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mas·con

 (măs′kŏn′)

mascon

(ˈmæskɒn)
n
(Astronomy) any of several lunar regions of high gravity
[C20: from mas(s) + con(centration)]
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The northern bull's eye is associated with the Grimaldi basin, whose 220-km-wide mascon is about the same diameter as the distinct rim that surrounds its central plain of dark lava.
Mascon has also been barred from submitting a bid on, or from being awarded, any public work contract, or subcontract, within the State, any municipal corporation or public body for a period of five years.
The mascon gravity anomaly in Figure 6 consists of the well-defined relatively positive 26 mGal anomaly overlying the inferred impact basin.
In the quarterfinals played on June 26, Mascon UAE defeated Fortune CC by eight wickets, while Mir CC beat AGE Group by 39 runs.
Neumann and his team interpret an extension of the mascon to the far eastern side of Mare Crisium as the gravity signature of a second, smaller basin with a diameter of 370 km that they dub "Crisium East.
Al Futtaim Motors Toyota beat Al Jabeen CC by five wickets; Mascon UAE defeated Maklai CC by eight wickets and Fortune Group edged past Mega Carpets by 11 runs.
The Aestuum mascon is more pronounced than Vaporum's, perhaps indicating a thicker lava filling.
Umm Al Quwain: Ebrahim Khan of Mascon UAE created a record with an unbeaten double century (229) off just 74 balls at the first UAQ Municipality League.
The impact of this moment accrues partly from the allusiveness of Alexander's verse, such as in the phrase "my people," which functions as a mascon connecting to other texts in the tradition, including Martin Luther King, Jr.
Umm Al Quwain: Two half centuries by Shakoor and Amjad saw Mascon UAE beat Amazon Oasis by 108 runs in the second Golden Tower Premier Twenty20 cricket tournament at Umm Al Quwain grounds.
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Pak Emirates defeated Mascon UAE by five wickets to win the First Hyper Group Cricket Tournament