Multifunctional


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Multifunctional

Something that serves more than one purpose. In product and furniture design, multifunctional pieces reduce the need for multiple products, thus using fewer raw resources and reducing clutter in modern homes and waste in landfills.
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Stade district issues the use / rental of new multifunctional printing, scanning and copying technology.
According to the program, multifunctional farms will set rapid-crop orchards (7,400 ha), new vineyards (4,300 ha) and greenhouses (844 ha).
Symposium A "Adaptive, Active and Multifunctional Smart Materials Systems" of the Int'l Conference "Smart Materials, Structures and Systems" (4th: 2012: Montecatini Terme, Italy) Ed.
There are, in fact, many reasons for and potential advantages to using multifunctional additives.
Int'l Symposium on Multiscale Multifunctional and Functionally Graded Materials (10th: 2008: Sendai, Japan) Ed.
The Army decided to begin multifunctional training at the grade of captain because that is the level at which their assignments require them to have broader capabilities than provided by their functional branch training.
So, when the CSA tasked the Army Training and Doctrine Command to develop an implementation plan for a Logistics Officer Corps, fortunately, it was not too difficult to create because of the success of the FA 90 program, the growing number of multifunctional logistics duty positions, and the training of logistics officers together during their advanced courses (beginning with the first Combined Logistics Officer Advanced Course in 1992), which provided a good basis for the development of a multiskilled logistics leader construct.
When the cantilever cooler is combined with the multifunctional MHD III stacker, Toyo is said to have a high speed and accurate system with a production capacity of up to three tons per hour.
Pigment/additive multifunctional concentrates tailored for granular and pelletized polyolefins.
The communities include: Ordnance, Transportation, Quartermaster, and Battle Staff, Multifunctional and Automation.
They come equipped with Scan2 technology, which enhances productivity by scanning both sides of a double-sided document in a single pass, and can also become full featured multifunctional peripherals offering network printing, network scanning and Super G3 fax capabilities.

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