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  • 181commercial fishing — Introduction  the taking of fish and other seafood and resources from oceans, rivers, and lakes for the purpose of marketing them.       Fishing is one of the oldest employments of humankind. Ancient heaps of discarded mollusk shells (shell… …

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  • 182research and development — Introduction abbreviation  R and D,  or  R & D,         in industry, two intimately related processes by which new products and new forms of old products are brought into being through technological innovation. Introduction and definitions        …

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  • 183Thomas Jefferson: On Republican Government — ▪ Primary Source              The philosopher John Taylor (John Taylor of Caroline), who had stood with Thomas Jefferson through 20 years of political conflict, completed his magnum opus, An Inquiry into the Principles and Policy of the… …

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  • 184James Monroe: Second Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Monday, March 5, 1821       I shall not attempt to describe the grateful emotions which the new and very distinguished proof of the confidence of my fellow citizens, evinced by my reelection to this high trust, has excited… …

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  • 185Epact — • The surplus days of the solar over the lunar year; hence, more freely, the number of days in the age of the moon on 1 January of any given year. The whole system of epacts is based on the Metonic Lunar Cycle, and serves to indicate the days of… …

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  • 186Ecclesiastical Seminary —     Ecclesiastical Seminary     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Seminary     I. TERMINOLOGY     The word seminary (Fr. séminaire, Ger. Seminar) is sometimes used, especially in Germany, to designate a group of university students devoted …

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  • 187impracticable — adjective /ɪmˈpɹaktɪkəb(ə)l/ a) Not practicable; impossible or difficult in practice. b) Of a passage or road: impassable. Ant: practicable …

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  • 188Chain of responsibility — For the Chain of Responsibility Design Pattern, see Chain of responsibility pattern. The chain of responsibility is a policy concept used in Australian transport legislation to place legal obligations on parties in the transport supply chain or… …

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  • 189Criminal Procedure (Hong Kong) — Every society has its own sets of moral standards and expectations. Different legal systems and laws develop and evolve based on these moral standards and expectations. Following the common law system introduced into Hong Kong when it became a… …

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  • 190Track and field — For the video game, see Track Field (video game). Track and field The track and field stadium is at the heart of the sport Nickname(s) Track Characteristics Team mem …

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  • 191Portable appliance testing — For other uses, see PAT (disambiguation). A common label for certifying that a device has been tested. Portable appliance testing (commonly known as PAT or PAT Inspection or PAT Testing) is a process in the United Kingdom, New Zealand and… …

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  • 192practical — I noun adaptable, advantageous, aiding, all purpose, applicable, assisting, beneficial, commodious, conducive, convenient, effective, effectual, efficacious, efficient, employable, expedient, expediential, fitting, functional, handy, helpful,… …

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  • 193impracticable — ► adjetivo 1 Que no puede ser practicado o realizado: ■ su aventura parecía impracticable, pero lo consiguió al fin. SINÓNIMO imposible irrealizable 2 Que no puede ser transitado: ■ al llegar al camino intransitable tuvieron que dar la vuelta.… …

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  • 194platicable — (ant.) adj. Practicable. * * * platicable. adj. desus. practicable …

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  • 195practicabil — PRACTICÁBIL, Ă, practicabili, e, adj. 1. Care poate fi pus în practică, care este realizabil; de care te poţi folosi în mod concret. 2. Pe unde se poate umbla sau trece cu uşurinţă; accesibil. ♦ (Substantivat, n.) Element de decor constând dintr… …

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  • 196usable — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. available, utilizable, employable, at hand, useful, unused, good, serviceable, applicable, ready, subservient, helpful, utile, valuable, beneficial, profitable, advantageous, fit, deSirable, efficacious, instrumental,… …

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  • 197Possibility — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Possibility >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 possibility possibility potentiality Sgm: N 1 what may be what may be what is possible &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 compatibility compatibility &c.(agreement) 23 GRP: N 2 Sgm …

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  • 198impracticable — (adj.) incapable of being done, 1670s, from assimilated form of IN (Cf. in ) (1) not, opposite of + PRACTICABLE (Cf. practicable). Earlier in a sense of impassable (1650s) …

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  • 199world area forecast system — A world wide system by which world and regional area forecast centers provide aeronautical meteorological en route forecasts in uniform standardized formats (ICAO). The objective of the world forecast system is to: i. Supply meteorological… …

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  • 200feasible — *possible, practicable Analogous words: practical, *practicable: advisable, *expedient, politic: advantageous, *beneficial, profitable: suitable, appropriate, fitting, *fit Antonyms: unfeasible, infeasible: chimerical ( …

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