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Julian date

(jool′yăn)
[Julius Caesar, Roman general, ca 44 b.c., who devised the Julian calendar]
In medical records, identifying a calendar date by using a code for the day of the year. Each day is numbered sequentially from 1 through 365, or 366 on leap years.
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Caption: Figure 8: Climatological anomaly propagation of the total rain amount for (a) convective and (b) stratiform rain clouds and of mean rain intensity for (c) convective and (d) stratiform rain clouds in the 2-dimensional space with time (Julian day) and latitude.
for the initial release scenario of fish size = 30 mm TL, Julian day = 92, and an NFR input determined by the modeler).
The largest correlations were between area swept and year (-0.452), due to a reduction in haul duration after 1987, between depth and temperature (-0.407), and between Julian day and alongshore distance (-0.383).
Period production design by the redoubtable Alice Normington is spot-on, Julian Day's costumes subtly enhanee character, and Lisa Gunning's editing has both warmth and precision.
chief executive officer Julian Day has been named to take the reins of sputtering electronics chain RadioShack Corp.
"We are managing the business to restore profitability," stated CEO Julian Day in the press release.
Chief executive officer Julian Day expressed "every confidence" in the retailer's emergence from Chapter 11 next month after a court hearing on its reorganization plan was adjourned prior to the Passover and Easter holidays.
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"Kmart is committed to providing the highest quality and value-driven products to our millions of loyal customers nationwide, and the Martha Stewart Everyday brand is a great example of that commitment," pointed out Julian Day, who was serving as the retailer's president and chief executive officer when the pact was extended.
"It certainly shows that Kmart is viable, and that Julian Day [president and chief executive officer] and his management team are doing the job they promised the creditors and stockholders to resuscitate the company." The last time Kmart posted a quarterly profit was the fourth quarter of 2000.
"Our momentum continues to build as we move ever closer to concluding our reorganization and emerging from Chapter 11 in a stronger and more financially stable position," states Kmart president and chief executive officer Julian Day.
In the Command Center's Calendar dialog, the options Gregorian and Julian merely switch between a format of month/day/ year/Universal Time and a Julian Day number rather than between the Gregorian and Julian calendar systems.