continental United States

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continen′tal Unit′ed States′


n.
the states of the U.S. on the North American continent, usu. excluding Alaska; the 48 contiguous states (excluding Alaska and Hawaii).

continental United States

United States territory, including the adjacent territorial waters, located within North America between Canada and Mexico. Also called CONUS.
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The long-haul fiber network will establish a secure and reliable fiber connection to any point in the contiguous United States, connecting Alaska's data centers to one another and to the rest of the world and providing MTA's members, as well as Alaska, with a robust internet transport connection for decades to come.
In the present study, we investigated the associations between the overall EQI and all-cause and cause-specific mortality rates for the contiguous United States. We further examined the associations for the EQI domain indices to assess different effects across different environmental aspects.
According to (https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/national/201613) a report released Monday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the nation witnessed its second-warmest year on record in 2016, marking the 20th consecutive year when the annual average temperature in the contiguous United States was above the 20th century average.
With the contiguous United States and the Arctic in mind, she explains EarthAEs climate system in a straightforward manner for a non-science audience.
In the contiguous United States, winter warming has outpaced increases in summertime temperature and humidity.
Electricity in New Hampshire and New England is well over 50 percent higher than the cost of electricity in the rest of the contiguous United States. This fact is being used right now by New Hampshire employers, large and small, in their decisions about where to grow--here in the Granite State or elsewhere with lower electrical energy prices.
The price includes free shipping within the contiguous United States.
The company operates a highly reliable, advanced statewide data and voice network with the latest technology and the most diverse undersea fiber optic system connecting Alaska to the contiguous United States.
A study published in December by Science concluded that the populations of several large predators are greater in Europe than in the contiguous United States. An estimated
The Alaska Communications network, first in Alaska to earn the Metro Ethernet Forum's Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification, includes advanced broadband and voice networks and the most diverse undersea fiber optic system connecting Alaska to the contiguous United States.
Rainfall over the contiguous United States has increased an average of 6.1% since 1900, according to the U.S.
Hunt, its final-mile division operates one of the largest national, co-mingled cross-dock operations and can serve 100% of the contiguous United States.