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physical

1. of or concerned with matter and energy
2. of or relating to physics

physical

(jargon)
The opposite of logical in its jargon sense. Compare real, virtual, and transparent.

It is said that what you can touch and see is real; what you can see but not touch is virtual; what you can touch but not see is transparent; and what you can neither touch nor see is probably imaginary.

physical

Devices at the electronic, or machine, level. Contrast with logical. See logical vs. physical.
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Special thanks to Kathryn Renee Linn, Administrative Associate, Physical Plant, The University of Memphis
Coordinating the response of statewide physical plant emergencies by providing direction and emergency equipment as necessary;
MEDIA CONTACT: To arrange interviews with the director of Physical Plant, or other involved parties, contact Heather Notaro in the Public Relations Department (978) 837-5195 or heather.
Center Garage, which is just up the street from the Physical Plant Building.
A facility's next step after an overall physical plant assessment is to decide whether it will eventually replace a failed system in kind or do it differently, and ascribe some kind of cost to and time frame for that replacement.
However, Fitch believes that VOI has done a good job maintaining cash reserves above 200 days cash on hand while funding over $7 million in physical plant improvements from operations over the past six years.
The facilities plan will develop strategies for physical plant maintenance and improvement to support current
One of the first new projects will be a two-story parking garage, followed by the relocation of the school's physical plant, which will in turn free up space for the Family and Consumer Sciences building, which will house culinary arts.
Other guest speakers have included engineers, mechanical contractors, fuel oil providers, and maintenance experts discussing such important topics as New York City code compliance, physical plant upkeep, energy conservation and building maintenance.
Incorporating into your preventive maintenance programs a weekly systematic approach to inspecting physical plant needs, environmental surroundings and medical devices will increase your organization's awareness of safety and reduce the risk of injury.
The 'BBB' rating is based on Vicar's Landing's outstanding location in Ponte Vedra Beach, adjacent to the Tournament Players Club (TPC) at Sawgrass, long operating history, high occupancy rates of over 97% in the independent living units (ILUs), strong debt service coverage over the past five years, sound management practices, limited competition in the market, and an attractive physical plant.
The Department of General Services (DGS) provides and maintains the physical plant