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symbol for element neptuniumneptunium
, radioactive chemical element; symbol Np; at. no. 93; mass number of most stable isotope 237; m.p. about 640°C;; b.p. 3,902°C; (estimated); sp. gr. 20.25 at 20°C;; valence +3, +4, +5, or +6. Neptunium is a ductile, silvery radioactive metal.
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The class of decision problems for which solutions can be checked in polynomial time.
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(complexity)

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The country code for Nepal.
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(Number Portability) The capability of keeping the same telephone number when switching carriers or services. It all started with 800 numbers, which led to local number portability (LNP) and later to wireless number portability (WLNP). November 24, 2003 was known as "Cellphone Independence" day because it was the first time in the U.S. that customers in the top 100 metropolitan service areas (MSAs) could move their telephone numbers to a different carrier. In most cases, landline numbers can also be moved to a cellular carrier.
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The medial epicondyle vertical line lies approximately 1 centimeter medial to the biceps groove when the shoulder is in the neutral position and about 2 centimeters when shoulder is at 45[degrees] of external rotation.
In fact, when the Vermont and California medical societies took neutral positions, it was devastating to the efforts in the legislature to block legalization.
The best way to determine this neutral position is to assume your normal stance, close your eyes, draw your bow, then anchor as you normally would.
Robert Reneker of Mercy Health in Grand Rapids, Mich., supported the organization's neutral position. "To get mixed up in this debate on abortion, and to get off the fence, serves no purpose in furthering some of our other goals," Dr.
The company, who have maintained a neutral position ahead of the vote, have been holding talks with the Bank of England, UK Financial Investments and the Scottish and UK Governments over the referendum.
Difficult airway trolley was kept ready, intravenous premedication with injection Atropine 0.03mg, Midazolam 0.5mg, Fentanyl 20[micro]g, pre-oxygenated for 5minutes, induced with Propofol 35mg and mask ventilation was adequate so patient given injection Atracurium 10mg given, mask ventilated for 3mts with Oxygen, Nitrous oxide and Sevoflurane, on laryngoscopy it was Cormack III visualization of the epiglottis and vocal cords, intubated with 5mm un-cuffed endotracheal tube with stylet with head in neutral position.
The Wisconsin Towns Association, which had publicly stated it would join with the Wisconsin Counties Association in taking a neutral position, unexpectedly declared its opposition at the last minute.
Attorney General of Quebec hoping to overturn a 2012 ruling of the Quebec Court of Appeal requiring Loyola to "teach the government-mandated ethics and religious culture course from a secular and neutral position" (LifeSiteNews, 25 March 2012).
The blade to handle angle allows the user to keep their hand/wrist in a neutral position when using the knife.
As a result, the number of respondents who took the neutral position dropped on almost every issue from what had been observed in prior years.
The purpose of this investigation was to calculate the contact surface area of the long head of the biceps on the humeral head in neutral position and abduction.
SIGB's investment manager, Sherborne Investors Management (Guernsey) LLC, had informed the company that SIGB's remaining economic exposure to 3i's shares has been offset through the use of derivatives, which had resulted in an economic net neutral position in 3i stock.