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BIDE

An acronym for the four major demographic processes—birth, immigration, death, emigration—which act on a compartment in a typical population compartmental model.
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It's never been just about the music for her and Biding Time brings all the strands of her work into one glorious moment.
Hove has a couple of opens with Golden Sprint runner-up Haut Brion looking the call in a sprint and Jays Honcho, surely only biding time over four bends before embarking on a career as a stayer, fancied over 515m.
In 2002, after bowing out of the local music scene, he decided to move to Hawaii, biding time as a solo musician for a year while transitioning to art again.
Biding time as a hostage, Sunny discovers a deep connect Pakistanis share with Indians -- Bollywood films.
So, for the unfortunate Biggar, it's a case of biding time and waiting for his chance to come again.
Along with free overnight parking, water and electric hookups are often available, and, of course, suggestions on what to see and do in the area (especially helpful for those who are biding time until the parks reopen).
The centre-half chose the perfect time to open his account as it bailed out a manager who is engaged in an exercise of biding time until his reinforcements are ready to return - while attempting to keep his side winning.
Maybe they're just biding time until they can unleash their weapons of massdestruction.
These can be found in the city centre creches, or pubs as they are otherwise known, after 7pm, biding time until junior is bathed and in bed before they return to the nest.
At Aqueduct, Biding Time led throughout to win the Grade 3 Affectionately Handicap for fillies and mares by more than 10 lengths.
The media, biding time during the long, slow-moving proceedings, resorts to interviewing itself whenever they tire of capturing the surrounding silliness.
While yesterday's opponents Wolves wage daily battle against the tag of 'Sleeping Giants' which hangs around their neck like a ball and chain, Southampton have been lumbered with the opposite branding - that of over-performers just biding time before finally succumbing to the inevitable drop.