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Grade

(1) A designated ground level. (2) To change the contours of land.

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The first chapter of the paper provides an overview of earlier theories of the development of gradation in Finnic languages.
Performances of players and coaches would be continuously monitored and their gradation could be changed accordingly.
Specific considerations include: shingle aggregate gradation, performance grade (PG) of the virgin and RAS binder and relative reduction of the virgin asphalt binder due to replacement by RAS binder.
It is tempting to argue that gradation should be displayed on area-class maps simply because gradation occurs in the real world.
It increases the contrast ratio of the image by automatically detecting its characteristics and keeping optimal control of its dynamic range, peak brightness, and gradations in its dark area.
This plug-in is an export module that bypasses the operating-system-dependent print driver - allowing processing of 16-bit RGB images, which dramatically increasing gradations and as a result, overall image quality.
While talking to media persons she said that it is the inability of the Federal Government to meet the demand of Up Gradation and Exemption of All Pakistan Auditor General Association who serving the country for long time.
These results indicate that, in general, as the gradation becomes finer, the rutting resistance decreases, with the exception of one of the blends.
Presiding over a meeting at Mufti Mehmood Memorial Teaching Hospital here on Friday, Mohammad Sharif said the current up gradation mechanism did not fulfill all needs and the provincial government should notify an up-gradation formula for paramedical staffs posts at all government hospitals in the province for which it had already promised on many occasions.
Tenders are invited for Supplying trap / granite /quartzite / gneiss stone metal of 80 mm size by bringing the boulders at the road side breking them tc required gradation including conveying the boulders and stacking the brocken metal etc complete.