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horizon

 [hŏ-ri´zon]
a specific anatomic stage of embryonic development, of which 23 have been defined, beginning with the unicellular zygote (fertilized egg) and ending 7 to 9 weeks later with the beginning of the fetal stage.

horizon

[hôrī′zən]
Etymology: Gk, horizein, to encircle
a specific stage of human embryonic development determined by the appearance and ultimate formation of certain anatomical characteristics. The classification comprises 23 stages, each lasting 2 to 3 days, beginning with the fertilization of the ovum and ending 7 to 9 weeks later with the initiation of the fetal period of intrauterine life.

horizon

any layer of soil that is distinguishable when soil is examined in vertical sections.
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After July 18th all banking centers will have new signage and be operating under the Horizon Bank name.
Canbras anticipates that the initial distribution of a portion of the net cash proceeds received from the Horizon Sale, which is currently estimated to be approximately $0.
Factors that could cause actual events to differ materially from current expectations include, among other things: whether any claims are asserted which would reduce the amounts due under the one-year promissory note; the collectibility of amounts due under the one-year promissory note; whether any unforeseen claims are asserted against the Corporation (or its directors and officers) in connection with the winding up and liquidation of the Corporation or otherwise; the timing or amount of distributions of net proceeds of the Horizon Sale transaction to shareholders; the timing of and costs associated with the final winding up and liquidation of the Corporation; and certain other factors set forth in the Corporation's filings with the Canadian securities commissions.
Using a secure, privacy-protected online Web site developed by AdvancePCS, any physician in the Horizon BCBSNJ network with Internet access and patient permission will be able to review and consider patient medication claim histories prior to writing a prescription.
CPAR will acquire from Alusa its 21% interest in the Sao Jose dos Campos company, which subsidiary will then be included in the Horizon Sale; and CPAR will transfer to Alusa the 78% interest held by CPAR in the Guarulhos company, and Alusa will assume the indebtedness of the Guarulhos company due to certain subsidiaries of CPAR.
A key element of the Horizon III family of products is the inclusion of Marvell NetGX(TM) co-processor technology, tailored to enhance data path processing such as full IP security encryption and authentication protocols as well as flow calcification and ATM features.
An update on the status of the Horizon Project was recently presented to Canadian Natural's Board of Directors.
With top national rankings in multiple medical specialties, Duke plans to build upon the Horizon Knowledge Center(TM), which combines patient-specific information with experience-based, national and local best practices.
Additionally, the Horizon BCS program will sell and integrate backup and synchronization products from Horizon's subsidiary company, Mobiliti.
The Horizons solution consists of a suite of software modules and services that include Base Application with File Manager(TM), Audit Manager(TM), Global Entity Manager(TM), and R&D Tax Credit Manager(TM).