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compendium

[kəmpen′dē·əm] pl. compendia
Etymology: L, compendere, to weigh
a collected body of information on the standards of strength, purity, and quality of drugs. The official compendia in the United States are the United States Pharmacopoeia, the Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States, and their supplements. See also formulary.
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As an incentive to players, part of the proceed of all Compendium purchases are directed into the prize pool, which makes it easier for non-Dota players to understand how much money is at stake for playing this video game.
The Compendium is evaluated and updated every five years, or sometimes sooner depending on need.
With information about using the advanced display control features, the Checkweigher Software Compendium can help manufacturers reduce changeover times on their production lines.
Mrozik's second approach is to read the Compendium as a text with literary integrity, not merely as a collection of sutra fragments.
Included in the compendium are: an overview of the concepts, technology, applications, economics and the use of jacked pipe methods worldwide; engineering concepts, site investigation and design of the permanent works; evaluating and planning the work; equipment selection; and economic evaluation.
In October 2004, the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace published the long-awaited Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church (CCSD).
Each of the 13 practice guidelines presented in this compendium has been published in The American Journal of Psychiatry.
The first part of the recently released Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church (1) discusses the basic principles of Catholic Social Thought.
If we are right that a new generation of young scientists are testing the waters of schistosome research, this excellent compendium could not come at a better time.
Defra's Alison Reeves handed a compendium copy to officers from the City of London Mounted Police and the Metropolitan Mounted Police who in turn paraded down the Strand and into the Middle Temple Courtyard where it was accepted by the Princess Royal.
Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church was published to serve as a tool to inspire and guide the Catholic community through the moral and pastoral challenges that confront the Church today.
I doubt it, except as a random compendium of images.