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elevation

An orthographic (flattened;nonperspective) drawing of the various faces of a building, component, or improvement, showing examples of relevant details and something to indicate scale.One may have elevations of each side of a building,usually with a person standing nearby to illustrate scale; elevations of cabinets in kitchens or offices; or elevations of a storm sewer system showing a representation of the incline.

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These pharmaceutical concoctions have no nutritional value, and at best offer temporary amelioration of symptoms while doing nothing to address causes.
In simple truth, all their endeavours for amelioration are a sprinkling of rose water on a cancer.
He also said that the airport owner, Sydney Airport Corporation Limited, had strongly committed to its obligations under the Sale Act to implement the government's ongoing noise amelioration measures, including the curfew, movement cap and noise sharing under the Long Term Operating Plan.
BOSTON -- Many people dying in institutions have unmet needs for symptom amelioration, physician communication, emotional support, and being treated with respect, according to a report in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
The scheme,costing pounds 235,000 and funded by the Broughton Park Amelioration Fund,,, was approved in principle in April 2002 by the council's executive.
In the 1990s, the return of rainfall to the Sahel--which brought only limited amelioration of the drought--coincided with a drop in S[O.
An argument for a greater role in the amelioration of prejudice against LGBT people by the American Psychological Association as the premier psychological organization involved in social justice issues around the world is presented.
1085/SF-GY) toward part of the cost of the Social Impact Amelioration Program.
Yet unless we are to embrace some notion of terrorism as a random freak of nature--in which case moral revulsion and consistent policy response hardly seem appropriate or effective--we need to identify its preconditions in ways that encourage amelioration without excusing the terrorists themselves.
I water-sprayed the leaves with partial amelioration.
Though investors were becoming cautious ahead of next Tuesday's bidding for 10-year government bonds, they moved actively to buy bonds amid amelioration in the supply-demand conditions since the Oct.