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n. street slang for methamphetamine, a drug in a chrystaline form which supposedly stimulates the senses, is popular with some illicit drug users, and is addictive. It smells bad, has serious unhealthy side effects, and its possession, use and sale without a prescription are all crimes. (See: narcotics, controlled substance)

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In the spirit of such studies, I examine speed up's enabling discourses and technologies, and I approach workers and managers as cocreators of such narratives.
"We design innovative strategies, improve customer service, speed up order cycle times and tighten control of global supply chains," says Young.
Recognizing that we have to simplify and speed up our processes, we are developing systems that will take 50% of the paper handling out of our process.