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The solid rock under soil.
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Only the water-tube tiltmeters (WT tiltmeters) built in 2003, within a short period of time after installation confirmed the existence of irregular signals which indicate inclinations and vertical movements of the bed rock (Kaczorowski, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009a, 2009b; Bower, 1973).
The resistance of the bed rock to breaking was estimated using the millability factor obtained by the methods of TsKTI (2) employed for rock samples from Sirgala open-cast (Table 5).
The operation of the printing web on the 4900 allows For wastage levels associated with sheetfed digital printers rather than web--Fed machines when used on short run printing, which is We bed rock of our business.11 is this feature that convinced us to make this purchase against rival machines, together with the 'listing print and low maintenance associated with UV ink printing," Forster says.
Radio surveys show that some of the bed rock underlying the ice streams lies well below sea level, making inland ice vulnerable to floodwaters if the shelf were to collapse.
Mismanagement of generation, distribution and bill collection are all embedded in bed rock of corruption.
The convergence of a new demand led market and the centre of gravity created by the region's bed rock of innovative manufacturing suggests that 2012 may very well be the year that the Midlands attracts increasing levels of investment.
Sponsorship is the bed rock of Sports Marketing, the commercialisation and promotion of sports events, sports teams and sports persons, which, through the pioneering efforts of Mark McCormack of IMG and Horst Dassler of ADIDAS, has become a multi-billion dollar industry around the world.
Representative governments founded on the solid bed rock of democracy would do much more to foster stability and contentment in the region.
David Montgomery of the University of Washington and a colleague used topographic data taken from laser-based measurements to determine that, if the gorges were indeed erased during each glacial episode, the rivers would then have had to erode the bed rock at a rate of 0.8-2 centimetres per year since the last glacial period in order to create gorges as deep as those present today.
The team will also study bed rock topography and sub-surface ice structure, glacial-geomorphologic landforms along the plateau.
On Young Money's "Bedrock," his hook, My room is the G-spot/I can make your bed rock, was amplified by his nearly orgasmic warbles, and, seemingly caught in the throes of an emotional and sensual awakening, Lloyd dropped his unusually confessional Like Me mixtape earlier this year and rechristened himself Young Goldie.
The bed rock was reached at 520 feet, almost exactly the mid range of target.