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backfilling

An early technique used with XTs and ATs that let DESQview run more programs concurrently. Motherboard chips were disabled and EMS chips were assigned the low memory addresses.

backfilling, backfill

1. Rough masonry built behind a facing or between two faces.
2. Filling over the extrados of an arch.
3. Brickwork in spaces between structural timbers. Also see nogging
4. Soil or crushed stone used to fill the space between the excavation or sheeting and the exterior of a structure, or around the foundation walls to provide means for water to drain away from a foundation.
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The whole point of our action is to improve the quality of the service, starting with backfilling annual leave so we have sufficient staff to keep appointments with clients," Petra, who is also the nominated representative for community mental health nurses on the RWC, said.
In the 1970's and 1980's, introduced a new mining method from the top downwards (Bajzelj, 1984), which involved highly different mining and backfilling technologies than had previously been used.
The sensitive legal issue does not concern only archaeology, because if the State Shura Council rules in favor of Aoun's suit and prohibits backfilling, UNRWA will have to rebuild much of the camp on a different site, meaning many of Nahr al-Bared's some 31,000 registered residents would never return to their homes.
Keywords: Space-Sharing, Non-Dedicated clusters, Backfilling, Coscheduling, Load Balancing.
A second study is geared to expanding existing knowledge regarding the benefits of using a new backfilling material called Gelfill in deep mining applications.
Council President Alex Padilla, who represents areas covered by the new station, said the $364,316 cost of backfilling all 13 positions will strain the city's budget.
Another major problem that will hinder the velocity and timing of the potential backfilling of our large blocks of vacant space (in excess of 50,000 SF) in both markets is: New York City owners are presently, once again, extending concessions and increased workletter contributions.
Applications include loadlocks, lamp production, mass spectroscopy, backfilling, pump verification and leak detection.
Foam technology has the potential to revolutionise surface tailings disposal and backfilling by providing a less expensive and environmentally safe alternative to traditional methods.
Family Dollar could thus nearly double its store count simply by efficiently backfilling its current markets--without expanding beyond the 39 states in which it now operates.
The Service required capitalization of the costs of the soil and groundwater contamination assessments, excavation and transportation of contaminated soils and backfilling, legal defense fees, oversight costs and environmental audit and compliance costs.
Slurry trench (barrier) backfill--Curtain barriers are created by excavating a notch in the earth, supporting it with a bentonite slurry and then backfilling it with the bentonite enriched soil material.