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section (federal code)

A particularly numbered subpart of some federal law.The text of any federal law may be found by going to the Office of the Law Revision Counsel at uscode.house.gov and clicking on “Search the U.S. Code.” Laws written as, for example,“26 U.S.C. Section 121,”“26 U.S.C. §121,”or sometimes “U.S.C.A.”or “U.S.C.S.”consist of a “title”(26 in the example) and a “section”(121 in the example).Entering the appropriate title and section will bring up the text of the law. See also U.S.C.


section (of land)

A section is a specific area of land measuring 1 square mile. See public land survey system.

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Those seeking to compile sectional times must do so using a hand-held stopwatch while watching a race on television.
For the sectional area damaged by corrosion, a damaged area was selected from the lower flange to 100 mm and 200 mm, as shown in Figure 1.
The company began producing its own VFR sectional and terminal area charts just as the market began shifting to digital chart use.
Open after qualifying through both local and sectional play.
Kingspan has over 40 years experience in producing fire resistant materials for the construction industry; it manufactures a unique urethane foam core which is then sandwiched between galvanised steel stucco exterior panels to create a sara sectional door.
A quarter that of a sectional, (every 2000 feet versus every 500 feet).
Some of those methods consist in: i) to propose a taper equation and then to estimate the volume by integral calculus, ii) to propose a volume equation where the volume can be directly obtained as a function of height, normal diameter, and total height, and iii) to use a sectional method where the volume can be known for longitudinal sections as function of cross sectional areas and lengths (Brack, 1999).
2006) that contents various commands to design industrial parts and to obtain shop drawing, it has limitations because it does not allow obtaining of all sectional view types in layouts.
After seeing the frustrations customers were experiencing with sectional doors at the loading dock, we believe this product is a good solution that helps address those issues," Rite-Hite Aftermarket President and CEO Paul Maly said.
Angled the brown leather sectional so that client Tina Romasanta could face both the windows and the TV.
Key statement: A pneumatic tire containing a belt disposed radially outside a carcass in a tread portion, the belt including two cross plies of monofilament metallic cords laid at angles of from 15 to 30 degrees with respect to the circumferential direction of the tire, each monofilament cord composed of a waved single filament, the filament having a circular or non-circular sectional shape having a cross-sectional area in the range of 0.
A typical proportion of cross sectional areas would be something like 1:4:4.

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