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MDF

medium-density fibreboard: a wood-substitute material used in interior decoration

MDF

MDF

(1) (Main Distribution Frame) A wiring rack that connects outside lines with internal lines. It is used to connect public or private lines coming into the building to internal networks. In a telco central office (CO), the MDF is generally in close proximity to the telephone switch. See IDF, CDF and wiring rack.

(2) (Multiple Domain Facility) Hardware and microcode supplied by Amdahl that allows the running of multiple system images on a single processor complex. MDF was the first such implementation that did not depend on software such as VM/370 or VM/ESA.
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Currently, the MDF production process (Chapman 2004) can be classified into different steps, which include chipping, preheating, drying, pressing, and forming.
The high commissioner disclosed that Australia's MDF institution also wished to help Sialkot's exporters.
He also requested for the MDF support in terms of Leather Working Group (LWG).
Earlier, SCCI President Khawaja Masud Akhtar welcomed Dave Preston, acting deputy high commissioner of Australia and a team of the Market Development Facility (MDF).
MDF Recovery is nearing commercialisation having successfully concluded proof of concept trials to develop a commercially viable process to recover wood fibre from used or off-cuts of MDF.
"In the past, MDF furniture has been a popular option for people wanting to furnish their homes on a budget, however, it can easily become tired-looking and outdated - but people shouldn't get rid of it and replace it with something new, instead, they can upcycle and give their furniture a new lease of life," says Cato Cooper, co-owner of The Emporium Somerset (theemporiumsomerset.co.uk) in Wellington, who restored furniture as a hobby before turning her craft into a profession.
The importers of MDF asked the committee to further reduce the duties from 17 per cent to 5 per cent to protect commercial importers who are selling this imported product to small workshops, carpenters, joineries, and the value-addition industry of Pakistan.
Martin Mullen, GM of MDF, said, "The retail offer has been transformed in MDF and we look forward to serving the many millions of customers that use Muscat Airport every year.
'MDF has many international shopping outlets that will attract tourists.
The Australian government-funded Market Development Facility (MDF) and Fauji Foods Limited have signed a partnership agreement to establish 20 milk collection centres in rural Layyah and Muzaffargarh, districts of southern Punjab.