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1. An act that requires use of resources or time. In Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT), an activity is represented by an arrow on a PERT chart.

2. In investing, the amount of a security's relative trading volume; that is, the amount of money flowing into and out of a security in trading. A high amount of activity means that many shares of the security are being bought and sold at a high rate, while a low level of activity indicates the opposite.
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The amount of relative trading volume in a security.
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It has been nearly 150 years since Gregor Mendel published his work on the genetics of garden peas (Mendel, 1866).
Porter's five forces model in the report provides insights into the competitive rivalry, supplier and buyer positions in the market and opportunities for the new entrants in the global pea starch market over the period of 2017 to 2025.
You may have tried something similar, either with peas or maybe even broad beans.
I tried persuasion (although my attempts at empathy were more wooden than Aunt Sally): "Give peas a chance" I whined.
The material #2 of MCPA-0.2%PEA/0.1%PEA matrix showed relatively slower polymerization process compared with neat MCPA matrix due to the combined effect of the introduction of soft PEA component and the using of PEA-TDI macroinitiator.
No noticeable changes in peak times were observed because of the similar hydration properties of chickpea flour with pea flour and pea starch fraction.
DV), protein (14% DV), and manganese (21% DV), black-eyed peas also satisfy the appetite and help maintain a healthy weight.
Using peas as a source of protein has become more common due to concerns about allergies to other protein sources, such as soy, dairy, and eggs.
Top with some baby watercress and pea shoots and finish with a drizzle of olive oil.
When selecting peas, choose crisp, green pods and tender young vines for pea shoots or vines.
Field pea can be utilized in poultry diets as a source of protein and energy.