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People often examine things and objects by comparing their similarities or differences in order to judge the specific characteristics, qualities and the degree of their merit. This category includes all the questions and answers to relate things with their similarities and to distinguish with their differences that decide their specific nature in contrast to their counterparts being compared.
It depends on your interest and talent. Both are BS degrees, but CS is more technical than IT. CS will deal heavily in math, science and physics as well has chip design, manufacturing, compiler and operating system design. Typical minors are math or electronics. Computer Science is more difficult …
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Some improvements have been lighter phones, call waiting, caller ID, and conference calls. There have also been advances that help businesses. At the company I work with all the phones are hooked into the computer terminals and they run with a program on the terminal. Open it up and you get a listin…
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yes you do because i use to have a pool and so did one of my freinds and they had less algae than we did and they used baquacil
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These days, there are several Web sites that offer comparison prices on products offered by retailers, auctions and classifieds. You can find several comparison shopping sites by doing a simple Internet search. But there are so many to choose from, you may wonder how to choose a comparison site. We…
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you put roaring star in a sentence by thinking why you gonnna use roaring star and write down some ideas on it , then put it in a sentence then you cany put it in a poem if you want to.♥
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Living is easier in America versus a lot of other countries because all the money you make, for the most part, is not spent on living. You can usually afford other commodities that other people in other countries can not. Free time is also a factor you have more of in America versus other countries.…
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Pros-It's free -Share pictures and people can comment them -Get the news about celebs -It's fun -Tons of people have a myspace so there got to be some you know -Message and IM people across the world -You can customize your page anyway you wantCons-You have to have an E-mail address -Its conf…
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The following is an educated guess. 240 Volts is 240 Volts. Unless the equipment inherently depends on some aspect of the frequency for operation [50 hertz instead of 60 hertz], it should work if you simply change the plug. WHY NOT CONTACT THE MANUFACTURER FOR ITS ADVICE?!
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Arguably, the only thing Italy had that was better to its American counterpart was anything made by Beretta.alothough i agree with the answer above, he has mentioned nothing about Americas tanks vs. Italian tanks. The Italian Tank was small, fast, and should have been uses for recon work not spearhe…
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Answer TO DIFFIACULT TO DO MANLots of stuff will have to be done...motor mounts will have to replaced and new ones set. new tranny, new exhaust and realined... sorry buddy but if this is a project car go ahead put a new engine in it...but if its not i would scrap the car and buy a new or used one ..…
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To be completely honest, I'm not gonna read this whole thing. Couple points to be made from skimming: 1. Synthetic is not thinner than conventional. 2. Potential leaks "caused" by a high mileage switch to synthetic oil is caused by poor maintenance prior to the switch resulting in there being …
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3.7 qrts and the oil fill cap will usually say what grade oil if not depending on where u live 5-30w or 10-30w is what u should use
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Everlasting Love Not sure if it's the same version, but Natalie Cole sang it in the 80's. Amen Corner in the 60's
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A study of karate is overwhelmingly positive, but there are some negatives. And a great deal will depend upon the style of karate, the school and the specific teacher. Pros Health Benefits Flexibility Muscle Tone Stress Relief Cardio Vascular work outs Self Defense Improves Focus Provides Achievab…
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Pros: Any good and proper martial arts practice will strengthen the mind and body when taught correctly, and followed diligently. The body will become more flexible and coordinated and a person will better know how and when to defend themselves. Taekwondo is one of the most common martial arts in th…
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Whether you like hockey or basketball is , of course, a personal preference. As an ice hockey fan, I love the speed, body contact, violent nature, etc., of hockey which basketball doesn't have. But I follow basketball because it has a different skill set and is exciting in its own way. So my recomme…
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Yes and is all so more fun. Free webs is more on creating website while Myspace more socializing (getting friends)I believe freewebs might be more social, but there about the same after all freewebs does have a chatbox
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Answer MythBusters (Discovery Channel) actually performed this exercise with various fixtures and bulb types. They found that the initial surge (created when the light is turned on) is the equivalent of that same bulb remaining on for a fraction of a second.
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It usually means you are getting to know each other. If you are simply "seeing" someone, you are not an item. When you are seeing someone you can still see other people, but conventially, you can have only one boyfriend or girlfriend (in the sense of a romantic relationship).
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Try a tune-up......Not sure what the problem could be, I'd start with a tune up, including your fuel filter, But it sounds like your timing is off. On my 93, the timing is set by a computer that I can't control. So, do the tune up ( plugs, wires, cap and rotor, and fuel and air filter ) and see if t…
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Technology is always changing dramatically. During WW2, many new things were invented for the war effort, so the in the 1950s there was more advanced technology than before the war. Such as televisions being introduced into homes, and the use of plastic becoming more popular.
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No, the '89 is still the renix based control unit. Commonly available scanners will not work with a renix system since it stores no codes. I have heard that dealerships used to have some sort of scan tool that worked on renix based motors, but I've yet to hear of anyone who actually has such a tool …
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There is a significant difference between the character of Satan in Dante's Divine Comedy and the character of Satan in Milton's Paradise Lost. Satan is portrayed as inhuman and animalistic being in the Divine Comedy and an intellectual character who could be sympathized with in Paradise Lost.
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Sounds like a lot of blow-by. Could be piston rings in one or more cylinders. With any of that going on your pretty much asking for an overhaul. Anything can make that happen, best bet is to tear it down and make sure it's only piston rings not a bad cylinder wall etc.
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The KT in gold relates to the Purity, the lower the KT the less gold is in it..24k is pure gold, 18k is 75% gold, 14k is 58.5% gold, etc. Gold is mixed with alloy metals to give it strength, since pure 24k is rather too soft for jewelry. The type of metal alloy used will give gold different colors, …
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Answer Assuming speed of light at 300,000 km/sec, answer is 30 years. 10 light years = 300,000 x 3600 x 24 x 365 x 10 = 9.4608 x 1013 km t = 9.4608 x 1013 / 100,000 = 948.08 x 106 seconds 948.08 x 106 / 3600 / 24 / 365 = 30 years Answer I'll do some rounding. Light travels at 299,792.458. …
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It's as simple as this: what seems fair is actually foul, and what seems foul is actually fair.
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The pro's: for some people it may work. The cons: It is not based on any reliable scientific principles.
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It depends what you think if you think soccer is better then pick soccer but if you think basketball is better then pick basketball. I a rep soccer player so I like soccer because I can score goals and go to tournaments.
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According to the American Heritage Dictionary, salient means: as an adjective:Projecting or jutting beyond a line or surface; protruding.Strikingly conspicuous; prominent. Springing; jumping: salient tree toads.as a noun: A military position that projects into the position of the enemy.A projecting…
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The pros of recess are it is good physical exercise. It will decrease obesity. It releases tension that aids concentration. The cons are that to fit recess in, the school day would have to be longer.
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A "hussy" is an old fashion word up until the 40s when a girl was "loose", "played around", "party girl" or a girl with a bad reputation. Rebecca L.
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Leith?Leith, you mean? Leith: n., A district of Edinburgh, Scotland, on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth. It is a noted seaport and shipbuilding center. (http://dictionary.reference.com/search?r=2&q=leith)Lieth is old English for "lies", you usually find it in English Literature books.
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Thoroughfare It means highway A thoroughfare is another way to describe a road or a path that forms a route between two places. Sometimes, the main road through a small town is called a thoroughfare.
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Answer A malapropism in literature is a type of humor when a character uses a wrong, but similar word. For example, in Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, the nurse says the word "confidence" when she really means conference, and "indite" instead of invite. The question remains, what was thi…
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This could be Galena Illinois. There is no other item close to this spelling in geographical listings.
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"Evil" is anambiguous term meaning opposite of good. Because of perspective there is not a real answer to "What is evil?", i.e. kill 20 people in your town your a serial killer while as if you kill 20 people during war you are considered a hero. So simply "evil" is something YOU consider not good …
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the answers is on ask jeeves
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Answer Soccer- 3.3 billion fans Not true - the most played sport internationally is claimed to be volleyball, with basketball second. Soccer / football comes third or fourth (to table tennis, depending on your source)
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Calotype-lit. beautiful image or type, is an obsolete photographic technique that is somewhat similar to Daguerrotype. As far as I knwo it is obsolete and no modern outfits make any kits or supplies for its usage. It may have used wet plates which pose operational and these days environmental-chemic…
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Answer ANSWER: Prolonged simply means that something is lengthened in its extent. You can have the flu that was "PROLONGED" due to having a weak immune system. Or you could have a prolonged wait at the airport due to a delayed aircraft. Answer it could mean that the body temperature does kee…
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Local government in the United states is less directly answerable to the national government than is local government in Britain.
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Youtube has some great tutorials if you're just starting out, search engines are useful for text guides, and good ol trial and error works well enough too!
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A hover board is a board that has magnets on bottom. The reason that it has magnets is so it can propel itself upward with the magnetic pull in the ground. The way that they propel themselves upward is the same way two north magnets deflect from each other. The hover board has a special battery in i…
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A reference point is part of the definition of movement or displacement. The difference, over time, of your distance or orientation to a given reference point or points defines movement.
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Track lighting is awsome if you are trying to spot light say, some pictures. It's not so good if you are wanting to light up the whole room.
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Lysol is not considered a type of basic solution. It is considered a type of acidic solution due to being comprised of mostly hydrochloric acid.
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If your car originally had full synthetic, then you should go with that. But if it came with regular/conventional oil then it wouldn't be smart to switch unless you have it flushed out because it can cause carbon build-up inside, which will make the motor run harder and heat up more.
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Prophase is the first step in Mitosis (part of interphase) and it's when the chromatid pairs become visible and the spindle is beginning to form.
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It generally means "spoken language" That includes slang and idiomatic phrases used in everyday speech.
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Both old and modern industry sought to innovate by reducing the costs of production over the 'old ways.' New industry has shifted the production to areas with lower wages, rather than improving the domestic process.
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The gravity of Mercury is approximately 38% that of Earths gravity at the surface. Here are some comparisons: A 150 lbs person would weight 57 lbs on Mercury.You would be able to jump about 2.63 times as high on Mercury making a person capable of jumping over their head doing a standard stationary …
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Answer blue or orange is both possible check for numbers at back top of motor next to trans i believe that 75-79 corvette engines were painted blue originally. i know for a fact 79 is blue but I cannot remember which year it started.
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There is a great relationship between motivation and retention. If you are motivated to learn something you have a bigger chance of retaining that information.
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The umbra Umbra comes from the Latin "shadow". It is the darkest part of a shadow. From within the umbra, the source of light is completely blocked by the object causing the shadow. This contrasts with the penumbra, where the light source is only partially blocked and there is only a partial shadow.
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Advertising's Biggest AdvantagesYou have complete control. Unlike public relations efforts, you determine exactly where, when and how often your message will appear, how it will look, and what it will say. You can target your audience more readily and aim at very specific geographic areas and vertic…
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A room, or set of rooms or a building used as a place of buslness for non manual work
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World War I and World War 2 were similar in the fact that all of the major world powers participated, (Germany, Austrian Empire, France, England, Russia, Italy, US and Japan). Both conflicts introduced new concepts of warfare (WWI: trench warfare, mustard gas, tanks, WWII: atomic bombs, Blitzkrieg).…
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Lust is desire that is stimulated by a superficial impression of the object of passion with a selfish consideration in mind. On this basis, lust is not taking an interest in someone for their own sake, but mostly in order to gain pleasure of some sort from that person. In contrast, love is when the…
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Homogeneous means same or same throughout, so I would guess that homogeny means the even distribution of something throughout an area or substance.
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Their aircraft and torpedoes were ahead of ours (generally speaking) . However threre were smaller numbers of P40 aircraft that could compete but they were vastly outnumbered . Our small arms were much better than theirs ,1903 M1 Sprngfield rifle , Browning .50 machineguns. The M1 Garand wasnt in…
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Well, many hate Hitler for what he did, however they should like that he did it because it had caused worldwide reform. Without the horrible cruelty and destruction Adolf Hitler caused, the modern world would not have known the inhumane and disastrous consequences of dictatorship, socialism, and com…
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In a simple way, honorary means doing things and leading without any remuneration.
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A syllogism is a deductive scheme of a formal argument consisting of a major and minor premise and a conclusion.
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NAFTA is the North American Free Trade Agreement which reduced or eliminated tariffs between the major countries of North America. NAFTA includes the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Created on January 1, 1994, it was designed to eliminate trade barriers, create a common market, and increase trade…
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A Syringe works by drawing out all the air in side of it using the stopper, creating an absence of mass. then the surrounding mass rushes to fill that space.
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The word " ceded " means granted or given the ownership to something; to yield or formally surrender to another. Example sentence: Russia ceded Alaska to the USA. a century ago, in exchange for gold.
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No. If there was a pill to make the penis larger in any way, every guy would be taking it.
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You have to have a drive that lightscribe software recognizes as a lightscribe drive and you must use special discs that are lightscribe discs. These discs have a very fine special coating which reacts to the laser of your writer (that's how it works). PS - The lightscribe discs are available quite…
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Movida, meaning "party" in Cuban street slang, is a live room featuring the sounds of world music.
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Answer tdm: total available time is divided into several user eg: telephone system fdm: total frequency bands are divided into several users eg : television broad casting wdm: total wave lengnth is divided in to number of users eg: optical networking These are particular one line definitio…
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Answer Oration is another word or name for a speech. = oration = o·ra·tion [ aw ráysh'n ] (plural o·ra·tions) noun Definition: 1. formal public speech: a speech, lecture, or other instance of formal or ceremonial public speaking 2. pompous speech: a speech that is considered pompous, bor…
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In vitro literally means 'in glass' and with this form of assisted conception, fertilization takes place in a glass (or more commonly, plastic) dish in the laboratory. (At one early stage, scientists used test tubes for fertilization, hence the term "test tube baby".) IVF was originally devised to o…
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Alcohol can be used in some thermometers due the fact of its very low freezing point. It may be used in cold atmospheres such as freezers. It however would not be suitable in vey hot atmostpheres due to the boiling point.because of it's very low freezing point
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Somthing that is written out. Example 123 = one hundered twenty-three
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Answer In political theory, alienation is the Marxist concept that a worker can be separated from the tools he needs to do his work. This allows him to be exploited by members of other classes. For example, prior to the industrial age, blacksmiths owned their own tools. This meant that they could…
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There are a lot of very different answers--and a lot of hot debates--over the discussion of the advantages of CRT and LCD displays; for gaming a CRT display is still usually the best choice. Advantages of Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) monitors a brighter and sharper image a "truer" color reproduction f…
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Answer As your computer disk is used for holding information, individual pieces of files are spread across the disk, leaving unused segments. Sometimes, when the operating system attempts to write new data, there is insufficient space in the segment that was selected and part of the file is writt…
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dictionary.com defines "legislation" as: 1. the act of making or enacting laws.2. a law or a body of laws enacted.
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Vegetarian is where you do not eat any meat or seafood. Some people do not eat garlic or onion. vegetarian can be a choice or religion. Being is a vegetarian is good as most of the sickness and virus comes from the meats bacteria
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A misspelling of anointment.
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Reformation is the act of reforming or the state of being reformed.
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Answer The expansion of trade and business in the Medieval Ages.
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Biotechnology is the devlopment of industrial processes using lving organisms or the modification of living organisms for industrial purposes. Examples of Biotechnology:- Brewing, without biotechnology (the use of yeast to ferment sugars) there would be no beer, no wine, no vodka, no whiskey. Ethan…
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The range of 60-70 decibels sound pressure level is about as loud as normal conversation in 1 meter distance. The distance from the ears to the sound source is very important to the value of the SPL. Scroll down to related links and look at "Table of Sound Pressure Levels".Decibel Table - Comparison…
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Answer Catering to Mexico? Yes, but what about catering to Cubans? That "wet foot/dry foot" thing is BS! Cubans can become American citizens just by floating over here on a raft and when they get to land, boom!-they're automatically citizens. No other nationality has that right-Europeans, Mexican…
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Secondary - derived from the primaryOpinion - a conclusion held with confidence but without definitive proofA secondary opinion is an opinion from a secondary source after an opinion has already been given by the primary source. The secondary opinion may agree with or be in disagreeance with the pri…
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Actually, foretelling and forth telling are two different things. To foretell is to tell something of the future, yes. But to forth tell is to give a message from God; not specifically about the future; just something from God. i.e., Jonah and the Ninevites; John the Baptist telling people to repent…
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Answer The thing about this is that things like this are just peoples readings or interpretation about that stars and your brithday, if you choose to believe it then it would be up to you on how you would interpret those readings and use it in your life. Answer There is a very broad defin…
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SNOH is an abbreviation used in science. It stands for the Status of Northern Ozone Hole to help determine global warming.
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A red color or pigment Answer Vermillion (spelling) describes the reddish orange colour of a pigment made from sulphide of mercury (and therefore toxic).
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A pro of symbols is that they are able to convey something without words. A con is that everyone may not understand what the symbol means.
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Intelligence indicates knowledge not wisdom. A wise man knows how to use his knowledge to make a good decision. A person may have a lot of knowledge but be unable to use it properly. Intelligence is a high-minded concept that denotes one mind being smarter than the next. Indeed, a person may be int…
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You can download VB.NET Express 2008 edition from the Microsoft website, free of charge. See the related link below.
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Answer In Clusters, all nodes are set to perform a same task, controlled and scheduled by some same application (OS) In Grid Computing, nodes perform different tasks and may be running diffrent applications independently. So, a Grid may also consist of several Clusters. I think the better a…
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Nostalgic: a wistful desire to return in thought or in fact to a former time in one's life, to one's home or homeland, or to one's family and friends; a sentimental yearning for the happiness of a former place or time: a nostalgia for his college days. Example: Paul was filled with nostalgia as h…
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When you submit a URL to tinyurl.com, it checks to see if this URL has already been submitted before. If so, it retrieves the shortened version for you. If not, it puts the value in its database and creates a unique identification out of numbers and letters to associate with the URL. Whenever someon…
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It depends on what your other priorities are. For example, work is near the top for me. Church, family, and school are a bit higher at the moment, but work is a close 4th. You just have to find what works best for you.
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