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, m?tro
an underground, or largely underground, railway system in certain cities, esp in Europe, such as that in Paris


(1) See Metro interface.

(2) The code name for Microsoft's XPS document format. See XML Paper Specification.
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Metro area median existing condo prices in the second quarter ranged from $109,900 in Greensboro-High Point, N.
The strongest metro increase in the Midwest was in Bismarck, N.
The strongest metro increase in the Midwest was in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa, where the median price of $109,700 was 26.
National and regional quarterly prices have been revised back through 1989; the only revision to the metro price series is the normal annual revision for 2005 with revised fourth quarter data.
It is dedicated to the production of metro vehicles.
As consortium leader for rolling stock, Bombardier Transportation has already delivered to China the Metro Systems for Shanghai Line 1 and 2 (96 cars for Line 1 and an additional 222 cars for Line 2.
By creating individual Label Switched Paths (LSPs), providers can set bandwidth, preferred paths, or priority constraints at the user or application level to easily support rapidly growing deployments by Application Service Providers (ASPs), Building Local Exchange Carriers (BLECs), and other metro providers.
Riverstone's unique open APIs allow service providers to customize and incorporate its MPLS solution quickly into their networks to deliver advanced traffic engineering, QoS, and security features in their metro area networks without jeopardizing service delivery.