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Any broad, estuarine river mouth.
A long, narrow coastal inlet, except a fjord, whose depth and width gradually and uniformly diminish inland.
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(1) (Rich Internet Application) An application that approaches the speed and elegance of a locally installed application. An RIA typically refers to an app that uses the Web browser to run embedded scripts within Web pages. However, it may also refer to a "rich client application" that interacts with the Internet in some manner but does not run from the browser (see rich client). See Silverlight, Flex and AJAX.

(2) (Regulatory Impact Analysis) See healthcare IT.
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In addition, the SEC has, in the past, specifically referenced Notice 13-45 when discussing RIA rollover advice.
RIA is hosted by the government of Egypt at the premises of the General Authority for Investment.
Aquiline was advised by Marlin and Associates and RIA in a Box was advised by Raymond James and Associates on the transaction.
Now Ria returns to the role in the new UK touring production of Sunset Boulevard which arrives at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff this month.
Echelon's fourth-quarter 2017 RIA and M&A Deal Report found that consolidators took control of RIA deal activity.
Therefore, an RIA's advertisement containing direct or indirect references to awards could be deemed misleading if it does not significantly disclose the awards' qualifications and limitations, because it could lead existing and prospective clients to infer something about the RIA that is not true.
GADA-RIA was determined at sampling using a commercially available RIA kit (GAD-Ab Cosmic, Cosmic, Tokyo, Japan), as described previously [16].
SURROGATE supermum Ria Pawlow beamed with pride as she walked down the aisle surrounded by children and parents who owe their happiness to her.