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oriented

[′ȯr·ē‚ent·əd]
(geology)
Pertaining to a specimen that is so marked as to show its exact, original position in space.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Some of the influential players in the BOPP (bi-axially oriented polypropylene) films market include Flexfilm Limited, Jindal Poly Films Limited, Formosa Plastics Corporation, Kangde Xin Composite Material Group Co., Ltd., Cosmo Films Ltd., Taghleef Industries Inc., and Treofan Germany GmbH & Co.
"I am very excited about the limitless possibilities that a new owner will bring to ORIENTED and its members," said Founder Christine Hsu .
Consequently, rolling resistance was reduced by about 10% in each case, and with regards to handling stability, tires with short fibers oriented to the radial direction showed improved lateral stiffness, therefore, improved steering response.
A key factor in operationalizing findings presented here is the ability to 'locate' or identify state/action oriented shoppers.
Community oriented policing, as evidenced in Newport News, Virginia, by the work piloted by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), focused on understanding the concepts of problem solving, decision making being forced to the lowest levels of the organization, and the utilizing and leveraging of the community in, to use a vastly overused description, partnership.
"That's a linear molecule which cannot be oriented by any other means," he adds.
We know we have to become more customer oriented. We know we have to reduce our costs.
But when inventor and entrepreneur Ted Coburn, an undisputed master of oriented films, leaves a company or sells a business, he leaves his patents and inventions behind.
Blown film also starts with an inherent degree of biaxial orientation, so when strength is needed in an oriented film product, blown film may be the better choice.
Few language teachers would deny the recent surge in, and the benefits of, process- (as opposed to product-) oriented writing instruction.
Cellulose and hemicellulose within cell wall of woody tissue are highly oriented. It seems unlikely, then, that lignin would be more or less random, he says.
Provides equipment to orient parts or containers on discharge and to transport them in the oriented position.