mop-up

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mop-up

(mŏp′ŭp′)
n.
The act or an instance of mopping up; a concluding operation.

mop′-up`



n.
the act or process of mopping up; completion of an operation or action.
[1895–1900]
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NORTHERN CORRIDORWachiras relatives in Kanjuu village, Gichugu Constituency said they learnt of his arrest on social media but have not heard from him or the government.Security has been heightened and mop-ups increased in counties on the northern corridor.
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Despite the level of system liquidity at N371.5billion as of Friday, dealers are expectant that money market rates will trend slightly higher on the back of expected Open Market Operation (OMO) mop-ups and the planned Wednesday bond auction of N100 billion.
The EPI programme is building upon the lessons learnt from the previous campaign as well as the mop-ups which have been recently completed by the provinces, based on which a comprehensive micro planning and timelines have been developed in consensus with the provinces.
An amount of US 2,206,603 will be utilized to procure approximately 15,134,450 doses of OPV to be used specifically for mop-ups, especially in areas with outbreaks of wild polio virus, US 1,052,738 will be utilized for procurement of cold chain equipment for strengthening the vaccine management component and US 71,000 for cold chain technician training.
This will be due to: 1) IMF debt repayment of US$420 million in November, 2) seasonal uptick in oil imports in winter, 3) possible delays in release of CSF and 4) potential SBP OMO mop-ups. Although the SBP governor has recently given his vote of confidence on Rupee and news reports point to imminent steps such as reducing the quantum of oil imports (maintaining a reduced stock), analysts fear exchange rate to remain under pressure over the next few months.
After that, comes the safety inspections, the mop-ups, the dry-outs, and the replacement of massive boilers, electrical boxes and other assorted parts that make up the guts of a skyscraper.Not since the Sept.
"I can tell you from 10 years of research, efforts, partnership, investigation, mop-ups, negotiations, etc., there is a real opportunity here," O'Brien said by email yesterday.
Of note is that routine vaccination coverage improved in both Bihar and Uttar Pradesh over the last several years at the same time the two states conducted almost monthly SIAs and frequent large-scale mop-ups.
In urban areas, vaccination teams began with captive populations and ended with door-to-door "mop-ups." In rural areas, the campaign began in more isolated places and moved towards city centers with door-to-door "mop-ups" or micro-concentration.
In addition, seven subnational immunization days (SNIDs) and four large-scale (multidistrict) mop-up^ activities were conducted during 2009, and five SNIDs and three large-scale mop-ups were conducted during January-October 2010 (Figure 1).
Of the 234 SIAs, 59 were conducted in the six countries where polio was endemic during 2005:17 SIAs in India (two NIDs and 15 SNIDs), 11 in Pakistan (eight NIDs and three SNIDs), 12 in Afghanistan (four NIDs, six SNIDs, and two mop-ups), seven in Egypt (six NIDs and one SNID), five NIDs in Niger, and seven in Nigeria (four NIDs and three SNIDs).