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shelf

1. a projecting layer of ice, rock, etc., on land or in the sea
2. Archery the part of the hand on which an arrow rests when the bow is grasped

shelf

[shelf]
(geology)
Solid rock beneath alluvial deposits.
A flat, projecting ledge of rock.

shelf

1. A flat surface mounted horizontally, used to support or store objects.
2. Any projecting, flat, near-horizontal surface, such as a ledge of rock.

shelf

A public library of classes for the Eiffel language.
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An ice shelf is the area of ice that surrounds the more grounded ice that makes up glaciers and ice streams.
If innovation is important to your shoppers in certain categories, you should have a process in place to get these important new items onto the shelf as quickly as possible to satisfy their needs.
Buyers recognize the high sales potential for products placed here because they understand that shoppers are most likely to purchase items from this shelf area, regardless of planned intent.
And the back of the shelf is fully supported to prevent sagging.
Submitting shelf life code challenges to the DoD Shelflife website when experience indicates a change is needed.
Data that Autosub gathered on its 2005 voyage under the Fimbul ice shelf indicate that the water there was somewhat warmer and saltier than water that ship-based oceanographers sampled just off the ice shelf's edge, says Nicholls.
SHELF COLLECTORS While I walk through the video rental store, Ana is busy checking out the shelves.
To optimize performance for cPCI and ATCA systems, the shelf manager would monitor standard voltages like 3.
Let's say a shelf has three cornflakes boxes and six ceramic ghosts on it.
Software Shelf CEO Bill Feeley states, "With our expanded development team, we have been able to release several new products over the last few weeks and have more in the pipeline.
The pool itself was roughly 30-by-18 feet, and the sun shelf covered over half of it.
The most popular form of enterprise disk packaging is the modular disk shelf or JBOD (Just a Bunch of Disks).