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  • noun Alternative spelling of tick box.


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  • The 'More' button at the top of the interface reveals the Transit tickbox, which is capable of overlaying the various forms (buses, trains etc.) onto a regular map.

    The most recent articles from 2009

  • Doctors today are increasingly being forced to work in a 'tickbox' culture - the treatment we give is determined less by clinical benefit than by diktat, largely as a result of Government imposed guidelines and growing supervision of our work.

    Home | Mail Online 2009

  • First, it won't let me login unless I do not click the "remember me" tickbox.

    An LJ post about Twitter is exciting stuff pabba 2009

  • Yet Andrew Lansley, the health secretary, last week outlined plans for a major upheaval of the service in England that are clearly motivated by both intense unhappiness with the NHS in its current form and a belief that it needs emancipation from the dead hand of tickbox-obsessed penpushers.

    NHS reforms: Is Andrew Lansley's brutal surgery really needed? 2010

  • The Bond trailers always seem to run through a standard trailer tickbox system.

    Sunday Discussion: Killing the Experience - Trailers Showing Too Much « 2008

  • Obviously this unacceptable to those tickbox t*****s - the Sarg and I recently wrote my interim review, in which we had to justify my poor performance in this area.

    I Could Want You, But I Don’t. « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG Inspector Gadget 2007

  • They created tickbox unemployment, removed incentives for industry to start up, created a vast unemployment drain and made so many fundamental errors like selling off 400 metric tonnes of gold for nothing and investing in schemes which went bottom up.

    [you bastards] manouevering us to serfdom 2009

  • Subscribe to Comments add tickbox to comment form so commenters get email notification of new comments

    World of WordPress at Helpful Technology 2009

  • Wee Murph was the kind of boy for whom the 'easily distracted' tickbox had been added to school report cards.

    A Big Boy Did It and Ran Away Brookmyre, Christopher, 1968- 2001

  • Run Tidy on your file, telling it just to look for errors (tidy - e if running from a command-line; if you're using a GUI version, there should me a menu option or tickbox for showing errors only).

    The Project Gutenberg FAQ 2002 Jim Tinsley


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