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LDS

Abbreviation for:
lacrimal drainage system
late developmental stage
local development scheme  
locked-door seclusion

LDS

Abbrev. for Licentiate in Dental Surgery.
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Notably, English common law does not allow penalty clauses to be enforced, but will generally uphold a LDs clause based on a pre-estimate of the likely loss, whether or not it reflects the actual loss in reality.
The effects of water stress were significant more expressed in the LD 4 and LD 30 which showed the largest values of [DELTA][T.sub.NI-FI] (up to 3[degrees]C) at maximum stress (255 DOY), followed by LDs 43 and 4.
The LDS sensitivity was evaluated by simulating a small leak, 0.1 Mcf a minute (0.75 psi pressure drop).
While serving a far more important moral purpose, make no mistake about it, the LDS Church in Utah is big business.
In the 1990s, Benson, writing for an LDS audience, emphasized Richards' faith and piety by describing the prayer differently than Richards himself described it, thereby indicating a stronger emphasis on Richards as a moral example, as well as an athletic champion.
The LDS Church projects a powerful image of comfort, family, and mutual support--it's one of the chief selling points young missionaries use to win recruits to the Mormon lifestyle.
Descriptive analyses revealed that students with LDs were less well liked and more frequently rejected than average/high achieving (AHA) students.
The new space, which LDS relocated to in early June 2000, was designed by Lance Blake of Rotwein & Blake.
Draw (Stan James' prices shown; ATP Tour hd-to-hds shown where players have met) - Top half: 1-7 (1) A Agassi v 4-1 J Siemerink (Agassi lds 5-1), 11-8 (qu) R Schuttler v 8-15 N Escude (1-1), 11-10 T Johansson v 4-6 K Kucera (Kucera lds 2-0), 7-4 H Arazi v 2-5 (7) N Lapentti (Lapentti lds 2-0), 2-7 (3) G Rusedski v 9-4 F Santoro (Santoro lds 1-0), 4-7 D Hrbaty v 5-4 A Pavel, 1-2 D Vacek v 6-4 J Novak, 6-4 M Larsson v 1-2 (6) N Kiefer.
In adults, LDs can adversely affect both work competence and social participation (Chadsey-Rusch, 1985; Chan et al., 1997; Gerber & Brown, 1997).
(10 cm) layer of Fiberfrax [R] LDS Moldable ceramic fiber manufactured by The Carborundum Co's Fiber Division.