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air parcel

[′er ‚pär·səl]
(meteorology)
An imaginary body of air to which may be assigned any or all of the basic dynamic and thermodynamic properties of atmospheric air.
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Ahmed Abdullah bin Lahej, senior manager of Air Shipping Operations on Wednesday said the first seizure was extracted from a man's shirt and tie and a lady's handbag as part of an air parcel.
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He covers the structure of the atmosphere and its physics, changes (such as seasons) affecting weather, the impact of an air parcel and other atmospheric forces, air masses, pressure systems, fronts, jet streams, and the art of practical forecasting as it applies to sailing.
The authors failed to account for vertical components of air parcel movement; also, by singling out one specific trajectory from the "NW wind" days, they implied much more accuracy to the back trajectories than is justified.
group will soon begin an air parcel delivery service covering all of China and Japan in a tie-up with a concern under the State Postal Bureau of China, the group's holding company said Monday.
The kits, designed to present shipping solutions to business mailers, give details on the Postal Service's four international shipping options-Global Express Guaranteed, Global Express Mail, Global Priority Mail, and Global Air Parcel Post-focusing primarily on their transit times and reasonable prices.
to operate air parcel delivery services ahead of the privatization of the government-backed Japan Post, Sagawa officials said Sunday.
Thursday: Air cards and letters and air parcel post to Africa and Central and South America.
A jobless man in Kyoto Prefecture has been indicted on charges of smuggling stimulant drugs into Japan by having an acquaintance in Canada send them by an air parcel, the Osaka District Public Prosecutors Office said Tuesday.
International Mail Air Letters & Air Parcel Post Surface Addressed To Cards Africa Dec.
For shipments to Western Canada, Horizon's Canada Air Parcel Service provides a timely option.