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benchmark

(bench′mark″)
1. A criterion of quality or service in health care, usually expressed as a measurable standard.
2. A reference standard or basis for comparison that serves as a definition of a norm.

benchmark

a point of reference about which comparisons can be made.
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Whetstone says these concerns could be addressed if some type of exemption is built in so companies cannot be held liable simply for following the executive order or the frameworks that result from it.
Lawyers for the state of Alabama don't have to prove motive to apply the death penalty if the three are convicted, but Whetstone says the jury needs to know there were aggravating circumstances.
The ranging at the 10,000 sq ft Whetstone store is also a bit different.
Robert has brought to our organization and to our clients a rare and unique blend of communications acumen and financial expertise," said Whetstone, the firm's managing director.
TriBridge is a full service, multifamily investment, management and development company and will also serve as property manager for Whetstone.
Whetstone is constructed to integrate with tactical military vehicles that use improved position location reporting systems, single channel ground and airborne radio systems, or line-of-sight communications platforms.
Sidecar Grand Slam (after 4 of 7 rounds): 1 Mick Headland/Jesse Headland - 75, 2 Darrin Treloar/Blake Cox - 73, 3 Mark Cossar/Darryl Whetstone - 53.
Whetstone said Osborne had been suffering complications from his surgery, including high blood pressure and kid ney problems.
They include new No Waiting At Any Time restrictions on the north west corner of Whetstone Bridge Road at school starting and finishing times.
Zehraan Ali, from Croft Street Primary, and Kate Skidmore from Whetstone Field Primary.
They did not squander it and racked up a 24-3 half-time lead through tries from Kramer Ronaki, Ben Whetstone and brothers Ali and Simon Hepher.
Keith Whetstone, who had been suffering from prostate cancer, died at the age of 72 on Sunday.