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inlier

[′in‚lī·ər]
(geology)
A circular or elliptical area of older rocks surrounded by strata that are younger.
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The Wilkie and Red River faults between the Blair River Inlier and Aspy terrane (Fig.
The number of iterations for a single repetition depends on the percentage of inliers, probability and the minimum number of points that mathematically describe the object model.
In Table 3, MS-DRG 291 (heart failure and shock with major complication or comorbidity) is assigned to 174,064 claims within the database, with estimated inlier payments of $1,600,909,904.
The drilling targeted uranium mineralization within Parabarana Sandstone which directly overlies the granites and uraniferous source rocks of the Mt Babbage Inlier in close proximity to basement faults and shear zones.
For example, under the prospective payment system, Medicare reimburses hospitals for DRG outlier days at the rate of 60 percent of the average daily cost of inlier days because the Health Care Financing Administration determined that the additional days of care are less costly to the hospital.
Relative resource weights are calculated by multiplying the inlier average length of stay by the SIW for each case within the group.
The fauna is from a Cretaceous inlier in the eastern edge of the volcanics of the Sierra Madre Occidental, is Middle Albian, and emphasizes that the many inliers of Cretaceous rocks along the eastern edge of the Sierra Madre Occidental should be examined much more closely.
The Richmond Formation (Lower Paleocene to Lower Eocene) of the Wagwater Group is exposed over a considerable area of eastern Jamaica, particularly in the Wagwater Belt and in other areas flanking the Blue Mountain inlier (Robinson 1994; Fig.
The project area is in the southern Mount Isa Inlier between Boulia and Mount Isa
a regional scale, paralleling the trend of the Kamativi Inlier and dips
The Marco 1 & 2 inlier claims straddle the recently optioned Aurora claim (see news release of September 27, 2012) on both its western and eastern flanks and the consolidation of the combined three claim blocks bordering the Locust drill target to the south is now complete.