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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Only travel in the continental United States is affected by these increases.
is the nation's leading Jones Act container shipping and integrated logistics company, operating 16 US-flag vessels on routes linking the continental United States with Alaska, Hawaii, Guam, and Puerto Rico.
Additional benefits for the customer will be the ability to access critical mission data from the continental United States and the reduction of customer travel costs to Kwajalein.
Yes, it actually requires a waiver to send an IMS to continental United States solely for an English language training course.
AppOne, a provider of Internet-based risk mitigation and financial technology to banks, auto finance companies and independent auto dealers, announced it is facilitating auto loans within all 48 states throughout the continental United States.
We can provide support through 26 distribution networks worldwide: 19 here in the continental United States and seven overseas.
For part of the new study, the scientists compared the diurnal temperature range (DTR)--the difference between the daytime maximum and nighttime minimum--at 660 selected weather stations in the continental United States.
The server, said Bill Cooper, Director of the MTMC Transportation Engineering Agency, provides multiple databases of information to deploying military units in the continental United States.
The purpose of this system is to provide wide-band, over-the-horizon data communications between a missile firing ship and several land-based stations located at the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF), and the continental United States during future planned tests of the Aegis Leap Intercept (ALI) missile.
Aegis Realty is currently seeking retail acquisitions throughout the continental United States.
All 48 states in the continental United States were warmer than average, with one, but only one, Oklahoma, recording its hottest year ever.
AppOne, a provider of Internet-based risk mitigation and financial technology to banks, auto finance companies, credit unions and independent auto dealers throughout the continental United States, announced the national rollout of its strategic alliance with independent auto-finance company AmeriCredit, a prominent lending source to the automotive industry.

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