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n. & v. i.1.See Hiccough.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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From Day 1, Canute went head to head with two other pedigree yachts: Two True, Andrew Saies' 2009 Rolex Sydney Hobart winner, and Just a Minor Hickup, Peter Coleman's Hick 39 from Melbourne.
Canute came up with three wins, Two True, with Brett Young at the helm won two, and Just a Minor Hickup scored one--and that's how they finished.
AFTER an opening day hickup, Rushall Olympic are firing on all cylinders with back to back wins to move them up the table.
Green depicted his own progress in alcoholism as a movement down a highway with visits at Jollification, Tipsy Bay, Blackeye Town, Peelshin Alley, Hog Pond, Hickup [sic] Tavern, Puke City, and Death River.
Other CYCA boats to represent the club are Don Young's Krakatoa and Bill Ure's Hickup. This summer is shaping up to be an even bigger with the boom of the Flying Tiger class on Sydney Harbour.
Line honours went to the Robert Hick designed 39-footer Just a Minor Hickup, skippered by Peter Coleman and Iain Gartley by a mere four minutes from Magic Carpet, Dean Coates' MBD 50, as they dashed across the 198 nautical mile course in galeforce westerly winds and heavy seas.
However, irritants and hickups like the Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) and others keep propping up to create unwanted diversions for it.
"If no reaction, global oil market shows it is very well supplied, which I doubt, looking at the current fundamentals worldwide and possible hickups. Don't forget, in addition to Iran, Venezuela and others are totally imploding, while Iraq, Libya, Nigeria and Algeria are not keeping up also," said the expert.
As for business that are integrating VAT into their invoicing, accounting and auditing systems, it is likely to come with some amount of initial hickups until people get used to the new system.
The DG said that legal hickups in the way of private seed breeders were being removed so that they could get an adequate and convenient way to produce and breed agriculture seed.
Some competitors were eager to spread stories about UV credibility and specifications along with "hickups" on early job installations in the U.S.
Ed Vermurlen AIA, president of Vermurlen Architecture, Inc of Grand Rapids MI said, "I have been working with the Beta version of VersaCAD/Parking Structure and have had no hickups. This software is a real breakthrough as it relieves the engineer or architect of the tedium of drafting and provides time for evaluating more alternatives leading to a more optimum design as well as time savings.."