Utu


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utu

(ˈuːtuː)
n
1. (Commerce) compensation or reward
2. revenge or retribution
3. (Commerce) payment, price, or money
[Māori]
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Noun1.Utu - sun god; counterpart of Akkadian Shamash
Sumer - an area in the southern region of Babylonia in present-day Iraq; site of the Sumerian civilization of city-states that flowered during the third millennium BC
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Pakzaban's experience with thirty-eight patients undergoing a single- or multi-level UTU in conjunction with an ACDF procedure.
Children are sacrifical lambs on altar of political difference AVRIL HALL CALLAGHAN UTU, YESTERDAY
Utu Acts Utu accepted his Utu accepted his Utu accepted his tears / tears.
The agreement with the Cleveland-based UTU follows the accord reached in January with the other unions, which averted a strike that could have disrupted Washington-based Amtrak's trains as well as commuter rail services that use its lines.
the UTU is the largest railroad operating union in North America, with more than 500 locals.
The NCCC's insistence that the UTU agreement - whose wage and benefit provisions are unacceptable to every other rail labor organization -- forms a pattern for all employees in the industry is designed to frustrate multi-union, multi-employer bargaining.
Supervisor Yaroslavsky is entitled to say anything he wants, but our concern is getting a contract for our members,'' said UTU consultant Goldy Norton.
The UTU members on the DM&IR are principally involved in operating CN trains hauling pelletized iron ore in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
UTU spokesman Goldy Norton said he thought it was possible an agreement could be reached today, ``but whether it's going to happen remains to be seen.
The UTU has worked to improve the working conditions of rail and bus workers for more than 120 years," said UTU International President Paul Thompson.
Upon approval by the International UTU, the agreement will be subject to ratification by the affected UTU membership.