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Music the prolongation of a note, by playing technique or electronics
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Caption: Building on its existing Life Cycle Services solution, Metso's new Performance Solutions focuses on achieving and sustaining agreed-upon improvements, such as increased throughput or energy efficiency, for its customers.
She said while UN member states agreed on the importance of achieving and sustaining peace, they had not translated that broad agreement into real progress on the ground.
NAMA Sustaining Partners help make sure there are ample opportunities for connections to take place and take hold.
The Diamond Elite level will allow a company to hold one IES Sustaining Membership under their corporate brand.
ONS Lifetime Sustaining Member: Amgen-Booth 1020 & 521/523
A key finding and recommendation of the GAO was to "develop detailed plans for completing and sustaining the Afghan army and police forces, including clearly defined objectives and performance measures; milestones; funding requirements; and a strategy for sustaining the results achieved" Although a baseline did not exist when the GAO performed their audit, one was established that documents the elements cited by the GAO, and it is incorporated into joint planning groups as we explore options to adjust to the changing situation.
Wardi identifies echoes of Cane in the novel's protagonist, who escaped his own personal history by migrating to a southern city, but whose success evaporates as he is forced to confront his moral failure and loss of sustaining communal bonds.
Session 8 -- Creating and Sustaining Value with Lean Manufacturing
Grants from the Colorado Trust are made for more direct and sustaining service to disabled veterans and their families.
The Government Accountability Office is sustaining more protests over procurement actions.
Promises Kept: Sustaining School and District Leadership in a Turbulent Era ASCD, by Steven Jay Gross.