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a wood-turning tool used for shaping the insides and bottoms of cylinders
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It will broaden by exploring into the Federal Communication Commission s Connect America Fund, that AT&T said permit it to extend facilities in regions where it might else be very expensive for the firm to broaden.
It would also appear to be important for rehabilitation researchers to broaden their scope of reading to include other disciplines such as anthropology, sociology, and disability policy studies.
Daphne Dumont, Past President of the CBA announced a program that includes (1) the formation of a Coalition of nine organizations that have similar concerns regarding legal aid, (2) with Coalition partners, taking the CBA's Legal Aid Watch to the grassroots, and (3) the selection of test cases to broaden the scope of a constitutional right to legal representation.
Peck: What, specifically, is CLTC doing to broaden the debate along the lines you've suggested?
Burrell says his agency, which has $90 million in annual billings and also does public relations work, could make similar deals to further enhance and broaden its services.
One of Hayes' objectives over the past decade has been to broaden the demographic of the revolutionary green movement beyond its core constituency of white yuppies and hippies.
She concludes that the Miwok approach exemplifies a mutually beneficial interplay between cultural practices and botanical conservation, suggesting conservationists could broaden their notion of species preservation to include such interplay.
Enzon also utilizes contract manufacturing opportunities to broaden its revenue base and enhance its organizational productivity.