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firsthand

adjective absolute, admissible, attestative, authentic, certain, conclusive, decisive, determinative, empirical, eyewitness, factual, incontrovertible, irrefutable, overwhelming, reliable, sure, valid
Associated concepts: firsthand knowledge of a crime
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FirstHand Technologies is a registered trademark of FirstHand Technologies.
The farm is such a great opportunity for the AdFarm team to see firsthand what farmers go through each year," she says.
Such collaboration will serve to connect individuals with people who have firsthand knowledge of disabilities and the VR process, enabling them to make fully informed and effective choices.
McLuhan understood that the consumption and manipulation of symbolic, abstract information is not an adequate substitute for concrete, firsthand involvement with objects, people, nature, and community, for it ignores the child's primary educational need--to make meaning out of experience.
The Eyes on the Prize Civil Rights Reader: Documents, Speeches, and Firsthand Accounts From the Black Freedom Struggle, 1954-1990 by Clayborne Carson Penguin USA (reprint edition) November 1991, ISBN 0-140-15403-5
According to a 2005 Harris Poll, 95 percent of Americans believe that encountering elephants firsthand is key to encouraging greater understanding of them.
Institutions of higher ed will need to ensure that dual-mode systems provide ample bandwidth, security, coverage, and seamless handoffs between cellular and WiFi networks, notes Peter Brockman, senior VP of business development at FirstHand.
2007 was an exceedingly eventful, productive and exciting year for FirstHand Technologies," said David Hattey, president and CEO of FirstHand Technologies.
In addition to his role as chief scientific advisor for FirstHand Technologies, Prof.
Internet searches turned up some good information, but a stunning lack of relevant firsthand insights from patients and families in similar circumstances.
The Labour Assembly Member for Cardiff North took to the road with RSPCA inspector Christine McNeil yesterday and the experience provided her with firsthand knowledge of the varied and demanding workload facing the organisation's frontline staff.
SAN DIEGO -- FirstHand Technologies, an innovator in transforming smart phones and dual-mode WiFi/Cellular devices into full-featured business telephones in fixed-mobile converged networks, and Sylantro Systems Corp.