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SURVEY, The act by which the quantity of a piece of land is ascertained; the paper containing a statement of the courses, distances, and quantity of land, is also called a survey.
     2. A survey made by authority of law and duly returned into the land office, is a matter of record, and of equal dignity with the patent. 3 Marsh. 226; 2 J. J. Marsh, 160. See 3 Greenleaf, 126; 5 Greenleaf, 24; 14 Mass. 149 1 Harr. & John. 20 1 1 Overt. 199; 1 Dev. & Bat. 76.
     3. By survey is also understood an examination; as, a survey has been made of your house, and now the insurance company will insure it.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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In contrast to the English entry page, which had multiple links in different languages and the English survey entry link, there were only two hyperlinks on the mock Korean page--one to go to the login screen of the Korean language survey, and one to go back to the primary survey entry page.
The following injuries were diagnosed in the primary survey: fractures of the first and second lumbar vertebrae, incomplete paraplegia below L2, a type III open fracture of the right lower extremity, a fracture of the left calcaneus and a pancreatic contusion.
Inclusion Exclusion Age [greater than or equal to 18 years Disruption of primary survey through study procedure Suspected thoracic trauma Life-threatening condition Intended spiral CT scan Preclinical PTX intervention Table 3: Patient characteristics.
For this study, primary survey data were collected for industrial operations that represent 65 percent of the total annual harvest in the region.
Primary survey, Clinical examination which included Glasgow Coma Scoring and detailed neurological assessment was carried out by Trauma General Surgeon.
Most of blunt trauma patients who present to our hospital would undergo PXR as part of the primary survey and later have CT as part of the second survey in line with the ALTS recommendations.2
The course covered amputation, anaphylaxis, asthma, bleeding, broken bones, burns, choking in adults, children and babies, cpr, diabetes, eye injury, first aid kits, heart attacks, nosebleed, poisoning, primary survey, recovery position, resuscitation, secondary survey, seizures, shock, spinal injury and stroke.
The study incorporated a top-down and bottom-up approach conducting a primary survey online focused on top Muslim tourist markets, industry interviews, as well as secondary research utilising credible sources such as the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), government agency interviews, and other secondary research mechanisms.
The report is based on primary survey research of 437 industry professionals in the US who travelled at least once in three months.
The study incorporated a top-down and bottom-up approach conducting a primary survey online focused on top Muslim tourist markets, industry interviews, as well as secondary research utilizing credible sources such as the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), government agency interviews, and other secondary research mechanisms.
This GCiS market study draws on a three-month primary survey of over 70 of the market's supply side and downstream players.