B-BBEE means broad-based black economic empowerment as defined in section 1 of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act;
Falconry means the sport of taking quarry by means of a trained raptor.
Façade means the principal front or fronts of a building.
We/Us/Our means Reset Compliance Systems Ltd.
HOD means Head of Department
USMLE means the United States Medical Licensing Examination.
Fellowship means a fellowship in a professional medical college recognized by the Board after consultation with the Medical Advisory Committee.
Curie means a unit of quantity of radioactivity. One curie (Ci) is that quantity of radioactive material which decays at the rate of 3.7E+10 transformations per second (tps).
Panchayat means an institution (by whatever name called) of self-government constituted under article 243B, for the rural areas;
Truant means an unexcused absence for at least one class period during the day.
Sproule means Sproule Associates Limited, independent petroleum consultants of Calgary, Alberta.
Catechumen means a member of the catechumenate of a Catholic Church. This will normally be evidenced by a certificate of reception into the order of catechumens.
WARO means "weeks after the effective date for award of the contractual action".
pH means the logarithm of the reciprocal of the weight of hydrogen ions in grams per liter of solution.
SUD means the Star Union Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd.
Diocese means the Catholic diocese in which the Academy is situated;
Weed means any plant which grows where not wanted.
Spring means a source of water where an aquifer comes in contact with the ground surface.
AASHTO means the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.
CORA means the Colorado Open Records Act, §§24-72-200.1 et. seq., C.R.S.
Swale means a shallow depression in the ground sloping to a place for disposal for the purpose of providing a method of drainage of surface water.
Holocene means the most recent epoch of the Quaternary period, extending from the end of the Pleistocene Epoch to the present.
storey means that portion of a building which is situated between the top of any floor and the top of the floor next above it, and if there is no floor above it, that portion between the top of such floor and the ceiling above it.
Shorelands or "shoreland areas" means those lands extending landward for two hundred feet in all directions as measured on a horizontal plane from the ordinary high water mark; floodways and contiguous floodplain areas landward two hundred feet from such floodways; and all wetlands and river deltas associated with the streams, lakes, and tidal waters which are subject to the provisions of this chapter; the same to be designated as to location by the department of ecology.
Shoreland means land, as defined in Minn. Stat. § 103F.205, subd. 4, located within 1,000 feet from the normal high water mark of a lake, pond, or flowage and 300 feet of a river or stream or the landward side of floodplain delineated by ordinance on such a river or stream, whichever is greater.
MOHLTC means the Minister or the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, as the context requires;