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Side by side and facing the same direction. For example, aircraft flying in line-abreast formation; side-by-side seating as in three-abreast seating. The term is often confused with abeam. See also abeam.
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17, is a cost-efficient and time-efficient way to keep abreast of professional developments in this turbulent economic and regulatory climate--while earning continuing education credits.
Operators are not the only ones who must keep abreast of training concerns; supervisors must also complete program evaluations immediately after classroom-instructional time.
If you're trying to keep abreast of farm animal issues, it's no longer necessary to subscribe to Beef magazine or Meat and Poultry News.
Failure to keep abreast of competitor innovations, new market entrants, substitute products or industry shifts can all sound the death knell for a business.
Consumer Alert will continue to keep abreast of developments in organic food regulations and food labeling.
They conclude by saying they "intend to keep abreast of all the implementation stages of all components of Bill 188, with special vigilance regarding the respect for the wishes of students, parents and various social milieus.
Keep abreast of what is going on in the industry, attend AFS conferences, attend state organization meetings, talk with the experts, and obtain the most accurate information you can before starting or retooling your program.
Additionally, patients will be able to search the Internet's most exhaustive database of clinical trial listings, register to be considered for specific clinical trials, and keep abreast of advances in therapies for their condition.
Mulligan urged Americans United members to keep abreast of current developments in their own states by checking on the status of church-state legislation through AU's website: www.