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backfilling

An early technique used with XTs and ATs that let DESQview run more programs concurrently. Motherboard chips were disabled and EMS chips were assigned the low memory addresses.

backfilling, backfill

1. Rough masonry built behind a facing or between two faces.
2. Filling over the extrados of an arch.
3. Brickwork in spaces between structural timbers. Also see nogging
4. Soil or crushed stone used to fill the space between the excavation or sheeting and the exterior of a structure, or around the foundation walls to provide means for water to drain away from a foundation.
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The whole point of our action is to improve the quality of the service, starting with backfilling annual leave so we have sufficient staff to keep appointments with clients," Petra, who is also the nominated representative for community mental health nurses on the RWC, said.
Vacmasters supersonic air stream delivered through its Air-Tec nozzle at 220 psi is forced into these microscopic pockets which explode from the energy built up from the forced compressed air, crumbling the soil and leaving it dry for easy vacuuming and backfilling.
The sensitive legal issue does not concern only archaeology, because if the State Shura Council rules in favor of Aoun's suit and prohibits backfilling, UNRWA will have to rebuild much of the camp on a different site, meaning many of Nahr al-Bared's some 31,000 registered residents would never return to their homes.
Keywords: Space-Sharing, Non-Dedicated clusters, Backfilling, Coscheduling, Load Balancing.
This financial sector includes money management companies, Hedge Fund groups, and other related financial service concerns who I believe will ultimately assist us in the near term backfilling of our vacant space.
Backfilling and surface reclamation stopped in April 1993.
Case law has held that costs to reclaim land - including soil removal and backfilling - are currently deductible.
Slurry trench (barrier) backfill--Curtain barriers are created by excavating a notch in the earth, supporting it with a bentonite slurry and then backfilling it with the bentonite enriched soil material.
By digging a four-foot-wide by three-foot-deep trench just opposite the tree and backfilling with loosely compacted soil, tree roots will be encouraged to grow through the passage deep enough so that the walk won't be destroyed.
An easy-to-operate, turn-key solution, Lighthouse's E-Trail Digital Archive uses any of three different methods--real-time capture, batch capture or backfilling from archive media--to capture email correspondence, instant messages, faxes, and other unstructured communication data within a corporate setting.
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: backfilling works contract and islet networks t7 - phase 1.
Permanent Part-time (PPT) employees may elect to increase their contracted hours to reflect the average of the actual hours worked per fortnight in the preceding 12-month period (except in circumstances where the PPT engagement has been specifically for the purpose of temporarily backfilling a position where the substantive occupant has been on extended leave).