Weber point

We·ber point

a point situated 1 cm below the promontory of the sacrum; believed by Wilhelm E. Weber to represent the center of gravity of the body.
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Wilhelm E., German physicist, 1804-1891.
Weber point - a point situated 1 cm below the promontory of the sacrum, believed by Weber to represent the center of gravity of the body.
Weber triangle - an area on the sole of the foot.
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I loved hearing German MEP Manfred Weber point out that the only achievement our Government has claimed in the 18 months since the EU referendum is the re-introduction of a navy blue passport.
As Depew and Weber point out, for a thorough going anti-essentialist like Darwin, the problem becomes one of explaining the apparent reality of species.
Watkins said All West isn't considering such a move at present: "We would want control of the network and the managed Wi-Fi so the customer knows who to come to if there are problems." Weber pointed out that managed Wi-Fi outside one's own service area would have to be an expensive service because there are no operational savings to offset the costs.
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In 2010, Oregon State University economist Bruce Weber pointed out that "persistent poverty is largely a rural phenomenon." In fact, 95 percent of the nearly 400 counties that have experienced persistent poverty over the past half-century--those that have sustained poverty rates higher than 20 percent--are rural.
Weber points to the unfreezing of as much as $150 billion of Iran's own money and says, "Instead of limiting Iran's ability to attack us and our allies, our Administration is giving a country known for its deception, instability, and hatred for the West, the funds to begin advancing its own military and defense capabilities."
In regards to the Neasham case, Weber pointed out that the state and the county have a window of between 30 to 40 days to decide whether to appeal the Appellate Court decision.
As EEC Acting Commissioner Thomas Weber pointed out, business owners cannot control who moves into the building where they merely operate.
Weber pointed to relatively higher poverty and unemployment rates among women and promised to work on that if elected.
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As Weber points out, many of those in the middle market don't have the budget to purchase more than term insurance and one type of permanent policy.