limited area

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Shortly thereafter I started for the Sahara in search of a rather rare species of antelope that is to be found only occasionally within a limited area at a certain season of the year.
He cautions, however, that it's difficult to accurately extrapolate from findings in a limited area to an entire country, as Page's team has attempted to do.
There are only two units now available at Hamilton and only a limited area of land within the site where further development can take place.
AMEX: IG) today announced that the Sani-Fresh business unit of Scott Paper Company is introducing, to a limited area, a new skin cleaner and moisturizing product incorporating NOVASOME(R) technology.
A brief outage this morning in a limited area was due to two broken insulators on the transmission line at Windley Key.
It looked as if we had converted that limited area from lepromatous to tuberculoid leprosy," Nathan says.
It delivers a real-time, triple-play experience of voice (VoIP), video and data, and overcomes the challenge of hundreds of simultaneous users, multiple wireless systems deployed by exhibitors and other potential interference that can occur in a limited area.
Camp Dresser & McKee received a First Prize award for the Mamaroneck, New York, Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrading, a project which involved expanding an 18 million gallon-per-day primary facility to a 40 mgd secondary facility on a site with limited area and critical aesthetic considerations.
This fare package applies for travel between cities in South and Central Florida and cities in the following states: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, Kentucky, and a limited area of Tennessee.
Continued miniaturization of the overall memory circuit and an increasingly limited area of coverage within a wafer cell make it much harder to secure and sustain sufficient volumes of electrons.
Only the deleted provisions to open Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) to oil drilling would have significantly affected employment, and that in a limited area," Smith pointed out.
Brion's Tachyon systems are able to conduct high-precision photolithography simulation for an entire photomask at very high speed -- unlike conventional verification software that performs simulation on only a small, limited area of the mask.

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