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The only way that companies can prosper in these markets is to cut costs relentlessly and accept profit margins close to zero.
Ask a parent to help you cut cardboard into the shape of a television screen.
Every operation starts with a cut and ends when the incision is closed.
Place on a buttered sheet, and cut with scissors and shape.
Cut peel, including white pith, from oranges with a sharp knife.
Local authorities have certainly been squeezed and a rise in nominal expenditures is still a cut in real terms.
First cut through the folded side, then turn the card around and cut toward the fold.
And of course, we'll have to take money from the poor, sick and elderly to pay for all of that and the tax cut to the rich.
The shaggy domes, each about ten feet across, are built from cut branches and sealed with mud.
How well commercially grown cut herbs will keep also depends on when they were cut and how they have been handled since then.
Even as cars are growing safer, they are becoming increasingly complex puzzles for rescue workers who might have to cut into them.
Cut out the bat, witch, and witch's cape from one printout.
Paper airplane contest awards the flimsy fliers that are a cut above the rest.
If you're serving a group, make a few different kinds of sandwiches and cut them into small squares.
Cut plants back by half in fall to keep them compact.
In other words, it needs tons of customers, and that could be the underlying reason for this incredible price cut.
The only sensible way to cut the deficit is to reduce the military spending.
Cut in a convex form known as a cabochon, this red tourmaline could also be called a rubellite because of its red coloration.
Before using cut flowers in arrangements, dip stems in boiling water or hold in a flame for a few seconds to prevent sap bleed.
Their goal was to evaluate forest resources, focusing especially on sites scheduled to be cut.
If this is going to cut someone's electric bill and clean the environment for their children.
And they cut terraces into the hillsides, progressively steeper, from the valleys up the slopes.
Medium to small dahlias make the best cut flowers for arrangements.
Cut out a block template with thin cardboard to the desired dimensions.
She cut off the large leaves and cleaned the stringy stalks with a paring knife.
Roll artichokes in oil to coat, and turn cut sides down.
Apply glue stick to the back of the cut piece of paper.
It is readily available, flexible, malleable and easy to cut.
If you need to repair a damaged plant, look for a latent bud and make your pruning cut above it.
Cut marks on the skulls suggest an early form of mortuary practice.
First, the heat-treated poles are measured, cut and mitered together.
When leaves drop in late winter or early spring, cut stems back to two buds and reduce watering to minimum.
Cut holes in the center of the cardboard and tablecloth for your head.
Stuff a few pieces of blue cheese into the cut top of each fig.
Cut from the outside to allow the center part of the plant to keep growing.
Cut a hole big enough around the pumpkin stem so that you can easily clean out the pumpkin.
Loggers also destroy silky habitat when they cut down, illegally, valuable rosewood trees.
To produce fewer, larger flowers next spring, cut back some of the stems to the base of the plant.
Tell students to cut out the dinosaur picture squares and mix them up.
Cut back fuchsias and marguerites to encourage new blooms.
But experts agree that more realistic water pricing and improved water management will significantly cut agricultural water use.
The more stems you cut to the ground in winter or early spring, the more open and arching next year's growth will be.
If plant becomes straggly, cut it back in fall add to my plant list.
Cut away the bottom and the lower third of the sides.
Once fruiting begins, cut back on water but don't let plants become stressed.
As the plant develops, cut off all but two main stems.
Cut out top of small pumpkin and scoop the inside clean.
Switching from a power to a reel mower will give a cleaner cut and reduce noise and pollution.
Goldman's decision to cut staff comes as no surprise.
The size of the cut also brings more fear than comfort.
Cut at an angle from each corner on the edge to the marked center point, which removes a triangle from the side of the cup.
He is against raising taxes so, if growth does not pick up, he must cut spending instead.
The cut in pension contributions was approved, though with some caveats, by independent actuaries.
Insert the end of scissors into the hole and continue to cut along the line around the bottle.
Use scissors to cut out the animal picture squares below.
Marketing spending is one of the first things companies decide to cut when faced with slowing sales.
On weekends and at night, turn the heat down to cut power usage when no one is in the building.
Scientists have found that ingesting a particular plant extract prior to drinking may cut the risk of a severe hangover in half.
They cut their peat from the high ridge and harvested fish from the sea.
Electric cars could cut greenhouse gas emissions if used properly.
Cut off the top of one plastic bottle with the knife at the point where it begins to widen out below the pouring spout.
Mayors are often better equipped than presidents to cut greenhouse gases.
Cut the lattice supports to fit snugly between the posts behind the bench.
G ray-green leaves of these plants are lobed or finely cut.
As memory demands grow and devices shrink, current storage techniques won't cut it.
Diversity can be a powerful tool--but it is one that can cut both ways.
The best time to cut stems and branches is in the early morning or evening when the air is cool.
The storm in the northern cell began looking anemic as the new line of storms cut off its supply of warm, moist air.
Better insulation for high-voltage cables could keep them dry during deluges and cut transmission loss.
Extensive evacuation would be impossible because the surging water would cut off the few escape routes.
For best results, cut previous year's stems to ground in winter or early spring.
For an animal to be considered kosher, it must be killed by a swift cut across the throat with a perfectly sharpened knife.
Reduce your amount of driving time to cut air pollution.
Cut the vegetables at home, make the dressing, then toss everything together when you're ready to eat.
Forests are also cut as a result of growing urban sprawl.
But poor farmers, who have been largely cut out of export profits, traditionally choose subsistence farming.
It's only when they are cut and polished that they obtain the brilliance and luster that makes them so valued.
Solar panels on the roof can cut a homeowner's use of conventional electricity in a sunny climate.
With scissors, cut the gloves from the frozen hands.
Make a cut from the tip of one corner point to the center of the paper along a fold line.
If you do not have enough, consider splitting each cork lengthwise and work with the cut sides down.
When an apple is cut open, chemicals inside the apple combine with oxygen from the air to form a brown coating.
Many sea turtles are injured by accident, caught in fishing nets or cut by boats' propellers.
The water pressure of a river can cut deep into a river bed.
Once the salt has been cut from the mine, slabs are loaded onto camel caravans.
Cut emissions by reducing travel as much as possible.
In some places, deep canyons and channels cut through the continental shelves.
IN preparing bread for sandwiches, cut slices as thinly as possible, and remove crusts.
Cut eggs in thin slices, and lemon in thin slices, removing seeds.
Cut remnants of cold broiled steak or roast beef in one-inch cubes.
Remove outside leaves from a small solid white cabbage, and cut off stalk close to leaves.
Insert twelve large lardoons in a four-pound piece of beef cut from the round.
Pare and cut out eyes, pick off small pieces with a silver fork, continuing until all soft part is removed.
Soak cherries in rum to cover one hour, then cut in pieces.
Weigh oranges, and allow three-fourths their weight in cut sugar.
Next thing you know, useless boondoggles are being cut and rational decisions are being made.
In the infamous ad, the blade carved through tin cans with ease and then deftly cut paper-thin slices of tomato.
Adding occupancy sensors, which turn lights off when no one's around, and other lighting controls can cut costs even further.
Cut back flowering types after bloom to avoid unwanted reseeding.
The key to successful grilling is starting with a tasty cut of meat.
Mark and cut carefully so the angle iron will be level.
In mild-winter regions, cut them back by about one-third to one-half.
Cut the dough with a dough cutter or knife into desired thickness.
Also it could bring in money to help the space programs, that are being cut back.
After giving each stem a fresh cut, place them in any obvious holes.
Most state governors will have to either raise taxes or cut spending-exactly what not to do when recovering from a recession.
After all, the administration claims that the budget would cut the deficit in half over five years.
Some will argue that pension schemes will simply cut benefits instead.
The cut in benefits for lone parents was highly emotive, but it yielded tiny savings.
As a consequence, tuition is expected to continue to increase as state budgets are cut and create access problems for students.
For any gourmet of cultural criticism with an unabashed taste for truth, this is the prime-cut book of the year.
Reversible logic could cut the energy wasted by computers to zero.
Even larger companies could struggle with development if funding is cut significantly.
Meanwhile a number of technologies promise to cut down on emissions from coal plants.
Windows that absorb or reflect light and heat at the flick of a switch could help cut heating and cooling bills.
Cutting the size of a battery system in half could cut its cost by as much as half, too.
Many an expensive gadget has been cut down in its prime by an accidental soaking.
The process requires little additional energy to run, and can further cut down on energy costs by producing its own power.
But when incentives were cut, there was little interest in new projects.
Doubling the efficiency of solar cells could cut the cost of solar power in half.
If such a law does something to cut fuel prices in the short term, it may do more harm than good.
He expects that feedlots will shut down and ranchers will need to cut down the size of their herds.
The idea of concentrating sunlight to reduce the size of solar cells--and therefore to cut costs--has been around for decades.
E-ink will radically cut battery requirement in such device.
Despite gaining some temporary benefits, communities that clear-cut their forests end up no better off than those who do not.
How to cut through the info blitz and actually get some work done.
Each time a cell divides, its chromosome tips are cut off, until finally it dies.
Fossils weaken the strength of cut stone and many people discard them outright.
These dolls feature clothes you can also cut out and put on the figure in question.
The placenta must be cut in half and rubbed with sea salt to cure it.
When he cut open the frog's stomach, he found mites and lots of them.
He drew out the nerve, cut it in two, and tucked the two ragged ends back into their sheath.
In this test, a beam of light is projected through two parallel slits cut in an opaque barrier and then onto a white screen.
The mesh would also reduce drag, letting a cloaked sub or ship cut through the water more efficiently than a traditional vessel.
Keeler cut open one mouse's eye and put it under a microscope.
But the findings of the study weren't all so cut and dry.
They hunker down, cut spending, and wait for good times to return.
Human beings have never quite become comfortable with the idea of having their bodies cut open after they die.
The gist, she said, was that in order to be successful you have to cut off one of your burners.
At the moment, though, short-term rates are already near zero and can't be cut further.
Let them cool, then cut them open and remove the pips.
But that would have cut the company off from the vast majority of computer users.
People want the government to help provide jobs, but they also want it to cut the deficit.
He was tall, with a crew cut, and his voice was raspy from years of inhaling smoke from fires and cigarettes.
Big and beefy, this luscious cut of meat definitely has a celebratory presence.
Mix together oil, fish sauce, and soy sauce and brush on cut sides of bread.
Cut firm-textured bread into thin slices and toast them lightly.
Spring for thick-cut slices, which allow you to fit enough for four to six people in one large rimmed baking sheet.
Cut out as many rounds as possible with lightly floured cutter, transferring to a sheet of wax paper.
Cut into the bombe and you'll see cherry ice cream dotted with crisp chocolate wafer cookies and toasty walnuts.
Transfer dough to a floured surface and cut in half.
Cut out as many rounds as possible with lightly floured cutter.
Cut remaining peel, including white pith, from both oranges with a paring knife.
Brush cut sides with oil and season with salt and pepper.
Cut out and discard center rib and stem from each leaf.
Thick-cut seasoned potatoes can be roasted along with tortilla chicken drumsticks.
Simple steps to cut down on drinking or stop drinking alcohol.
When that point is reached, the government can begin to cut back spending to reduce it further.
Some cut a piece from a leaf and drop it to the ground, while others carry the leaf fragment to a depot.
They quartered people with chainsaws, cut off tongues and testicles.
They put a cloth or cover over the outside of the box to cut out the light and restrict my air supply.
She cut the conversation short as the kids selected some of her wares and left without any money changing hands.
Over the turquoise lake, beyond the eternal hemlocks, down through the clouds cut by rainbow.
They placed a cloth or cover over the box to cut out all light and restrict my air supply.
It offers quick answers precisely because it is so easy to cut corners.