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LR

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for LIBERIA.
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LR

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Liberia. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Liberian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Liberia. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Liberia. Most Liberian counties have their own codes with the prefix "LR." For example, the code for the County of Bong is ISO 3166-2:LR-BG
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The proposed antenna with an improved inverted-trapezoidal CPW-fed patch has low radiation leakages and enables shunt and series connections on the same side.
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It uses low radiation Xrays to penetrate one 10th of an inch into the skin.
Chief Supt Andy Bamber said yesterday that most opted for a harmless dose of low radiation X-rays which penetrate one-tenth of an inch into the skin.
The scanner, used for the first time in the UK on a police raid, uses low radiation X-rays which penetrate one tenth of an inch into the skin.
The scanner uses low radiation X-rays which penetrate one tenth of an inch into the skin -the image produced even shows a person's shin bones.
A radiation safety officer said the low radiation levels posed no health risk to workers or the general public, she said.
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The modern technique uses a special machine to produce studies that are high quality but have low radiation dose (usually about 0.1 to 0.2 rad dose per picture).