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shortening

1. Loss of bone length after a fracture, as a result of malunion or pronounced bony angulation.
2. A decrease in the length of a contracting muscle fiber.
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SPECCTRAQuest EE will equip our front-end PCB engineers with many of the tools our SI specialists use on a daily basis, shortening time to market and helping to keep costs at a minimum by finding issues earlier in the design cycle," said Dr.
Today's leading global manufacturers are adopting MPM solutions to expand revenue potential and reduce costs by accelerating product introductions, shortening time to volume, and optimizing production execution.
Additionally, WIS was able to debug hardware and software drivers simultaneously, substantially shortening time to market.