LOR

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LORLetter Of Reprimand (military)
LORLord of the Rings (J.R.R. Tolkien)
LORLoss of Revenue
LORL'Osservatore Romano (Italian; Vatican newspaper)
LORLorton (Amtrak station code; Lorton, VA)
LORList of Requirements
LORLevel of Rigor
LORLiga Obrera Revolucionaria (Spanish: Revolutionary Workers League; Bolivia)
LORLearning Object Repository
LORLone Oak Ranch (Texas)
LORLetter of Recommendation
LORLindsey Oil Refinery (UK)
LORLights Out Restore
LORLow Resolution
LORLinux.Org.Ru (website)
LORLeft or Right (multiplayer games to coordinate squad movement)
LORLog Odds Ratio
LORLock Order Reversal
LORLetter Of Resignation
LORLight Output Ratio
LORLight-O-Rama
LORLetter Of Request
LORLine of Response (reconstruction of PET images medical imaging)
LORLoricrin
LORLife of Riley (webcomic)
LORLines of Resolution (surveillance cameras)
LORLoss of Resistance
LORLetter of Reference
LORLength of Residence (demographics)
LORLady of Rage (rap artist)
LORLevel Of Repair
LORLiverpool Overhead Railway (1893-1956)
LORLoss of Redundancy
LORLetter of Representation (legal document)
LORLimit of Reporting
LORLive on Restart
LORLunar Orbital Rendezvous
LORLoan Officer Registration (Michigan)
LORLevel of Responsiveness (emergency medicine and first aid)
LORLife of Ryan (MTV reality show)
LORLepidoptera of Orientalic Region
LORLift-Off Resist (engineering)
LORLocal Orthodox Rabbi
LORLondon Oil Reports (petrochemical industry; UK)
LORLocally-Optimum Rank (detector)
LORLogical Operator Replacement
LORLength of Read (genetics)
LORLeague of Reason (Internet forum)
LORLine Outage Recorder
LORLaing O'Rourke PLC
LORLock-Out Relay (electric power)
LORLimit Order Reconciliation
LORLoan Origination Record
LORLoss of Rents (Commercial Property Insurance)
LORLetter of Requirements
LORLoral Space and Communications Company (stock symbol)
LORLate Orders Received (TL 9000)
LORLevel of Reward
LORLetter of Repair
LORLaunch and Orbit Rising
LORLimit of Responsibility
LORLEC Order Request
LORLow-Frequency Omnidirectional Range
LORLikely Operational Range
LORLanguage Operator Replacement
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It was not in human nature--perhaps I ought to say it was not in the nature of a man who was in my situation--to refrain from showing some curiosity, on being asked to supplement a letter of recommendation by such a postscript as this.
Boris, during the campaign, had made the acquaintance of many persons who might prove useful to him, and by a letter of recommendation he had brought from Pierre had become acquainted with Prince Andrew Bolkonski, through whom he hoped to obtain a post on the commander in chief's staff.
The king made me a present to the value of about two hundred pounds English, and my protector, his kinsman, as much more, together with a letter of recommendation to a friend of his in Lagado, the metropolis.
"My letter of recommendation!" cried D'Artagnan, "my letter of recommendation!
"I want your worship, senor," said the farmer, "to do me the favour of giving me a letter of recommendation to the girl's father, begging him to be so good as to let this marriage take place, as we are not ill-matched either in the gifts of fortune or of nature; for to tell the truth, senor governor, my son is possessed of a devil, and there is not a day but the evil spirits torment him three or four times; and from having once fallen into the fire, he has his face puckered up like a piece of parchment, and his eyes watery and always running; but he has the disposition of an angel, and if it was not for belabouring and pummelling himself he'd be a saint."
On my way North I stopped in New York to try to get a letter of recommendation from an officer of a missionary organization who had become somewhat acquainted with me a few years previous.
Monte Cristo examined him with the same look that, at Rome, he had bent upon the execution of Andrea, and then, in a tone that made a shudder pass through the veins of the poor steward, -- "The Abbe Busoni, then told me an untruth," said he, "when, after his journey in France, in 1829, he sent you to me, with a letter of recommendation, in which he enumerated all your valuable qualities.
That same day she went to a print-shop, and, by help of a letter of recommendation she had obtained from Elie Magus, one of her picture-dealers, she obtained an order for the coloring of lithographs.
'I don't,' said Gabriel; 'to be plain with you, friend, you don't carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.'
'The gentleman,' pursued Mrs Clennam, 'on a former occasion brought a letter of recommendation to us from highly esteemed and responsible correspondents.
John Smauker, which was a sufficient letter of recommendation to any society of gentlemen whatever, or wherever.
And all this came of his having been christened Charles, and of his possessing, in consequence, that ingenuous face which is proverbially the very "best letter of recommendation."