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BFT

Abbreviation for:
backfat thickness
Behavioural Family Therapy (Medspeak-UK)
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The student reported winds of Beaufort scale 3 and 4 through the week with branches and twigs moving.
But winds measuring up to six on the Beaufort scale prevented the safety boats from accompanying them on the crossing and Sir Richard reluctantly decided they should turn back.
Inshore (distance from shore < 500 m) and offshore (distance from shore > 500 m) routes were carried out in the morning and early afternoon with Beaufort scale 2 or less, sea state 0 and visibility > 300 m.
Sir Francis Beaufort - an Irish hydrographer and officer in the British Royal Navy - established the Beaufort scale for indicating wind force.
His training with the weather service included a lesson on the Beaufort Scale for measuring weather effects such as wind speed and hail size.
He winds up with a close examination of what we still need to know about the effects of wind on humans, and includes helpful information on the Beaufort scale, the Saffir-Simpson hurricane scale, the world's worst tropical cyclones, the Fujita tornado scale, wind force and wind chill.
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Data on sightings included date, time, latitude and longitude, altitude, aircraft position, sea state (Beaufort Scale; Chapman, 1977), ice cover (percent of sea surface), species, total number, behavior, size (adult, subadult, cow-calf pair), swim direction and speed (if applicable), and inclinometer angle.
Contributing to the value of the text are a chart of the Beaufort Scale, a diagram of the water cycle, a map of the North Pole, and a Venn diagram depicting the intersections of myths, legends, and history.
The international 'T-scale' ranges from zero to nine and is a simple development of the Beaufort scale, which has been used for more than 200 years to categorise surface wind speed.
The original Beaufort scale consisted of straightforward numerical values based on the force of the wind, not the speed.
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