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Cheops:

see KhufuKhufu
or Cheops
, fl. c.2680 B.C., king of ancient Egypt, founder of the IV dynasty. He was king for 23 years and was famous as the builder of the greatest pyramid at Giza.
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Cheops

original name Khufu. Egyptian king of the fourth dynasty (?2613--?2494 bc), who built the largest pyramid at El Gîza

CHEOPS

(communications)
A satellite-based batch data dissemination project between CERN and member state institutes.
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In this study CHEOPS and Oucher scales convert behavioural and subjective responses to numeric form.
21,22 In our study as well, the group with pre-emptive analgesia through caudal block had the lowest scores (median value 3) on the CHEOPS scale according to the measurements recorded at 1st, 6th, 12th and 24th hours.
Thanks to Alibert's method, one is able to deduce whether a planet is inhabitable from the data provided by HARPS and CHEOPS.
Hidden with a low visibility entrance and sound proofed with Cheops acoustic pyramid panels, Suga boasts custom-designed finishings such as glass mosaic tiles and marble, as well as exquisite Cognac cluster lights, gathered leather ottomans and velvet upholstered poufs.
Scientists are removing the first fragments of wood from a pit in the rocks near the pyramids of Giza where one of the "solar" boats of the pharaoh Cheops, or Khufu, was buried.
Archaeologists working near the Pyramid of Cheops in Giza unearthed 15 skeletons of what appeared to be super-sized humans or humanoids,' the journalist said.
Egyptian minister of state for antiquities said a Franco-Egyptian exploration team has discovered a Red Sea port dating back about 4,500 years to Great Pyramid builder King Cheops of the Fourth Dynasty of the Old Kingdom.
A daredevil Russian photographer has described how he sneaked up to the top of the Cheops Pyramid at Giza, Cairo, risking up to three years in prison to take some amazing snaps.
Those experiencing the open landscape of the semiarid American West could relate to the Sahara, Arabia, Mongolia, and other exotic Oriental locations (John Charles Fremont, upon reaching the "remarkable rock" that reminded him of the Great Pyramid of Cheops, named the lake surrounding the rock Pyramid Lake in 1844).
While sci-fi fans might be disappointed it won't involve Star Trekstyle voyages to far off alien worlds, the unmanned Cheops mission is set to provide a fascinating insight into so-called "super-Earths" outside our solar system.
While sci-fi fans might be disappointed it won't involve Star Trek-style k voyages to far off alien worlds, the unmanned Cheops mission is set to provide a fascinating insight into so-called "super-Earths" outside our solar system.