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soft

1. Dialect drizzly or rainy
2. (of a diet) consisting of easily digestible foods
3. Chem (of water) relatively free of mineral salts and therefore easily able to make soap lather
4. (of a drug such as cannabis) nonaddictive or only mildly addictive
5. (of a currency) in relatively little demand, esp because of a weak balance of payments situation
6. (of radiation, such as X-rays and ultraviolet radiation) having low energy and not capable of deep penetration of materials
7. Physics (of valves or tubes) only partially evacuated

soft

Flexible and changeable, as in "software," which can be reprogrammed for different results. The computer's soft nature is its greatest virtue; however, the reason it takes so long to get new systems developed in an enterprise has little to do with the concept. It is based on which software tools are used to create the systems and the skill level of the technical staff, compounded by the organization's bureaucracy.
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If your business portals or mobile application needs to be thoroughly tested and checked for any bugs with the latest performance thresholds, contact software development services team in Suma Soft.
Pirelli's motorsport director Paul Hembery commented "Because of the mixed conditions up to today, the teams were still lacking dry running with the soft tyre on full fuel heading into the race, so they all started with a number of question marks.
The tyre is two-and-a-half seconds slower per lap than the soft rubber, so it was a question of which drivers would gamble on not using the softs in Q1.
They will be joined on shelf in July by Kingsmill 50/50 Deli Softs I pre-sliced flatbread rolls (rsp: [pounds sterling]i.
Mining by-products such as iron oxides, aluminium oxides, calcium and magnesium--which can help softs adsorb nutrients--can prevent nutrients from entering river systems, reducing the potential for algal blooms.
Vettel's lead of three seconds had been cut drastically by Hamilton and with the top-10 starters' Q3 tires wearing quickly, he opted to come in after 15 laps for softs.
LN), a supplier of trading, risk management and settlement solutions to the metals, energy and softs sectors, has signed a contract with Australia-based Xstrata Copper Australia.
The businessman gave up his softs drink firm and dedicated the whole of 2009 to scaling eight of the world's toughest mountains.
The change reflects AESEoACAO 10-year journey from the energy sector only into the oil, natural gas, marine fuels, biofuels, coal, emissions, metals, steel, agriculture and softs markets it addresses today.
It became of case of tyre management and who could make their sets of Bridgestone softs and hards last the longest as degradation proved to be far higher than anybody anticipated.
Four and five-inch Magic Swimmer Softs are Sebile's first soft-plastic offering, a mirror image of their popular Magic Swimmer hardbait--$15, sebileusa.
Grains declined, while livestock & softs were up slightlyThe MLCX Grains TR index posted a loss of -3.