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Department of Labor


(Units) a unit of pain intensity, as measured by dolorimetry
[C20: by shortening, from Latin dolor pain]


Department of Labor.


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Noun1.dol - a unit of pain intensity
pain unit - a unit measuring the intensity of pain
2.DOL - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United StatesDoL - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in 1913
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA - a government agency in the Department of Labor to maintain a safe and healthy work environment
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He can't do without an engineer--don't you see--and as no respectable man can be expected to put up with such a table, he allows them fifteen dol lars a month extra mess money.
A final rule, promulgated by DOL, the expert agency required to enforce ERISA, and fully informed through its rulemaking process, is the best solution to actually ensure that Advisers are required to serve Retirement Investors' best interests," Mohrman-Gillis said.
The DoL briefed the Committee on its annual report for the 2014/15 financial year, revealing that well over R100 million in budgeted funds was not used and was returned to the National Treasury.
The 130-mile ride is part of a fundraising drive by charity Friends of Plas Dol Y Moch to raise the PS20,000 needed for the bikes, skills area, storage, bike tools and spares.
At a Monday meeting with caretaker Economy and Energy Minister Vasil Shtonov and caretaker Environment Minister Svetlana Zhekova, agreement was reached to extend the trial runs of the desulphurization unit for simultaneous use by units 1 and 2 of the Bobov Dol TPP by October 17.
The collection of homes at Dol Y Dderwen includes the four-bedroom Hurstwood house type.
Yet SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro, testifying at a House Financial Services Committee hearing in February, said while the SEC is helping the DOL update a definition of fiduciary, the SEC's own fiduciary standard project has "no connection" with the DOL project.
Under its MOU with the IRS, DOL will refer for investigation "information and other data that DOL believes may raise Internal Revenue employment tax compliance issues related to misclassification.
DOL on June 28 announced its plan to expedite the effective date of a proposed rule which would increase wages for H-2B workers by $1.
Second, we find a positive relation between DOE and beta, and between DOL and average stock returns in the cross-section.
Massimo, president of CJM Fiscal Management, an independent financial advisory firm, while the new DOL roles don't tackle all of the needs in this area, it's a good start.