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ACHAT. This French word signifies a purchase. It is used in some of our law books, as well as achetor, a purchaser, which in some ancient statutes means purveyor. Stat. 36 Edw. III.

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Argonne and Delphi have already shown on conventional four-stroke engines that the potential of gasoline compression ignition (GCI) is significant -- GCI provides diesel--like efficiencies, in a gasoline engine, without typical diesel engine and after treatment cost penalties," said David Johnson, president and CEO, Achates Power.
Despite being heavily outgunned, the brave crew of the Achates and other escorting vessels beat off the attack on the flotilla.
Additional information was made on the gastro-vascular cavity of Antholoba achates and its associated snail Adelomelon brasiliana.
When Dido calls his bluff, asking why Achates did not bid her farewell and commanding that the other Trojans set sail without Aeneas, the hero has no choice but to change his story again.
With these appointments, the Achates Power Board of Directors has increased to seven members and also includes: David Johnson, president and CEO, Achates Power, Inc.
Achates joins this week health technology companies Qualcomm and Independa Ventures in funding deals.
The Avery brothers say the Achates Foundation homes are operating legally because the federal Americans with Disabilities Act recognizes addiction as a disability, and federal courts have sanctioned congregate living arrangements for people with disabilities.
DETROIT, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Achates Power, Inc.
The city is seeking a court order to bar the Achates Foundation from housing more than six lodgers at each of its two ``sober-living'' homes - not the 15 the foundation says each home can accommodate.
SAN DIEGO, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Achates Power, Inc.
The Achates Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by two brothers, owns the homes in the 1200 block of West Lancaster Boulevard.
Our goal is to bring the world's most efficient engines to market that provide a cost-effective solutions to a sustainable future," said David Johnson, president and CEO of Achates Power.