skeleton crew

The minimum number of personnel needed to operate and maintain an item at its most simple operating requirements, such as a ship or business, during an emergency or shut down, and at the same time, to keep vital functions operating.

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  • skeleton crew — skeleton ,crew noun count just enough workers to keep a service or office operating: We ll be operating with a skeleton crew until after the holidays …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Skeleton Crew — ist der Titel einer Kurzgeschichtensammlung von Stephen King bestehend aus den drei Einzelbänden: Der Fornit Der Gesang der Toten Im Morgengrauen Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur U …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Skeleton Crew — infobox Book | name = Skeleton Crew title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover author = Stephen King cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Horror fiction short story collection publisher =… …   Wikipedia

  • Skeleton Crew — La niebla La expedición Historias fantásticas Dos historias para no dormir de Stephen King Género Cuentos Subgénero T …   Wikipedia Español

  • Skeleton Crew — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Skeleton Crew peut faire référence à : Skeleton Crew, un groupe de rock expérimental ; Skeleton Crew, un recueil de nouvelles de Stephen King,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skeleton Crew — Команда скелетов Skeleton Crew Автор: Стивен Кинг Жанр: антология Язык оригинала: английский Оригинал издан: 1985 Серия: «С …   Википедия

  • Skeleton crew — The term skeleton crew is used to indicate the minimum number of personnel needed to operate and maintain an item at its most simple operating requirements, such as a ship or business, during an emergency and, at the same time, to keep vital… …   Wikipedia

  • skeleton crew — skeleton staff/crew/service/ phrase just enough workers to keep a service or office operating, or the service being operated this way We’ll be operating with a skeleton staff until after the holidays. Thesaurus: groups of people who work… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Skeleton crew (disambiguation) — Skeleton crew is the minimum number of personnel needed to operate and maintain an item.Skeleton crew may also refer to: * Skeleton Crew , a Stephen King anthology *Skeleton Crew (band), an American experimental rock and jazz group *Skeleton Crew …   Wikipedia

  • Skeleton Crew (groupe) — Skeleton Crew était un groupe de rock expérimental des années 1980 centré autour du guitariste Fred Frith et du violoncelliste Tom Cora, plus tard rejoints par la harpiste et claviériste Zeena Parkins[1]. Auteur de deux albums, Learn to Talk… …   Wikipédia en Français

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