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accumulation

the taking of a first and an advanced university degree simultaneously

accumulation

[ə·kyü·myə′lā·shən]
(hydrology)
The quantity of snow or other solid form of water added to a glacier or snowfield by alimentation.
(mining engineering)
In coal mining, firedamp that collects in higher parts of mine workings and at the edge of wastes.
Oil or gas in some form of trap.
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Official sources said that Taveer Waraich, inspector Food Department Rahim Yar Khan, would face inquiry for illegaly accumulating assets worth Rs 150 million.
The scientists found that mice with porphyria but lacking PGC-1-alpha didn't have attacks when fasting, suggesting that the animals had stopped accumulating defective heme, Spiegelman says.
To encourage corporations to pay dividends rather than accumulating earnings and allowing shareholders to avoid income taxes, the accumulated earnings tax imposes a penalty tax on earnings accumulated beyond the reasonable needs of a business under IRC section 531.
Many of us accumulate a great deal more, with 6.4 million people or 17% accumulating pounds 100 or more at times.
531 on corporations for accumulating earnings to avoid income tax at the shareholder level.
"You have to be careful with these assets that you've spent a lifetime accumulating."
The four companies are PT MMS, the operator of the Tanggerang-Merak toll road accumulating losses of Rp 451.3 billion,, PT Marga Bumi Matra Raya (MBMR), the operator of the Surabaya-Gresik toll road reporting total loss of Rp 393.5 billion, PT Bintaro Bumi Serpong Damai (BSD), the operator of the Serpong-Pondok Aren section with a total loss of Rp 264.6 billion and PT Bosawa Marga Nusantara (BMN), which operates the Makassar toll road accumulating losses at Rp 18.7 billion
To that end, SCF is constantly accumulating information about the industry via phone conversations, supercenter visits, reading numerous publications and manufacturer meetings.
The zero pressure accumulating conveyor incorporates a modular electronic control system that allows goods to be accumulated in pre-determined zones, without coming into contact with each other.

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