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The length of time an investment is intended to last, usually expressed in years. Having a horizon helps an investor set his/her short-term and long-term investment plans. See also: Horizon analysis, Horizon return.
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It has no local horizon mode to show the sky as it would appear from your observing site.
At any given time half of these will be above the local horizon.
If you try to slew to an object that is not in the sky, the telescope beeps and displays the message "Object Below Horizon." The computer, of course, has no knowledge of your local horizon with its trees and buildings.
"This is giving them tools to expand their local horizons and enrich the curriculum.
Football in the Community Officer Alan Johnson said: ``With eight different schools coming to one venue each week, children who may not necessarily interact are given the opportunity to meet new friends from schools that may be beyond their local horizons.

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