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resort

verb administer, adopt, apply, avail oneself of, bring into play, call forth, employ, enlist, exercise, fall back upon, have recourse, look to, make use of, practice, press into service, put to use, try, turn to for help, turn to for support, use, utilize
See also: contrivance, device, expedient, refuge, resource, stopgap

RESORT. The authority or jurisdiction of a court. The supreme court of the United States is a court of the last resort.

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Marina d'Or Holiday Resort will be able to update rates and inventory at property level through eRevMax's vast distribution network, whilst simultaneously monitoring and optimizing channel performance, thereby improving both online bookings and revenue opportunities.
Finnish construction companies Rantasalmi and VTR will reportedly take part in the construction of a new holiday resort in Parnu, Estonia.
com, a new travel destination search engine, it is now easier than before to find a holiday resort suitable for the individual needs and wishes of the traveller.
David Wright, from Sheldon, booked the two-week trip to Le Royal Holiday Resort in Egypt with Thomas Cook.
THE decline of the British holiday resort is well documented, yes us (seniors) can remember those golden days of day trips, Wakes weeks, when whole towns from the South Wales mining valleys, the cotton mill towns of Lancashire, the factory workers from Staffordshire etc.
Apparently, our garden is more like a holiday resort than, well, a holiday resort.
There's something for everyone at the UK's only combined theme park, zoo and holiday resort.
The brave teen was able to attend a court hearing in the holiday resort of Marmaris and said: "I'm feeling much better.
The mother-of-two from Bellingham, Northumberland, thought the feeling would pass after stepping off a flight to holiday resort Marmaris in 2005.
THREE-quarters of people choose a holiday resort because friends have already been there - but a fifth end up disappointed once they arrive.
Summary: A man has been charged in connection with the murder of a British tourist and the kidnapping of his wife, from a holiday resort in Kenya.
In 1995 cruise-ship magnate Knut U Kloster Jr came up with the idea of a liner that combined permanent accommodation for the super-rich with all the trappings of a luxury holiday resort.