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adit

An opening in the skin which permits:
(1) insertion of the needle that injects the solution of tumescent local anaesthesia;
(2) insertion of liposuction microcannulas; and
(3) openings to maximise the postoperative drainage of residual blood-tinged local anesthetic solution, minimising swelling and bruising.

Adit

Cosmetic surgery An opening in the skin that permits: (1) insertion of the needle that injects the solution of tumescent local anesthesia; (2) insertion of liposuction microcannulas; and (3) openings that maximize the post-operative drainage of residual blood-tinged local anesthetic solution, minimising swelling and bruising.
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Adit has also been responsible, on behalf of One NorthEast, for managing the project to upgrade telephone exchanges for broadband.
In one of the surface trenches above the upper adit, 3-4 mm pale green radiating tufts of malachite are found with cerussite, linarite, chrysocolla and galena in milky quartz veins.
Pale gray-green spherical masses (to 6 mm) have also been found in small vugs lined with milky quartz crystals associated with an altered galena body in the lower adit.
Corkite has been found in a very few specimens at the Upper Mex-Tex mine near the adit entrance, in association with other phosphate minerals and brochantite.
Coronadite was found in the Snake Pit adit by the authors as brownish black spheres and botryoidal masses in association with tabular, yellow wulfenite crystals.
Collar the MD-1 decline adit in the Manganeso area in January 2006 prior to the completion of the TD-1 decline adit, and it is estimated that the MD-1 decline adit and drifts will be completed by the end of May 2006.
The adit vein strikes N20-30E and dips at -45 degrees WNW toward the steeply dipping shaft vein some 250 feet to the west.
A diamond drilling program is being designed wherein angle holes will be drilled through the observed mineralized systems and to intersect below the existing shaft and adit workings.
In addition to an underground adit development work and a surface drilling program currently in process, the Company is planning to carry out further exploration activity on the Property that will include a minimum of 30 diamond drill-holes spaced at 200 meter intervals and drilled to an average depth of 400 meters.
1 ore body, four adits designed to reach the ore body are in progress.
the "Company") (OTCBB:CTVH) is pleased to announce that assay results have been received for drill-hole ZK0301 and specific sections of adit PD4 drifted by the Company at its Xietongmen property in Tibet China.
Adit PD4 encountered some high grade sections of copper-gold mineralization.