containment boom
боновое заграждение на случай разлива

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  • Containment — Con*tain ment, n. 1. That which is contained; the extent; the substance. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The containment of a rich man s estate. Fuller. [1913 Webster] 2. the act of containing. [PJC] 3. (Diplomacy) the act or policy of restricting the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Boom (containment) — Oil spill containment boom shown holding back oil A containment boom is a temporary floating barrier used to contain an oil spill. Booms are used to reduce the possibility of polluting shorelines and other resources, and to help make recovery… …   Wikipedia

  • boom — бон, боновое загряждение containment boom river boom to encircle with boom to place boom …   Pipeline dictionary

  • Domestic containment in post–World War II America — Domestic containment was the domestic manifestation of the foreign policy of containment, articulated in 1947 by Foreign Service officer George F. Kennan. When applied to a domestic context, containment produced a suppression of all social and… …   Wikipedia

  • Oil boom — This article is about economic booms in the oil sector. For the oil spill management device, see Boom (containment). An oil boom is a boom in the oil producing sector of an economy. Generally, this short period initially brings economical… …   Wikipedia

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  • Introduction —    It is hard to think of two more significant decades in U.S. history than the 1930s and 1940s. During these 20 years, the United States suffered the worst ever economic collapse during the Great Depression; underwent major political reform… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

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