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baseline

a line at each end of a tennis court that marks the limit of play

baseline

The straight line between two observational points, as between the elements of an interferometer (see radio telescope). The longer the baseline between two radio telescopes, the finer the detail that can be resolved in a radio source. See also LBI; VLBI.

Baseline

A standard measure or perceived common level of performance at a given point in time, against which design objectives and/or performance targets may be set against to achieve improved design outcomes or performance standards.

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i. The shorter arc of the great circle joining the master and slave station of a pair of radio-transmitting stations.
ii. A yardstick for comparing an existing and a new system or aircraft. In this case, the former serves as a baseline.

baseline

baseline

The horizontal line to which the bottoms of lowercase characters (without descenders) are aligned. See typeface.
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Gracenote, a division of Tribune Media Company (OTC: TRBAA), which now includes its legacy Tribune Media Services (TMS) business, is purchasing all of the shares of Baseline for $50 million, subject to standard adjustments.
Recommendation: In order to stabilize the test plan and ensure the test baseline can absorb test failures and test delays and remains executable, the Secretary of Defense should ensure that the Missile Defense Agency includes sufficient schedule and resource margin, including spare test assets and targets, based on recent test experience and forecasted testing demands.
If this building average lighting power density is used in the baseline energy model, energy consumption is miscalculated and efficiency opportunities are missed.
Tracking the baseline and incremental percentages over time can reveal how consumer purchase behavior is changing.
In addition to the program baseline, acquisition PMs bring a wide array of tools and processes to the security reconstruction environment.
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The PoE support simplifies the installation of wireless access points and connects each access point to the Baseline Switch 2226-PWR for power and data.
Optimization analyses were used to determine the structures with the greatest mass savings at given performance levels (measured in terms of bending and torsional stiffness, modal response, and peak stress), create a two-dimensional feasibility study that compared loads against the outline of the baseline frame, and define the package space.
It is important to note that the maintenance test was administered after each teaching session during baseline and intervention.
One solution is to establish a baseline assessment prior to outsourcing
In each set of vignettes, students demonstrated characteristics defined as poor strategy use or poor motivation or baseline characteristics that exemplified efficient motivation and strategy use.