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n.1.See Apsis.
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Tenders are invited for Enquiry For Complete Machining Of Crankshaft To Part Number 10Z3150033, Including Induction Hardening, On Labour Charges Absis Only With Beml Supplied Forgings.
As [alpha](t) angle is very small, [alpha](t) is used instead of absis tan [alpha](t).
Pemfigusda acilen buyuk, cok merkezli yeni randomize kontrollu calismalara ihtiyac vardir ve yeni calismalarda degerlendirmeler standardizasyon acisindan ABSIS siddet skorlamasi ile yapilmalidir.
We know about the dendrites (from the Greek word dendron, which means "tree" because that's what they look like) and synaptic connections (another brain word with Greek roots--which Sir Charles Scott Sherrington and his colleagues coined from syn meaning 'with' or 'together' and apto meaning "hold, cling to, or clasp," not to be confused with the word "apse" in ecclesiastical architecture, which comes from the Latin absis meaning "arch" or "vault" and just wouldn't fit into the tight spaces inside our heads).
Me scito, dum tu absis, quasi occasionem quamdam et licentiam nactum scribere audacius, et cetera quidem fortasse quae etiam tu concederes, sed proxime scripsi de optimo genere dicendi [viz.
This concluding comment by the speaker recasts the lines ac ne te retrahas et inexcusabilis absis, / quamvis nil extra numerum fecisse modumque in an ironic light, making Lollius' staged Actium not, perhaps, an inexcusable absence from any participation, but at least a divergence from the conventional compliance.