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section (federal code)

A particularly numbered subpart of some federal law.The text of any federal law may be found by going to the Office of the Law Revision Counsel at and clicking on “Search the U.S. Code.” Laws written as, for example,“26 U.S.C. Section 121,”“26 U.S.C. §121,”or sometimes “U.S.C.A.”or “U.S.C.S.”consist of a “title”(26 in the example) and a “section”(121 in the example).Entering the appropriate title and section will bring up the text of the law. See also U.S.C.

section (of land)

A section is a specific area of land measuring 1 square mile. See public land survey system.

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6 depicts the evolution process of welding stress [[sigma].sub.x] in the longitudinal section of the weld.
(1) The slide having the longitudinal section of the tooth was placed in a 60 x 15 mm glass Petri dish with tooth section facing upside.
Then, water was injected through the tube for every advancement of 5 cm, during which the cloud sign in the antral longitudinal section was examined in terms of location, orientation, size, and delay after water injection.
Compared with the longitudinal section, the eyes are relatively relaxed and static at the axial scanning mode.
Authors propose to apply following uniform sampling strategies for the preliminary measurement: helical trace strategy, cross-sections strategy and longitudinal sections strategy.
Figure 5 shows the horizontal centerline viscosity distribution (on the black centerline in the three longitudinal sections) of the polymer melt on the longitudinal section.
The endometrial stripe thickness and the endometrial contents were evaluated in a longitudinal section. The uterine angle was measured in relationship with the longitudinal axis of the body (Figure 5).
Therefore, the changes in the grain morphology mainly occurred in the longitudinal section and the rolled plane of the sample, but the grain morphology was the same in the strip width direction.
Annuli have the shape of rounded symmetrical curves in longitudinal section. Tubes have organic composition and lamellar microstructure.
For clarity and better understanding of the problem under consideration electrophysical give first approximate quantum mechanical ratio for the smallest width [DELTA][z.sub.nh] <<hot>> longitudinal section through a conducting wire structure with pulsed axial current [i.sub.0](t) causing the appearance in it the average current density with amplitude [[delta].sub.0m] [approximately equal to] [I.sub.0m]/[S.sub.0] [7,9]:
We examined an entire single longitudinal section of testicular tissue and all testes had a length of at least 5X the diameter, which provided for surface area of a single longitudinal section that was at least equivalent to the surface area of 10 cross sections used in previous analyses of intersex in Mirropterus spp.

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