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supply fixture unit

A measure of the probable demand on the water supply by various types of plumbing fixtures; for a particular fixture the value of the supply fixture unit depends on its volume rate of supply, on the time duration of a single supply operation, and on the average time between successive operations.
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There is also a third important legacy of the SOPA action: the persuadable technology (PT) division has moved closer toward full membership in the SFU coalition.
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The title of the book proclaims SFU a "radical" campus, as though even the ghost that had been haunting the corridors of their minds finally has been exorcised.
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