in support of


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in support of

Assisting or protecting another formation, unit, or organization while remaining under original control.
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This is an argument of some value in support of the theory that they were the original colonists of the wild islands of the coast of Scotland.
Mesa has also added dedicated professionals to double its engineering and support teams in support of its rapid growth.
NASDAQ: GLAS) announced today that it has signed a contract with EDS to provide integration services in support of its Information Technology Partnership (ITP) contract with the U.