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Noun1.ten-thousandth - one part in ten thousand equal parts
common fraction, simple fraction - the quotient of two integers
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In the diagram the process is represented up to the ten-thousandth generation, and under a condensed and simplified form up to the fourteen-thousandth generation.
And they said they were very glad that we had learned our lesson, and we said for the ten-thousandth time that we were sorry and that we would not do it again.
'I wonder (for the ten-thousandth time, and what a weak fool I, for what can it signify now!) whether he confided the charge of their orphan child to me, because he knew--Good God, how like her mother she has become!'
Not the ten-thousandth portion of the anguish that was mine during the lingering detail of its execution.
The researchers estimate that the amount of hydrogen in this cool disk is about one tenth the mass of Jupiter, or one ten-thousandth of the mass of the Sun.
In Brophy's opinion, "To interpolate between one one-thousandth-inch graduation to read the gauge to the ten-thousandth of an inch was somewhat guesswork." I, like Brophy, am skeptical that almost every barrel rolling out of Springfield Armory in the early 20th century was so consistent--down to the ten-thousandth of an inch--that the gauge couldn't detect any differences between the barrels.
Each right initially entitles the registered holder to purchase from the company one ten-thousandth of a share of a newly-created series of the company's preferred stock at a price of USD26.00 per right in the event the rights become exercisable, subject to adjustment.
Researchers found that exposure to tiny particles--those less than one ten-thousandth of an inch in diameter--found in fossil fuel emissions were mostly closely tied to an increased risk of death from ischemic heart disease, also referred to as coronary artery disease.
In that case, each right will enable its holder to purchase one ten-thousandth of a share of a new series of participating preferred stock at USD107.00 per right.Country: USASector: HealthcareTarget: Hologic IncBuyer: Carl IcahnDeal size in USD: 285mType: StakebuildingStatus: Closed
But at 348x one faint spark, only a ten-thousandth as bright as Sirius A, repeatedly held stationary for a few seconds at a time.
The Heriot-Watt team hopes to answer these questions by observing SNARE proteins in the cell for the first time, pinpointing their exact location in an area equivalent to a ten-thousandth of a human hair.