THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
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noun, plural nix·es.
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Atom is riding a new wave of investor enthusiasm best exemplified by Robinhood, the app-based brokerage beloved by millennials that helped pioneer nixing stock trading fees.Atom looks to capitalize on the stock market craze with a new analytics subscription|rhhackettfortune|October 6, 2020|Fortune
When Bush’s Constellation program was nixed, it was still in a very early stage of development, marred by many technical and logistical problems.We need to shield the US space program from election cycle chaos|Neel Patel|October 5, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Republican state legislators have nixed the state’s old straight-ticket option, after 2018’s Democratic surge led to massive down-ballot wins in urban counties.
The Western States Petroleum Association, the industry trade group representing major companies like Chevron, pressed to nix the spill prohibition altogether and just preserve the longtime practice of containment.Oil Companies Are Profiting From Illegal Spills. And California Lets Them.|by Janet Wilson, The Desert Sun, and Lylla Younes, ProPublica|September 18, 2020|ProPublica
However, these effects were nixed in mice without a particular neuronal cell type—NPY cells—that partially form those phone lines between acupuncture and effect, suggesting that they’re necessary for acupuncture’s anti-inflammatory effects.We Need New, Safer Ways to Treat Pain. Could Electroacupuncture Be One?|Shelly Fan|August 18, 2020|Singularity Hub
Nix a couple of soybean subsidies and we could have avoided war and just bought the damn country.Up to a Point: P.J. O’Rourke on SOTU, the Super Bowl and Nukes|P. J. O’Rourke|January 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Pollock-Krasner Authentication Board continued to nix Red, Black and Silver, until they disbanded in 1996.Red, Black, and Silver’ Just May Be Jackson Pollock’s Last Painting|Anthony Haden-Guest|January 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But he did nix weekend hours, which still has some folks concerned.
After nearly three hours of abuse, Ogborn was forced by the man on the phone to perform oral sex on Nix.
After that, Nix was permitted by the cop to leave and find someone to replace him.
I wanted the old gent to start me up in it, but he said, 'Nix come arouse.'Wayside Courtships|Hamlin Garland
It is related that a man, who once saw a nix on the shore of the March busy at his work, threw a rosary upon it.The Science of Fairy Tales|Edwin Sidney Hartland
"Nix for the bungalow," he replied, using a slang word that had become immensely popular.The "Genius"|Theodore Dreiser
If this is not so, why then, 'nix cum arous; but if it is so, then could you not make a mark with him for me for U. S. Senator?Abraham Lincoln, Volume 2 (of 2)|William H. Herndon
"Nix on sitting up to hear the chimes," he confided to the family at breakfast the morning after the Spelling Match.Ethel Morton at Chautauqua|Mabell S. C. Smith