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adit

An opening in the skin which permits:
(1) insertion of the needle that injects the solution of tumescent local anaesthesia;
(2) insertion of liposuction microcannulas; and
(3) openings to maximise the postoperative drainage of residual blood-tinged local anesthetic solution, minimising swelling and bruising.

Adit

Cosmetic surgery An opening in the skin that permits: (1) insertion of the needle that injects the solution of tumescent local anesthesia; (2) insertion of liposuction microcannulas; and (3) openings that maximize the post-operative drainage of residual blood-tinged local anesthetic solution, minimising swelling and bruising.
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The above adit sampling was undertaken at approximately one metre intervals and the assay composites are uncut.
2 million increased expenditures for the third quarter 2006 compared to third quarter 2005 were mainly attributable to increased activity for the Montanore Project permitting, technical studies, and preparation for the adit rehabilitation and evaluation drilling program, which included administrative and legal expenses relating to the transfer of the Hard Rock Operating Permit following the acquisition of the Noranda companies in May 2006.
Work to date, encompassing six adits and 26 trenches, has outlined a vein system with a strike length of at least 600 metres and a vertical interval of at least 300 metres.
The importance of systems such as the Adit 105 and 205 platforms is that they can make broadband accessible to the average home user.
The Libby adit was originally constructed and partially completed between 1988 and 1991 by the former operator of the Montanore Project.
The Adit 600, an extension of the CACTUS platform introduced in December 1999, is the first of several Adit family products designed to support the needs of service providers faced with a variety of network technologies, transport media, and customer service interfaces.
We are impressed with the performance we observed from ADiT software in several mixed-signal projects, as using ADiT helped us meet our time-to-market criteria," said Ken Liou, Director of Design Support Division, UMC.
a leading provider of Voice over IP (VoIP) solutions, announced today a new end-to-end softswitch network integrating Carrier Access' Adit 600 customer service terminal as a media gateway and Arelnet's carrier grade i-Tone PRIME Gateway and call agent.
AMEX:MGN) (TSX:MGT) is pleased to announced it has submitted a plan for approval to Montana's Department of Environmental Quality ("DEQ") for reopening the Libby adit at the Montanore Silver-Copper Project in northwestern Montana.
Forest Service to reopen the northern adit and access a stockpile of material located on USRE-held mining claims.
Contract notice: Construction of the main ventilation fans for the complex underground workings main key hereditary adit - design and execution.
The funds raised will be deployed to commence construction of an underground adit which should allow Indochine to more cost effectively increase its high grade resource which currently stands at 466,000 ounces gold at 10 g/t Au, (within a larger 2.