NVO


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NVO

no visible oestrus (see no visible estrus). Called also NVE.
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Nascent ideas or young businesses moved into NVO don't stay there indefinitely: the viable ones are eventually integrated into the operating businesses, established as new divisions, or sold.
Over the past 15 years, Nokia has exited from many businesses that didn't fit into its overall plans, and it exercises the same discipline in reviewing ideas being explored in NVO.
Decisions about moving businesses between NVO and the business groups are made jointly by managers on both sides.
To ensure that people don't get overly attached to pet projects, NVO and the business groups also have the same financial incentives and salary schemes.
Now, the NVO would take that [concept] to a whole new level.
Last year, however, a National Academy of Sciences panel named the NVO one of the highest-priority projects for astronomers to build over the next decade.
Undoubtedly the NVO will also rely on data-mining techniques.
When people think of NVO, they think of a library of data, the sort of archive in which you can ask questions like `Tell me everything you know about the galaxy NGC 164.
Some maritime observers and congressional legislators suggested that the legislation would eliminate all but a handful of very large NVO's, while others surmised that ocean carriers would no longer deal fairly with smaller shippers who still needed to have the mix of services traditionally performed by the NVO.
Container consolidation of less-than-containerload (LCL) shipments through an NVO consolidator situated outside of the port area (off-dock) also presented a more cost-effective method of tendering the cargo to the ocean carriers at the maritime port, primarily due to the use of non-union labor for container loading and un loading.
Inland gateways such as Chicago grew in the late 1970s to become major collection points for Midwest LCL and hence as hub points for NVO consolidators.
In 1980, licensed ocean freight forwarders were permitted to have their own in-house NVO services, thus generating a surge of new NVO operators and leading to confusion as to what the differences were between the two.