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float

verb announce, attempt, buoy, buoy up, issue, launch, offer, present, project, promote, propel, sell, set in motion, try
Associated concepts: float a bond, float an idea or concept
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We, at Sowparnika, have around 80 per cent of the customers as the first-time homebuyers who are first time job seekers, entrepreneurs and also the floating population. This stands out as a great opportunity which Sowparnika aims to capitalise in building quality homes for the aspirational lifestyle of such young workforce at a reasonable price", said Raja Mukherjee, CMO at Sowparnika Projects and Infrastructure Pvt Ltd.
To complete the labor market picture, the floating population of displaced landless rural poor and jobless urban poor is supplemented by the floating population of migrant workers crossing borders.
The reducing trend of age onset in the suburban area might be attributed to the huge floating population in the working age.
It is high time that special attention is given to the children of floating population in our cities.
Tuberculosis Prevention and Control in Floating Population Implementation.
"This vast shipping trade also created an enormous floating population, especially when ships were held up in the Tyne - sometimes for weeks at a time.
"If we succeed in solving the challenges of a 'floating population,' there will be no need to relocate the capital, as this in itself can have several negative consequences," he said.
Most cases occurred among a floating population of adult migrant workers and permanent adult residents and their children (Figure); 67.3% of the cases in adults were in migrant workers.
"The UAE's got a sizable floating population, and what we have seen is that the individual transactions more often than not tend to be outsized," said Kassim.
The dossier mentions that the Shahjahanabad area has very narrow and inaccessible lanes surrounded by dense settlement and bad wiring overhead, coupled with a large floating population and high number of visitors.
The BJP government's aim of constructing 100 smart cities is a move to ease migration burden on tier-I cities and accommodate the rising quantum of floating population with adequate facilities.
In the People's Republic of China, for example, there is an annual 'floating population' of more than 150 million migrant rural labourers who regularly seek jobs in cities, but who lack the training to pursue more skilled work.

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