geographical position


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geographical position

[¦jē·ə¦graf·ə·kəl pə′zish·ən]
(astronomy)
That point on the earth at which a given celestial body is in the zenith at a specified time.
(geography)
Any position on the earth defined by means of its geographical coordinates, either astronomical or geodetic.
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"Among the factors they would take into consideration in order to expand their operations to Cyprus are its corporate tax, its EU membership, the extensive use of the English language and the island's geographical position," CIPA said.
Each of the three sensors is positioned orthogonally inside the antenna housing to transmit/receive a spherical radiation pattern so all radiation is measured at the antenna's geographical position, regardless of the direction in which it arrives.
Qin said the geographical position of the Suez Canal makes it the shortest route between East and West.
The geographical position of Guisborough needs to be taken into account, as in winter we are often cut off due to snow blocking Yearby Bank, and the A171 becoming treacherous, making a journey with a crying injured child or an elderly person in pain impossible.
At a meeting with Moroccan Minister delegate to the minister of Industry, Trade, Investment and the Digital Economy, in Charge of Foreign Trade Mohamed Abbou, the Qatari official said that Morocco, thanks to its geographical position and its potential, represents an important platform to European and African markets.
"While the outbreak is now officially over, Senegal's geographical position makes the country vulnerable to additional imported cases of Ebola virus disease.
has trade agreements in force, and are those which - along with Mexico, with whom it already has strong trade ties- may because of their geographical position, be of interest to U.S.
The geographical position of the site and time of filming was verified, said the statement.
The geographical position of Vojvodina (Serbia) does make a difference for foreign companies in the investment process, mainly in strategic terms, since the EU is near.
The new entity will have the flexibility to grow its product range across the entire transaction value chain, including alliances and partnerships, which, together with the ability to leverage Atos' customer base and geographical position, will cement its presence in the payment sector, Atos said.Country: FranceSector: IT/Online ServicesTarget: Atos SA's payment and merchant transactional activitiesBuyer: Unnamed buyersVendor: Atos SAType: Divestment, RestructuringStatus: Talks, Auction
Some may argue, that it is due to its geographical position, it lies off the beaten track.
After the 9/11 twin towers incident in the united states, the geographical position of the world changed due to declaration of war by the Americans against talibanization.

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