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1. a measure of length equal to the average length of a stride, approximately 3 feet
2. any of the manners in which a horse or other quadruped walks or runs, the three principal paces being the walk, trot, and canter (or gallop)
3. a manner of moving, natural to the camel and sometimes developed in the horse, in which the two legs on the same side of the body are moved and put down at the same time
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landing, pace, stair landing

The horizontal platform at the end of a stair flight or between two flights of stairs.


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See the accompanying chart on page 26 to find the types of activities PACI found to be political intervention by charities.
Self-service provisioning and administration: Extensive automation in PACI lets customers easily provision their own Cloud services by simply clicking on-screen panels.
PACI seeks to launch a number of sponsoring initiatives to the craft sector through the implementation of craft projects in various governorates of the Sultanate in order to upgrade rehabilitation, training and productivity processes for craft industries with the adoption of technologies of craft development and innovation to ensure keeping up with modernity and to achieve marketing and promotional dimensions of the craft sector in order to establish a vision of comprehensive sustainability.
PACI Chairman Msaed Al-Asousi for his part said that the prize would
Sheikha al-Siyabiyah, PACI Chairperson hoped that the hosting of the forum will enhance the role of the Sultanate in the sustainable development.
The meeting discussed the mechanisms of developing small and medium-sized craft enterprises to achieve levels of craft production together with the PACI report of the first annual half of 2013.
The kiosks, considered the first of their kind at Kuwaiti companies, were launched under the patronage of PACI Director-General Bassam Musaed Al-Asousi, with the attendance of PACI Deputy Director-General for Information Technology Mansour Al-Methen, EQUATE President & CEO Mohammad Husain and Diyar General-Manager Bashar Atout, as well as a number of leaders and employees from the three entities.
The PACI principles are consistent with our company's established compliance program and will be used to benchmark and improve existing policy," Hanks said.
Verona was also a principal investigator with the Education, Outreach, and Training Partnership for Advanced Computational Infrastructure (EOT-PACI), the education and outreach component of the National Science Foundation's PACI program, and a computer science, mathematics, and science teacher in the Montgomery County Public Schools for more than 15 years.
In response to the royal directives of His Majesty, PACI provided the optimum levels of care, subsidy, rehabilitation, training and production for craftsmen.
This initiative comes as part of the efforts being exerted by PACI to support the Omani craftsmen through providing them with outlets for their products.
The meeting also discussed the efforts being exerted by the Sultanate to develop the human resources, besides reviewing a number of topics of common concern and means of the existing and future cooperation in the crafts fields, as well as discussing a number of projects and the integrated programs being implanted by PACI to upgrade craftsmen, such as the projects of the Omani crafts houses that are distributed in the various wilayats of the Sultanate, which are one of the mechanism for the crafts promotion.