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BAL

(1) (Basic Assembly Language) The low-level assembly language used in IBM mainframes starting with the System/360.

(2) (Branch And Link) An instruction used to transfer control to another part of the program.
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The collection presents five sets of jewels, inspired by five extraordinary 20th century balls and reflecting the different magnificent experiences of Le Bal du Palais d'Hiver, Le Bal du SiE cle, Le Bal Black & White, Le Bal Oriental and Le Bal Proust.
As he himself observes, the main impetus for the institution of the bals was a reaction against the strict etiquette and omnipresent emphasis on rank distinction that royal court culture fostered.
Semmens' treatment of the space occupied by the bals publics in the theater of the Palais-royal and the balls' administration by the Opera is more successful.
Using fictional journalistic accounts of the bals de l'Opera, anecdotes culled from memoirs, and even an unpublished play, Semmens underlines with startling clarity the radical difference in their culture from that of the bals pares under Louis XIV.
The dance repertoire largely consisted of contredanses and minuets, the latter growing less popular after 1745, judging by both musical and choreographic sources with connections to the bals de l'Opera, which Semmens carefully catalogues.
Bien qu'il soit tout a fait possible d'analyser les initiations et les bals en tant qu'interactions individuelles (ce qui serait meme tres interessant a realiser), je les aborde, pour ma part, en tant que rites collectifs et donc en tant qu'interactions collectives.
Avant d'analyser ces deux rituels, il est bien sur indispensable de donner, ne serait-ce que brievement, chacun des deux schemas qui structurent, pour l'un, la plus grande partie des bals de finissants, pour l'autre, les initiations universitaires.
Cet article evoque donc tout d'abord brievement le deroulement des bals de finissants et des initiations universitaires, tels que je les ai observes durant le terrain d'enquete et selon les temoignages des informateurs que j'ai rencontres.
A l'inverse des bals de finissants, les initiations universitaires s'etalent sur plusieurs jours.
On its own, the Bal Spring[R] canted coil spring offers orthopedic device OEMs the ability to latch, lock and hold parts together with forces that are precisely controllable and repeatable.
Bal Spring canted coil springs are proven performers, and have been designed into many of today's most innovative orthopedic applications.
This CMC joint device design, which incorporates a Bal Seal Canted Coil Spring[R], illustrates how spring technology can help medical OEMs enhance the performance of new and existing orthopedic devices without dramatically affecting design requirements or cost.