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A map of a town or a section of land that has been subdivided into lots showing the location and boundaries of individual parcels with the streets, alleys, easements, and rights of use over the land of another.

A plat is usually drawn to scale.

See: intertwine, land, plot

PLAT. A map of a piece of land, in which are marked the courses and distances of the different lines, and the quantity of land it contains.
     2. Such a plat;nay be given in evidence in ascertaining the position of the land, and what is included, and may serve to settle the figure of a survey, and correct mistakes. 5 Monr. 160. See 17 Mass. 211; 5 Greenl. 219; 7 Greenl, 61; 4 Wheat. 444; 14 Mass. 149.

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Shelton adds, "It used to be that, at $10 million and up, your plan just didn't work with a TPA anymore because you could probably do it all in-house.
Monitoring: The DOL suggests requiring the TPA to regularly provide information about the services it provides.
With this goal in mind, it is never in the employer's best interest to work with TPAs who look for ways to deny care to employees and their dependents.
But that candid slip-up by McConnell has been almost totally overshadowed by the exact opposite media spin put on TPA by the pro-Obama-Trade Republicans, who absurdly claim that the fast track gambit actually "empowers" Congress.
Increasingly important is the ability of the TPA to help reduce costs by taking on certain claims handling responsibilities that are not within the purview of a defense attorney.
Levels of TPA and IL-6 were assessed in the sera of the blood of 30 patients with breast cancer with mean age SD of (46.
Our results showed that the levels of expression of cyclin Bl and cdc2 were decreased, while the level of p21 expression was increased by 10 nM TPA treatment (Fig.
Barriers to entry in the TPA marketplace are much higher today than they were 20 years ago, when the industry was in the midst of untrammeled growth, TPA executives also note.
The Chairman of the House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee Charlie Rangel, a key figure on Doha, has said Congress might renew TPA specifically for Doha without applying it to the bilaterals.
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Tissue Plasminogen Activator (NINDS-TPA) stroke trials I and II, which were published a decade ago, showed a significant benefit with TPA treatment, but the differences in stroke severity at presentation among the treatment and placebo groups led some critics, including those in the emergency medicine community, to question the results of these trials, said Dr.