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TO COMPASS. To imagine; to contrive.
     2. In England, to compass the death of the king is high treason. Bract. 1. 3, c. 2 Britt. c. 8; Mirror, c. 1, s. 4.

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The Department of Transportation will allow Northwest Airlines' subsidiary Compass Airlines to start flying out of Dulles International Airport next month.
Last week, Compass announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.
Based in the Kansas City metropolitan area, Compass Minerals is the second-leading salt producer in North America and the largest in the United Kingdom.
This acquisition will give DeepStore a physical presence in the thriving London market," explained Angelo Brisimitzakis, Compass Minerals president and chief executive officer.
DeepStore is now a subsidiary of Compass Minerals and its results will be consolidated in the company's financial statements.
The Collarity Compass enables publishers to deliver more effective site and Web search results by providing each visitor with the power to automatically define what is most relevant for them and provide search guidance for future searchers.
Gelson is currently the General Counsel of Compass Exchange, and is primarily responsible for its legal and product development activities.
With so many accounts spread across the country, we needed a solution to increase our broadband capabilities," said Roland Falcon, vice president, IT infrastructure and operations with Compass Group, The Americas.
Quality Compass 2006 also includes audited HEDIS and CAHPS data for four new clinical measures, including Use of Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain.
into a higher-return, internal-growth opportunity," explained Angelo Brisimitzakis, president and chief executive officer of Compass Minerals.
Expand Networks has experienced strong channel demand for Compass since the January launch coming from existing partners, which include Emergent Online and Dimension Data, as well as new ones joining the program such as Syscom (USA) Inc.