DAMOCLES


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DAMOCLESDamage Monitoring and Control Expert System
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So this will be a sword of Damocles hanging over the heads of the chairpersons.
Jaguar Land Rover at Speke and Vauxhall at Ellesmere Port know all about operating under that particular sword of Damocles.
The threat of relegation hangs ominously above like the Sword of Damocles, and the future looks bleak.
Jol will probably leave White Hart Lane unless he gets Spurs into the Champions League - which means for the rest of the season he is working with the Sword Of Damocles hanging over him.
My suspension has been deeply damaging to my career, reputation and standing, in fact the whole of my life' it has been like a Damocles sword hanging over me."
They warned Don: "The sword of Damocles is hanging over your head."
But these proposals are not going to remove the Sword of Damocles hanging over the rural lines named yesterday.
He said: 'We called for an inquiry on the grounds that the council was predisposed to approve the scheme with the threat, like the sword of Damocles, of this potential multi-million-pound bill to clear tips on the site'.
Edcel Lagman on Tuesday warned that President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of national emergency on account of lawless violence hangs like a Damocles sword over the citizens' head.
"We've got 150,000 employees in [councils], we can't just have the sword of Damocles hanging over them."
"We do feel like we have the sword of Damocles hanging over us," said Dennis Carter, director of Croft-Promo-Sport, which organises the British Superbike Championships and the British Touring Car Championships at Croft, events which attract up to 30,000 people.
You don't want to look forward to a future where a sword of Damocles hangs over you.