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grouping

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Periodic error in the spacing of recorded lines in a facsimile system.

Grouping

Arrangement of the major architectural forms of a building; such as a main structure plus its wings, or the arrangement of elements on the facade.
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When he advanced towards the laborers they had not gone to work again, but were standing in that form of rural grouping which consists in each turning a shoulder towards the other, at a distance of two or three yards.
Natural Selection -- its power compared with man's selection -- its power on characters of trifling importance -- its power at all ages and on both sexes -- Sexual Selection -- On the generality of intercrosses between individuals of the same species -- Circumstances favourable and unfavourable to Natural Selection, namely, intercrossing, isolation, number of individuals -- Slow action -- Extinction caused by Natural Selection -- Divergence of Character, related to the diversity of inhabitants of any small area, and to naturalisation -- Action of Natural Selection, through Divergence of Character and Extinction, on the descendants from a common parent -- Explains the Grouping of all organic beings.
But on no other hypothesis can I understand their linear grouping.
But things are ever grouping themselves according to higher or more interior laws.
Incapable of grouping the past, he confused the episode of Jacky with another episode that had taken place in the days of his bachelorhood.
Dunster replied eagerly, "but the grouping of the Powers as it has existed during the last few years is on the eve of a great change.
BALANCE OF POLITICAL GROUPINGS House of Representatives House of Councillors
It is to be note that SEN-SAD grouping is one of the largest groupings in Africa, second only to the African Union.
Weights for most commodity groupings of the PPI, as well as, weights for commodity-based aggregate indexes calculated from commodity groupings, such as FD-ID indexes, currently reflect 2007 values of shipments as reported in the Census of Manufactures and other sources.
An international team of astronomers used Hubble's Advanced Camera for Surveys to discover this bounty of stellar fossils and confirm such compact groupings can be used as reliable tracers for dark matter, the invisible gravitational scaffolding on which galaxies are built.
There are some groupings that are expressly prohibited by the regulations.
Among the largest American Indian tribal groupings, Blackfeet had the highest proportion who reported more than one tribal grouping or race.