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culmen

[′kəl·mən]
(vertebrate zoology)
The edge of the upper bill in birds.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Culmen will be responsible for increasing Libyan airport security, its capacity to monitor terrorist threats, screen against terrorist transit, and develop standard operating procedures to mitigate such threats at three key airports through assessments, equipment procurement, training, and the development of a national aviation security strategy.
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Son necesarios otros condicionantes para que estas capacidades alcancen su culmen, se desarrollen y reviertan a la sociedad.
2) using digital vernier to an accuracy of 0.1 mm: total length (mm), wing chord (mm), tail length (mm) and bill size (bill to culmen, bill to nostril, and bill width; mm).
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