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Great; culpable; general; absolute. A thing in gross exists in its own right, and not as an appendage to another thing. Before or without diminution or deduction. Whole; entire; total; as in the gross sum, amount, weight—as opposed to net. Not adjusted or reduced by deductions or subtractions.

Out of all measure; beyond allowance; flagrant; shameful; as a gross dereliction of duty, a gross injustice, gross carelessness or Negligence. Such conduct as is not to be excused.

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GROSS. Absolute; entire, not depending on another. Vide Common.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The problem is that none of the features Twitter and Instagram are currently testing go anywhere near fully eradicating data that lets you know about your popularity -- and for Prof Griffiths and Prof Grosser, they don't go very far at all.
"It reveals not only how ingrained the interface has become but also shows how the interface drives how we use the system," Grosser added.
Brian Hill, who works in WEA as chief development officer called the Grosser Mountain Wind project as one in the pipeline along with other projects and the progress in Pennsylvania project is expected to boost the growth plans of Wind Energy America.
Protoplastos derivados de folhas de citros nao tem potencial embriogenico e nao sofrem morfogenese nas condicoes-padrao de cultivo (Grosser & Gmitter Junior, 1990).
With its approach angle of 45[degrees], the new cutter diverts the majority of the radial forces in an axial direction, explains Grosser. "The 45[degrees] approach leaves an inclined surface of 45[degrees] on one side of the work piece, which could be easily removed by the shank-type milling cutter used later for finishing," notes Grosser.
If the non-essentials of their conversation are removed (non-essentials, that is, solely in the context of this discussion) we are left with Hans Karl's exposition in layman's terms of several main tenets of the Grosser Katechismus, specifically the sacramental nature of the marriage contract and the primary ends of matrimony, which were first prescribed by Augustine: procreation, the maintenance of Christian family life and the regulation of sexual desire.
Grosser added that he hoped the case of the three athletes would be used as an example to spur airlines to take a global scientific approach to the problem of DVT, rather than on an airline-by-airline basis, Reuters reported.
Conference functions centre around the first floor Grosser Saal, the big hall, which is rather bizarrely interposed between the entrance plane and the theatre.
Les Boys has become the highest grosser in Quebec film history, beating out the previous number one, Robert Menard's Cruising Bar, which maxed out at $3.4 million in 1989.
Maria Grosser, industry manager for GE Plastics' Automotive Marketing Department in Southfield, Mich., says the new bumper withstands a 5-mph impact - double the speed required by the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard - and resists cracking over a temperature span from -20 F to 140 F.
Paul Goebel and Mike Grosser come to the company with 35 years of combined experience in restaurant management.
It seems unlikely, however, that Hermann Grosser's excellent study of the relationship between Tasso's poetic theories and ancient and Renaissance theories of style will soon be superseded.