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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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"At one time, of course, the Heights was the most exclusive area in Little Rock," Owens says.
The reliability and validity of self-reported weight and height. Journal of Chronic Diseases, 35, 295-309.
Again your goal is to cover as much height and ground distance as possible with each push-off.
There are no direct answers to the challenge that height presents to the image of a historic city like London in the writings of Vitruvius, Alberti and Sitte: they were concerned with a human-scaled environment.
As the athletic director of the Chicago Heights Park District and coach of a girls Amateur Athletic Union basketball club, Newquist uses sports to bring together young people from across the community.
(Anti-immigrants might be tempted to blame the height gap on recent Latino and Asian immigrants, however, these groups were excluded from U.S.
We showed that the spatial resolution of the method is close to its theoretical limit, defined by the sharpness of the neutron wave functions versus height, or, in other words, by the sharpness of the gravitational barrier permeability for neutrons versus height.
It is a daunting list since measuring the height of redwoods can be an exercise in frustration, often requiring many hours of patient work.
Researchers have previously detected decreases in ionospheric height over Finland and Germany.
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has named New York City based-Crescent Heights its Freddie Mac Multifamily Development Firm of the Year.
Next Friday, I'll share more figures on heights, particularly the trends over one century, and my take on what's going on.
For example, the closed areas on GBK tend to have larger meats at all shell heights than the open areas (Fig.