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DIRDirectory
DIRDirector
DIRDirection
DIRDepartment of Industrial Relations
DIRDirect(ed)
DIRDirector's Office
DIRDirectional
DIRDirectorate
DIRDoing It Right (SCUBA diving)
DIRDaiwa Institute of Research Ltd (Japan)
DIRDiagnostic and Interventional Radiology
DIRDomestic Incident Report (NYPD)
DIRDigital Audio Interface Receiver
DIRDoctors Insurance Reciprocal
DIRDetailed Implementation Regulations (China)
DiRDifferentiated Reliability
DIRDefense Intelligence Report
DIRDivision of International Relations
DIRDrug Intervention Record (UK)
DIRDigital Image Restoration
DIRDetection, Isolation, Recovery
DIRDad in Room (chat)
DIRDisassembly Inspection Report
DIRData Item Requirement
DIRDepot Inspection & Repair
DIRDomestic Imagery Requirement (FEMA)
DIRDaily Information Report
DIRDiscovery Investigation Request
DIRDirective
DIRDirectly Interpretable Representation
DIRDépannage Informatique Rapide (French computer repairs)
DIRDirection Interdépartementale des Routes (French: Interdepartmental Directorate of Roads)
DIRDimension Informatique Réalisations (French: Dimension Data Projects)
DIRDissimilatory Iron Reduction
DIRDepartment of International Relations (various organizations)
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Equally little does this view explain why for several centuries the collective will is not withdrawn from certain rulers and their heirs, and then suddenly during a period of fifty years is transferred to the Convention, to the Directory, to Napoleon, to Alexander, to Louis XVIII, to Napoleon again, to Charles X, to Louis Philippe, to a Republican government, and to Napoleon III.
My temperament being opposed to doing anything with regularity, I opened the directory at hazard, and determined to make my first call at the first house that caught my eye.
He had shot big game in Siam, pearled in the Paumotus, visited Tolstoy, seen the Passion Play, and crossed the Andes on mule-back; while he was a living directory of the fever holes of West Africa.
The bay, as he remembered it, was magnificent, with water deep enough to accommodate the largest vessel afloat, and so safe that the South Pacific Directory recommended it to the best careening place for ships for hundreds of miles around.
When he returned to his hotel he examined the new directory, and found Miss Burgoyne's address still given as off Bedford Square, though at a new number.
He was too cunning to believe me; he went out to the public-house and looked at a directory.
In 1879 the New York telephone directory was a small card, showing two hundred and fifty-two names; but now it has grown to be an eight-hundred-page quarterly, with a circulation of half a million, and requiring twenty drays, forty horses, and four hundred men to do the work of distribution.
There were even such books of reference as the London Directory, the "Red" and "Blue" books, Whitaker's Almanac, the Army and Navy Lists, and it somehow gladdened my heart to see it, the Law List.
Danglars, however, while possessing a great admiration for the antique, as it was understood during the time of the Directory, entertained the most sovereign contempt for the simple elegance of his wife's favorite sitting-room, where, by the way, he was never permitted to intrude, unless, indeed, he excused his own appearance by ushering in some more agreeable visitor than himself; and even then he had rather the air and manner of a person who was himself introduced, than that of being the presenter of another, his reception being cordial or frigid, in proportion as the person who accompanied him chanced to please or displease the baroness.
All this, of the vessels named, is a matter of history, and is to be found in the SOUTH PACIFIC SAILING DIRECTORY.
A central goal of directory management is to better facilitate the exchange of information between directories and the various applications that rely on them.
the pioneer of virtual directory solutions, today announced record growth for 2006.
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