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GRAIN, weight. The twenty-fourth part of a pennyweight.
     2. For scientific purposes the grain only is used, and sets of weights are constructed in decimal progression, from 10,000 grains downward to one hundredth of a grain.

GRAIN, corn. It signifies wheat, rye, barley, or other corn sown in the ground In Pennsylvania, a tenant for a certain term is entitled to the way- going crop. 5 inn. 289, 258; 2 Binn. 487; 2 Serg. & Rawle, 14.

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It was natural to think that people with higher emotional granularity were just better at recognising emotional states in themselves, but our lab found that this was not what was happening.
The paper shows the interplay between the lookahead pathology and three factors that affect it: the dependence of the sibling nodes in the search tree, the branching factor and the granularity of the heuristic function.
For our coarsest time granularity, where we aggregate 1000 time steps, this means that we must run the model for two million time steps.
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It also adds local network and user granularity to policy application and reporting, and enables users behind both static and dynamic IPs to enjoy enhanced security.
Asset quality is strong and attributed to the company's conservative underwriting and the granularity of its loan book.
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