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RAM

abbreviation for random-access memory.

ram

male, entire sheep which has attained sexual maturity at about the age of 6 months.

ram effect
introduction of a ram into a flock of non-pregnant ewes in the period between deep anestrus and the commencement of the breeding season tends to advance the onset of estrus and enhances its synchronization.
ram epididymitis
ram mating harness
leather or webbing harness worn around the forequarters and carrying a marking crayon or paint pad on the brisket to mark the rumps of ewes that have been mated.
stud ram
pedigree ram used to mate with purebred ewes.
teaser ram
vasectomized ram. See also teaser.
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3] 1, 3, and 14 y Zelinka and CCA-1 (b) in an enclosure Rammer (2009) at 27[degrees]C with a humidifier to maintain 97%-100% RH 60 Zelinka and 4 kg-[m.
The rammer (approx 8 metres long) slides in a long wooden sheath (hollow beam) fixed in the gallery, its lower end is embedded in the parapet wall.
Bridgestone/Firestone appointed five employees to associate brand sales managers: Harry Herbst, northeast region; Jon Drake, midwest region; David Palmer, southeast region; James McPoland, west region; and Steven Rammer, south central region.
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iF International Forum Design GmbH, Hannover, Germany, has awarded the Atlas Copco LT6005 rammer series with the 2015 International iF Product Design Award.
The Rammer brand was founded in 1978, before eventually becoming part of Sandvik Mining and Construction.
With the electric drives and rammer, we are finding more consistent ramming of the round which allows for more consistent muzzle velocities and we are a little more accurate and responsive with the electric drives.
Among those were two secondary breakers from its Rammer line, a scalper screen and hybrid sizer and double-roll crusher.
A Simon Rammer strike proved enough for Argyll to inflict a 1-0 win over Bushell Athletic and Anton Daniels (2), Alan Bull (2), Lee Bull and Jamie Brown led their Parkside team to a 6-1 hammering of Mississippi AFC.
Compact hardcore or rubble with soil behind the log using a hand-held earth rammer or the end of the sledge hammer
To prepare the ground, clear away any plants and weeds, remove enough topsoil to allow the concrete to sit at the correct depth and compact the earth with a rammer (a long-handled metal or wooden tool for compacting).