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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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To this end, the present study investigated actinobacterial populations residing in saxicolous lichens at different elevations under normal and oligotrophic conditions.
Generally, the sago palm that grows in low elevation is faster reached flowering compared with sago palms that grow in the higher elevations.
com)-- PhotoSat is pleased to announce that the elevation data processed from DigitalGlobe's new 30 centimeter resolution satellite, WorldView-3, has been verified as accurate to within 15 centimeters.
based topographic mapping specialist, announced recently that the elevation data processed from DigitalGlobe's new 30-cm resolution satellite, WorldView-3, has been verified as accurate to within 15 cm.
The researchers did not find similar pronounced effects for elevation on colorectal, breast, or prostate cancer, all of which also are prevalent in the U.
If every person in the United States lived at elevations above 3,400 meters, such as atop Mount Hood in Oregon, there would be about 65,000 fewer cases of lung cancer each year, researchers Kamen Simeonov and Daniel Himmelstein estimate.
We estimated use of forage by cattle and elk in 2001, 2002, and 2003 at each of the three elevations during 3 sampling periods: immediately before cattle entered a pasture, immediately after cattle left a pasture, and at the end of the growing season.
For his vision on helping to guide Elevations into new territories and his insights on the changing role of board members, Beach is Credit Union Times 2013 Trailblazer Volunteer of the Year.
Based on these FEMA advisory elevations, some new and reconstructed buildings would be elevated to heights above the current zoning limits,
Marks says: "Two characteristics of the RCEW, and western mountains in general, accentuate the sensitivity of the region to this shift from a snow-dominated to a rain-dominated regime, especially at low to mid elevations.
Specimens from high elevations (above 1220 m) were collected May through Aug.