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Ris

1. An ancient Hebrew unit of length approximately equivalent to 135 meters.

2. A Talmudic unit of length approximately equivalent to 32 or 35 meters.
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RIT spokesman Bob Finnerty said: "Obviously, all this happened fast," referring to the collapse of the Al Qathafi regime and Abushagur being called into service.
Hurwitz has helped RIT become an international leader in educating deaf students.
To conduct the tests on the HP Indigo digital presses, RIT has a full-scale, controlled environment where substrates are evaluated on a range of HP Indigo presses.
RIT noted that CIMS, which is developing the partnership through the U.
The RIT design team used the alloy in the suspension and drivetrain of their vehicle.
The introduction of the Trendsetter to the RIT laboratories and curriculum will support the school's continued commitment to ensuring comprehensive familiarity with an important technology that is changing the face of the printing industry.
Among RIT's 13,000 full- and part-time students are nearly 1,100 deaf students from the United States and other countries who study and reside on the RIT campus.
one basis for the RIT, a second basis for preadjustment alternative minimum taxable income (PA-AMTI), a third basis for ACE and, in some cases, a fourth basis for earnings and profits (E&P) purposes).
Many vendors to the newspaper industry have backed RIT with equipment donations and other support.
RIT's new data center, which will be located in Institute Hall and operational in spring 2013, will provide much-needed computing capacity and services for the RIT community, such as high-speed networking and server management.
Yousef Al Assaf, a range of skills development opportunities will be available for RIT Dubai students and faculty.
The delegation included Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed bin Saqer Al Nahyan, Chairman of RIT Board of Directors, Dr.