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a computer data storage medium that consists of a rigid disk with an electromagnetic coating allowing information to be transcribed onto and from it. Permanently mounted in a dust-proof container, a hard disk has a storage capacity many times that of a diskette. Also called hard drive. Compare diskette.
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hospitalist is the assigned admitting physician half the time, a MFM is the assigned admitting physician 14% of the time, and 38% stated that it could be either.
With three-plus locations that evolved over time to accommodate newer technologies and additional services, such as genetic counseling, care in the MFM division was fractionalized.
This is a one-of-a-kind event that is not only focusing on the very-hot topic of convergence in entertainment and media, but is looking at it from both an American and international perspective," said Dan Lamey, Conference Chairman and Executive Vice President of MFM Group, Inc.
The first class after MFM involves structured debriefing including emotional debriefing.
MFM exercises yet a third set of algorithms to establish the boundaries of these nonlinear and linear zones.
Factors that could result in future negative rating actions on MFM include deterioration in its operating performance and meaningful erosion of its risk-adjusted capitalization.
Unique in the world is also the closed-loop MFM with Fabry-Perot optical sensors that enable repeatable nanometer-precise positioning in an XY area of ?
This year's MFM will be held at Gage Park in Topeka - a few blocks shy of the Westboro Baptist Church.
The former Mold Alun pupil completed a language and communications degree at Cardiff University and worked for MFM and the BBC in Mold before returning to university for a post-graduate journalism qualification.
In the beginning, there was MFM and it was good[ldots]for a while.
According to MFM, the hangar has been built to accommodate projected demand as well as the increasing size of new generation, long-haul aircraft.
MIAMI -- MFM Trade Meetings, a division of MFM Lamey Group, LLC, has been selected by the U.