basic front

basic front

[′bā·sik ¦frənt]
(geology)
An advancing zone of granitization enriched in calcium, magnesium, and iron.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ (NINA) - The head of the Federation of Arab Journalists, Muayyad al-Lami confirmed that the Federation will remain the basic front defending the rights of journalists and protect the work of the press.
After the approval of the development plan on November 30, 2011, basic front end engineering work (FEED), topographic and geotechnical studies as well as a 3D seismic surveying will begin in the coming months.
A traditional paper like The New York Times has more inertia to overcome with a new design simply because people have seen the same basic front page going back to 1851.
The 2wd and 4wd versions share the same basic front suspension modules with short and long arms and coil-over dampers.
In the past decade, the American health care system has failed at two basic fronts exposing how our governing leadership has miserably failed if their most basic responsibility.
In many ways, Egypt increasingly appears as a failed state: unable to deliver on the most basic fronts, or to provide security to its citizens.
Our two basic fronts (shown in the diagrams) are the 4-3 defense and 54 defense.