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fluke

noun accident, blunder, bungle, chance good fortune, chance happening, chance misfortune, chance occurrence, error, fortuity, lucky situation, miscalculation, misinterpretation, misjudgment, misreading, misunderstanding, once in a lifetime occurrence, random achievement, random luck, random mistake, random success, stroke of bad luck, stroke of misfortune
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While the two headsmen were engaged in making fast cords to his flukes, and in other ways getting the mass in readiness for towing, some conversation ensued between them.
O the blazing tropic night, when the wake's a welt of light That holds the hot sky tame, And the steady forefoot snores through the planet-powdered floors Where the scared whale flukes in flame.
The new Fluke Connect-enabled camera makes it easy to share images and data with colleagues and clients from the job site
Best-ever images from Fluke, with the Fluke TiX Expert Series Infrared Cameras
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There continues to be questions concerning the Fluke recall.
In order to encourage positive work for vegetarianism, we have set up the Audrey Fluke Vegetarian Award (for an activist with words of encouragement) and the Ruth E.
0, which supports most current versions of Windows, is available in a software-only package for those upgrading from previous versions, or with cable and adapters for immediate use with the Fluke 45 Bench Meter (includes serial cable); Fluke 187 and 189 digital multimeters; Fluke 87-IV and 89-IV digital multimeters; and 53-II and 54-II thermometers.
According to the 1999 National Market Cow and Bull Beef Quality Audit, approximately 27% of condemned beef livers are attributable to liver fluke damage, and universities have reported fluke-infected cattle in previously uninfected areas.
Fluke soon employed six people and decided to return to Seattle.
He came to Fluke from a variety of industries including automotive, water/waste water, oil and gas, and systems integration with a process control and automation background.