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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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Caption: Right: Target's Mark Tritton and GSK's Dennis Curran flank Target's Christina Hennington
A second pre-clinical study describes a triple combination of MTL-CEBPA with anti-PD1 checkpoint inhibition and radiofrequency ablation in an immunocompetent mouse model of liver cancer bearing tumours on two opposite flanks.
Both goals came off corners taken by Sandro from the right flank.
South Flank has a higher iron ore grade and a greater proportion of lump, which is larger size iron ore often preferred in steel making, than existing WAIO assets.
In a relevant development on Wednesday, the Syrian army troops stormed the remaining pockets of ISIL in the Eastern Badiyeh of Sweida and managed to make remarkable advance against terrorists in three flanks.
Riyaz and his associates in the division of cutaneous and aesthetic surgery at Northwestern University, Chicago, enrolled 12 healthy female participants with a body mass index between 18 and 30 kg/[m.sup.2] and moderate fat in the abdomen flanks. In the split-body, parallel-group trial, the subjects were randomized to cryolipolysis on one flank and to high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) on the contralateral side.
6 LEIGHTON BAINES Not much happened down that flank, but looked composed with everything he had to deal with.
As the meso-geometry of a tool edge profile comprises two tool faces that flank the cutting edge (Fig.
A 51 year old man presented to the ED for the third time in 2 weeks with complaints of flank pain and hematuria.
Typically, a rectangular piece of flat iron steak will weigh less than packaged flank steak and be easier to slice raw.