principal item


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principal item

[′prin·sə·pəl ′īd·əm]
(engineering)
Item which, because of its major importance, requires detailed analysis and examination of all factors affecting its supply and demand, as well as an unusual degree of supervision; its selection is based upon such criteria as strategic importance, high monetary value, unusual complexity of issue, and procurement difficulties.
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The principal item of clothing forming part of the regalia is typically a robe or cape.
This powerful cantata, composed as a response to the rise of the Nazis, was the principal item in a concert that deserved a much higher attendance.
The principal item decreasing earnings for the quarter was the expected reduction in net interest income on the funds used to pay the special cash distribution of $7.
The principal item of work includes removing and replacing approximately 18,000 square feet of roof above the Turbine Room at Quindaro Power Station.
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Walgreens continues to expect that about three-fifths of the program costs will be in cash over time, the principal items being future lease obligations.
Walgreens continues to expect that about 60% of the program costs will be in cash over time, the principal items being future lease obligations.
The second achievement is that the matter of the illicit financial outflows serves as one of the principal items on the agenda of this international conference Financing for Development.
Besides, we are lucky in the sense that principal items of construction in our country are cement, steel and mud/ sand (for making bricks and cement blocks).
Trade between the UAE and Germany is growing at a fast rate and machinery is one of the principal items that Germany exports to the UAE," said Al Midfa while stressing the importance German manufacturers are placing on the show.
and machinery is one of the principal items that Germany exports to the UAE," said Midfa, stressing the importance German manufacturers are placing on the show.

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