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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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The quality of the Earth Gravitational Model, a globally available satellite elevation model, is better for Western countries than for a country like Vietnam.
Elevation Burger was originally conceived in 2002 by Hans Hess as a healthier burger offering.
The utility area has a UPVC double-glazed door to rear elevation.
Officials manning the now privatized Angat hydroelectric power plant said it would take a strong typhoon to raise the dam elevation. The lowest water elevation in the dam was at 157.57 masl recorded on July 13, 2010.
Elevation Solar will relocate to its new location later this year.
In Binga, Reservoir Elevation was recorded at 568.78 m., after Gates 1, 5 and 6 were opened by .5 meter, and Gates 2,3, and 4 by 1 meter each.
I'm also happy to announce the 2019 Sierra Elevation will also be coming to our region exclusively in regular-cab model and take customers to an elevated level of design, capability and advanced connectivity."
"People have explored the global pattern wherein you take all the surface area on the Earth and look at availability versus elevation. If you do that, then you do get a nice pyramidal pattern for all mountain ranges because there are so many low-elevation nonmountainous parts of the world, but that's not a relevant scale for species or conservation.
Digital elevation model, slope map, aspect map, shaded relief, topographic profiles, basin, satellite super impose map, geomorphologic map of Pravara River basin is created by using GIS technologies (Wawale, 2012).
(E)-2-Hexenal (8.74%), Limonene (14.56%) and [beta]-Caryophyllene (22.45%) have been determined in lower elevation and (E)-2-Hexenal (10.81%), Limonene (17.55%) and [beta]-Caryophyllene (24.09%) have been determined in upper elevation level for Phlomis leucophracta; Limonene (10.68%), [beta]-Caryophyllene (25.66%) and Germacrene-D (26.88%) have been determined in lower elevation and Limonene (5.75%), [beta]-Caryophyllene (22.50%) and Germacrene-D (25.13%) have been determined in upper elevation for Phlomis lycia; Limonene (20.65%), [beta]-Caryophyllene (14.28%) and Germacrene-D (8.27%) have been determined in lower elevation and also Limonene (14.95%), [beta]-Caryophyllene (14.15%) and Germacrene-D (7.71%) have been determined in upper elevation for P.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- New research shows that elevation in an office building can increase someone's willingness to take financial risks because it makes people feel more powerful.