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conductance

 [kon-duk´tans]
ability to conduct or transmit, as electricity or other energy or material.
airway conductance in studies of respiration, an expression of the amount of air reaching the alveoli per unit of time per unit of pressure, the reciprocal of airway resistance.
social conductance interaction appropriate to one's environment, making use of manners, respect for personal space, eye contact, gestures, active listening, and self expression; a performance component of occupational therapy.

airway conductance

Abbreviation: GAW
The amount of airflow divided by the amount of pressure that produces it; a measure of the ability of the respiratory airways to maintain airflow.
See also: conductance
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'GAW has as a matter of safeguarding the vulnerable populations in the areas afflicted by Boko Haram resolved to visit the ICC with documentary evidence that proves the Nigerian military has done much to stop carnage against the people contrary to the propaganda being sponsored against it by certain individuals and organisations.
The court's First Division apparently agreed with Gaw's contention that the transaction was subject only to CGT as the property was capital asset not used in business.
The interview NPR did with Bryan "Left Shark" Gaw is (https://www.npr.org/2018/01/31/581059016/unmasking-katy-perrys-backup-dancer-left-shark) available to listen to online.
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"Our target is to increase the students' and staffs' Internet access by 370 per cent," says Gaw. "Where there are 100 ports, there will be 370 ports.
As a founding member of the Greater Shreveport Music Teachers Association, which recently celebrated forty years as an affiliate group, Gaw has held many offices, including her current third term as local president.
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'As a matter of due diligence, GAW has again reviewed its past reports and found that the evidence of abuses that such organizations claim to have and plan to present to the ICC do not exist in reality.
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