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amphiaster

[′am·fē‚as·tər]
(invertebrate zoology)
Type of spicule found in some sponges.
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RESIDENTS who lived in fear of flooding in the Conwy Valley have been assured a scheme to reduce their risk has protected them from a record-breaking diaster.
A problem with a number of existing business continuity solutions is that it only provides one recovery point-the one right before the diaster occurred.
There is a potential for diaster in the teaching profession just as there is a potential for good.
Propranolol-epinephrine interaction: a potential diaster.
The BBC crew filmed at the Miry Lane showroom on six separate occasions to record the initial diaster, the clean-up and the recovery of the business.
To measure trauma symptoms, the investigators used the 24-item self report Kauai Recovery Inventory (KRI) adapted for elementary schoolchildren, which included items about intrusive reexperiencing of the diaster, avoidance of reminders, and arousal symptoms, such as hypervigilance and irritability--all indicators of posttraumatic stress.
raised $1,200 for tsunami diaster relief during its first fund-raiser and will continue that fund-raising effort today.
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But very few insurers thought about aggregating liabilities that might materialize out of a man-made diaster.
It will enable the deployment of high-performance SANs spanning multiple remote physical locations and make possible new types of SAN applications that previously could not be implemented over long distances, including diaster recovery, remote data replication, remote data backup, and digital content distribution.
You can probably find a diaster movie playing there.
A contaminant found in an end-product is a diaster from all points of view but now Holgran Ltd are busy launching a new service designed to help manufacturers with the integrity of their products.