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landmark

[′lan‚märk]
(cell and molecular biology)
Any distinctive feature that can be used to identify a chromosome.
(engineering)
Any fixed natural or artificial monument or object used to designate a land boundary.
(navigation)
A conspicuous natural or artificial object near or on land, other than an established aid to navigation, and observable by eye or radar; used in the piloting type of navigation.

Landmark

Any building structure or place that has a special character or special historic or aesthetic interest or value as part of the heritage or cultural characteristics of a city, state, or nation.

landmark

1. Any building, structure, or place that has a special character, special historic interest, and/or special aesthetic interest, or value, as part of the development, heritage, or cultural characteristics of a nation, state, city, or town.
2. A monument, fixed object, or marker on the ground that designates the location of a land boundary.
3. A formal designation of such status for a building by a national or local authority. Also see National Historic Landmark and National Register of Historic Places.
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Gallagher was not Landmarks' agent then it must be its agent, and if that's so, the brokerage is liable because it failed to give proper notice to Landmark.
He takes the prayer part quite seriously, too, building a chapel in Landmark Makati with a seating capacity of 1,300, and another one in Landmark Trinoma, with a seating capacity of 2,200, even if he is not even Catholic.
Landmark was acquired by 2929 Entertainment from Oaktree Capital in 2003.
Based on this reality, if the organization corresponds to multiple IP addresses in the same set, only the candidate landmark with the smallest single-hop delay value to the nearest router is retained.
As an overall setting, every training image is cropped by detecting a face bounding box and then resized to 400 * 400 pixels and flipped together with the landmark coordinates to enlarge the training data size.
"We are extremely delighted to announce that Landmark Group stores will be ready to welcome visitors once we open, and we look forward to hosting its brands at Mall of Qatar," said Rony Mourani, general manager, Mall of Qatar.
The Massachusetts city's landmarks commission decided Tuesday to start the paperwork to formally protect the Citgo sign, a 3,600-square-foot advertisement from the 1960s installed near Fenway Park, (https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/07/12/citgo-sign-step-closer-possible-landmark-status/qyc4vDXgkzfOSQs0XRypSJ/story.html) the Boston Globe reported .
The Emley Moor transmitting station has been voted one of the UK's bestloved roadside landmarks.
The Landmark, which costs from PS55,995, features fulllength roof rails, black wing vents, mirror caps and grille, plus Landmark badges.
Landmark Department Store gears up to serve the residents in the south of Manila, as it breaks ground at a new location at Festival Supermall in Alabang, Muntinlupa City.