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STANDARD, in war. An ensign or flag used in war.

STANDARD, measure. A weight or measure of certain dimensions, to which all other weights and measures must correspond; as, a standard bushel. Also the quality of certain metals, to which all others of the same kind ought to be made to conform; as, standard gold, standard silver. Vide Dollar; Eagle; Money.

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Although Standard Operating Procedure is well sourced, the research itself is not well documented.
The officials briefed them about the standard operating procedure (SOP) related to the security and protocol of the prime minister, the report added.
The officials briefed them about the standard operating procedure (SOP) with regards to security and protocol of the prime minister.
'EAIC will be looking into the matter to determine whether the police had followed the SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) in effecting the arrest and hence whether there is any truth in the allegation of police impropriety in carrying out their duty and function.
The Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) 2010 for Local Purchase/Consumption/Distribution/Manufacture/Transportation of Precursor Chemicals has been reviewed and revised.
The standard operating procedure (SOP) for bauxite mining activities in Pahang is expected to be completed by June, says Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar.
Islamabad, Feb.5 (ANI): Even while describing Shahid Afridi's shocking act of chewing the ball during the fifth and final one-day international against Australia at Perth as 'indefensible', former Pakistan captain Rameez Raja has said that ball-tampering is the Pakistan team's 'standard operating procedure' (SOP).
In the past, you hoped the replacements had some transition time, or at least fell in on a good plan or standard operating procedure.
The sheriff approved the committee's recommendations, which became part of the HCSO's written standard operating procedure and training curriculum.
Miaa said authorities conducted standard operating procedure in accordance with the airport emergency plan.
New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh said on Friday, his ministry has issued a Standard Operating Procedure manual for various institutes on the use of small animals for experiments.
Miaa said authorities are conducting standard operating procedure in accordance with the airport emergency plan.

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