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height

(Maximum), noun culmination, end, extreme, extremity, high point, limit, maximum, perfection, top, utmost, zenith

height

(Measurement), noun altitude, angular measurement, ceiling, distance upward, elevation, expanse, extent, extent upward, highest part, length, tallness, uppight distance, vertex
Associated concepts: height restrictions in construction
See also: ceiling, culmination, elevation, eminence, pinnacle, primacy
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Victor Ovsey of Arlington Heights (Vernon Hills, Wheeling )
The sources said that the resistance forces engaged in fierce clashes with Al-Nusra and imposed control over the heights of Sarj al-Kharabah, Tal'ah, al-Nasab and Aqaba Nouh in Eastern Arsal.
Wheat stand establishment was also affected significantly by different no-till techniques and standing stubble heights in both years.
This changed over the last two or three decades when their economies were adversely affected by global changes, ultimately affecting their heights.
In particular, we measured a few quantum states simultaneously in order to increase statistics and sharpness of increase of neutron count rate at zero height above mirror.
Anthropometric historians, people who actually make careers out of studying the cultural subtext of human height, believe that height could be an uber-indicator of social welfare, a physical composite of the factors that demonstrate a society's well-being.
But he says friends, family and the challenges of his job keep him in Chicago Heights, where, by teaching lessons about teamwork and respect, he tries to help young people grow up.
In the old days, a tree's height was determined by a sophisticated process of squinting, guessing, and exaggerating.
Rather, increase height and power and distance with each jump.
At Sodankyla, the same technician has conducted measurements since 1957, during which time the ionospheric heights have dropped, he says.
Validity of self-reported weights and heights in self-selected subjects.
Solar Nation has announced the installation and commissioning of a sixty-one kilowatt solar-electric system for Bethel Heights Vineyard in Salem, Oregon.