prospection


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prospection

(prəˈspɛkʃən)
n
1. anticipation
2. (Minerals) the search for mineral deposits
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Summary: By virtue of a convention signed, on Saturday in Tunis, a new permit of hydrocarbons prospection, the "Mahdia" permit, was granted to American "Tethys Oil and Mining Inc.
Topics include a study contrasting encapsulation and prospection in written scientific text, the use of -ly adverbs by British and American lecturers, the process of metamorphosis from conference abstract to presentation and published paper, the use of discursive features expressing causal relations in annual reports, metaphors and ideology in business and economic discourse in British and American English, cross-border elements in discourse about mergers and acquisitions, speech representation in parliamentary discourse, the construction of stance in BBC television coverage of the war in Iraq, tag questions in the courtroom, forms and functions of ambiguity in English common law adjudication and witness strategies into the Hutton inquiry in Britain.
He has so far screened more than 150 traditional Indian medicinal plants for their biological activities and potential prospection.
Sur le terrain, il en est autrement, temoigne un exportateur qui a deplore que le Fonds [beaucoup moins que] ne rembourse pas en realite les frais lies a la publicite, a la prospection de marches [beaucoup plus grand que].
Eni said, The work program includes studies and drilling of prospection wells to define the potential of the areas.
The Summit, to gather fourty Arab and African heads of State and Government, will look at numerous issues of joint interest, notably the evaluation of the Arab-African economic co-operation and prospection of means to develop this partnership through mechanisms and action plans that will help achieve economic complementarity between Arab and African countries.
Bruxelles - Une quinzaine de chefs d'entreprises marocains ont entame, mardi a Bruxelles, une mission de prospection des marches belge et luxembourgeois de quatre jours, a l'initiative de la Chambre de commerce belgo-luxembourgeoise au Maroc.
La Societe egyptienne holding pour les gaz naturels "EGAS" a anonce le lancement d'un appel d'offres pour le debut de prospection gaziere en Mediterranee.
Top) motorised magnetometer prospection at the Iron Age site of Uppakra ix southern Sweden using a multichannel Foerster gradiometer array mounted on a non-magnetic cart.
Radiometric and electromagnetic airborne surveys will also be completed next summer with follow up rock, soil and lake bottom sediment sampling, prospection, reconnaissance sampling and geological mapping.
Initiee en 2004 par des operations de prospection, cette action a deja abouti, en 2013, a la decouverte d'ossements d'anciens elephants, rhinoceros, d'hippopotames, de grandes antilopes et d'equides.
Implementation of the following maximum workloads, as defined in the Specificationa) 1,400 m2 (one thousand four hundred square meters) Manual archaeological dig;b) 300 m2 (three hundred square meters) of mechanical archaeological dig;c) 3,000 m2 (three thousand square meters) of mechanical descaling;d) eighty (80) working days of one (1) anthropologist;e) carrying out execution of memoranda, surveying and many records, a total of 4 (four) equity occurrences;f) Assignment of archaeological prospection strokes infrastructure, a cumulative total of 27 (twenty seven) linear kilometers.