large spread

large spread

A report by an observer or a spotter to the ship to indicate that the distance between the bursts of a salvo is excessive.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Shares of XRT are up 53c, or 1.3%, to $40.08 this morning as optimism on trade lifts equities, with a large spread on the NYSE-Arca where a customer sold 20K Sep 6th 40/40.5 call spread for 25c as shares traded near morning highs at $40.34.
"A large spread of what appears to be walls buried by rubble, and possibly even a square tower, is the target of our excavation trench, commencing next week: what it is, of course remains to be seen.
Sa'adat, in a statement to SANA, said that the black beetles have a very short life span that ranges from 22 to 26 days and they are attracted to the light at night, noting that their large spread over the past two days in several areas in Damascus and its countryside came as a result of heavy rains and the expansion of vegetation.
Competition will rise and prices could drop as firms fight for a limited pipeline of work: "There will be more competition, which we don't mind, and within that mix of contractors there will be a large spread of capabilities as well as prices.
The large spread contained more than 20 salads by my count, a similar number of main course dishes, and innumerable desserts.
At the meeting, the Minister of Water stressed the need to redouble efforts and increase the readiness to face the epidemic, especially in light of a large spread of the epidemic in the country.
Ducks tend to gather in small groups on the rivers he hunts, so a large spread won't look realistic.
Ibon, in its alternative universe, imagines enterprises enjoy such large spread in profitability that they may absorb the larger labor bill and not pass it off to the consumers.
He started out by putting about a tenner on a large spread of random numbers on the 20p Roulette game at 35/1, and then another tenner on a third of the board - but lost the lot in two minutes.
Conveniently located on Olaya Street near King Fahad Road, the award-winning hotel will be offering guests a large spread for Iftar and Suhour during the month of Ramadan and a lavish breakfast to celebrate Eid.
There is a large spread of modernisation in society, how do you see this issue?