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lead-in

[′lēd‚in]
(electricity)
A single wire used to connect a single-terminal outdoor antenna to a receiver or transmitter. Also known as down-lead.

lead-in

The first part of a CD-R recording session, which starts 25mm from the dead center of the disc and takes up 4,500 sectors. The table of contents is written into the lead-in when the session is closed. Its purpose is to allow the drive to synchronize and to hold the table of contents. If the disc is not closed, it contains the address of the next session. Contrast with lead-out.
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There's no lazy leadin to these sagas: action begins with a bang and shoots through descriptions that are peppered with autobiography.
Human resources consultancy APTMetrics Inc introduced on Monday the LeadIN Leadership Assessment Suite.
He added: "In the current climate, it is also important that we offer great value for money and this is something that we continue to do with a leadin price of just EUR928 for a family of four, which works out at only EUR232 per person.
Our late news grew four rating points off of our network leadin, while KMOV grew a single point--that's four times as many St.
Reading regained their leadin the 55th minute, Church tapping home after a long range effort had come back off the post.
Fox 16's July 2005 news ratings maintained incredible strength regardless of not having the American Idol leadin," he said.
5%) Market Dollar sales Leadin brands ** Manufacturer share (000) Trojan Church & Dwight 22.
Because most sulfur is now produced involuntarily, rather than mined, industry analysts are forecasting a sulfur oversupply and calling on leadin g energy companies to help develop new markets," said Larry Marks, marketing and transportation, Shell Canada Ltd.
Por ejemplo, en el reciente congreso mundial Leadin the Way, celebrado en Monte Carlo y organizado por Laboratorios Roche, se dieron a conocer datos alarmantes: en los paises desarrollados la obesidad afecta al 42 por ciento de las mujeres y 30 de los hombres, pero una de las mas preocupantes es a nivel infantil, ya que uno de cada 4 pequenos entre 1 y 4 anos tiene sobrepeso, y el 21 por ciento entre los 4 y 11 anos, de los cuales la mayoria sera obeso en edad futura.
But this difference became very low towards the end of polymerization, leadin g to a transparent multiphasic blend.
The win over the Tornadoes (0-8-1, 0-5) gave Glendale a 42-29-2 leadin the series that started in 1930 and has renewed at least once every year since then.
To allow for this possibility, we constructed the variable LEADIN, defined as the Nielsen rating of the show televised immediately preceding the game.