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smooth

1. (of the skin) free from hair
2. not harsh or astringent
3. Maths (of a curve) differentiable at every point
4. Physics (of a plane, surface, etc.) regarded as being frictionless
5. Tennis squash badminton the side of a racket on which the binding strings form a continuous line

smooth

[smüth]
(oceanography)
Comparatively calm water between heavy seas.
(statistics)
To modify a sequential set of numerical data items in a manner designed to reduce the differences in value between adjacent items.
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Meanwhile, the spokesman said that 3, 11,110 vehicles have been fined during the current year for hampering smooth flow of traffic and involvement in over-charging, over-loading and misbehaving with passengers.
Seaview Lads SAC fished Sully Island where junior angler Ollie Williams took the honours with a smooth hound, dogfish and conger eels for 14lb 14ozs.
Meanwhile, the Malaysian Highway Authority, on its Twitter, reported that traffic flow on the East Coast Expressway 1 and 2 is reported smooth moving on both directions.
For 23 years, One Smooth Stone has helped its global clients achieve strategic objectives by designing and producing brand-building events and campaigns.
Country Smooth announces expanded distribution in southeastern states to include Louisiana and Texas.
But, smooth flow of traffic on roads is not possible without removing encroachments which are hampering smooth traffic flow on roads.
Although we have established arbitrarily the cut criteria, it was under an intuitive logic that there is a role of accruals in smooth cash flows impacts, but when this happens significantly, it is indicative of income smoothing in reported earnings.
Microscopically, deep soft tissue benign smooth muscle tumors are often well-circumscribed, unencapsulated, occasionally multinodular, paucicellular spindle cell lesions (Figure 1(a)).
We want to construct smooth contour line or isosurface from the mosaic binary data by using the modified CH equation:
Extra-Firming Mask is Clarins' first relaxing, antiaging mask for visibly younger-looking, smooth and radiant skin in just 10 minutes.
Earnings that show a smooth, but not persistent performance are permeated with transitory elements, and investors, led by a message of greater stability, make decisions based on information without sustenance.
On the contrary, various hypotheses agree on a smooth to striate muscle transition of iris musculature: during ontogenesis of chicken iris, the smooth muscle represents an intermediate stage of differentiation toward striated muscle.