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Antique

A product or other item that is old but still desirable to a collector or an investor because of its rarity or quality. There is no set age that renders an item an antique. A car might be considered an antique after 50 years, but a coin after 100.
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By using a single development environment for both the centrifuge control and data acquisition systems, researchers saved development time by reusing existing code and replacing 2,000 lines of antiquated ladder logic code with LabVIEW code.
Earlier this year the service received a donation of Microsoft Office 97 software packages from Microsoft, but its antiquated computers could not handle the modern programs.
By replacing antiquated Frame Relay and point-to-point connections, SECURETEC MPLS with QoS makes networking simpler and faster, allowing PAETEC to offer a complete and secure solution.
Pop from the '60s and '70s is considered antiquated, while jazz and blues from those years is never thought of that way,'' said Studio City resident Kassan, 34.
The disparity is because of Oklahoma's antiquated court system.
Amending the antiquated law probably will not build up the U.
E[acute accent]With the surging popularity of poker - it is estimated that 80 million Americans actively play the game, many in fundraising events for various causes - similar clashes with ambiguous or antiquated laws have been reported in states such as Iowa, Pennsylvania, Wyoming and Texas, as well as with administrators and enforcement personnel at many college campuses around the country.
The roof leaks, the walls are under threat from damp and woodworm, and the electrical and plumbing systems are antiquated.
It is very rewarding to see the industry finally embracing FTTH, and it's especially exciting to be part of this transformative time in telecommunications history, as antiquated copper connections give way to the unlimited possibilities of fiber optic networks.
5 million Catholics, primarily in Austria and Germany, have signed petitions decrying what they view as antiquated, authoritarian and discriminatory church practices.
It is a very exciting time to be associated with the FTTH Council," commented Leonard Ray, President of the Fiber-to-the-Home Council, "as we are now witnessing the very beginning of a radical transformation of this country's networks, from antiquated, slow copper networks to the limitless power of fiber optic communications.
GREEN Party leader Giorgos Perdikis has submitted a proposal to abolish an antiquated colonial law that allows up to five years in prison for organising strikes.