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A specimen for electron microscopic examination obtained by coating a crystalline array or other virus material with carbon; the mold (the replica) obtained after the viral material has been dissolved provides details of structure and arrangement.
[It., fr. L.L. re-plico, to fold back]
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We may take it that memory-images, when they occur in true memory, are (a) known to be copies, (b) sometimes known to be imperfect copies (cf.
We may say, then, that images are regarded by us as more or less accurate copies of past occurrences because they come to us with two sorts of feelings: (1) Those that may be called feelings of familiarity; (2) those that may be collected together as feelings giving a sense of pastness.
had cautiously brought out an edition of fifteen hundred copies, but the first reviews had started a second edition of twice the size through the presses; and ere this was delivered a third edition of five thousand had been ordered.
Over forty thousand copies have already been sold in the United States and Canada, and a new edition of twenty thousand is on the presses.
The audacity and unconventionality of the storiettes was a shock to bourgeois morality and prejudice; but when Paris went mad over the immediate translation that was made, the American and English reading public followed suit and bought so many copies that Martin compelled the conservative house of Singletree, Darnley & Co.
They had brought out a first edition of fifteen hundred copies and been dubious of selling it.
In a certain city of the country it had over forty of its "Army" in the headquarters of the Telegraph Trust, and no message of importance to Socialists ever went through that a copy of it did not go to the "Appeal." It would print great broadsides during the campaign; one copy that came to Jurgis was a manifesto addressed to striking workingmen, of which nearly a million copies had been distributed in the industrial centers, wherever the employers' associations had been carrying out their "open shop" program.
Average number of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 59,066.
The average number of copies each issue during the preceding 12 months is: (A) Total number of copies printed: 3723; (B) Paid circulation: (1) Paid/requested outside-county mail subscriptions: 1428 (2) Paid in-county subscriptions: 0 (3) Sales through dealers and carriers, street vendors, counter sales, and other non-USPS paid distribution: 444 (4) Other classes mail through the USPS: 1 (C) Total paid and/or requested circulation 1873; (D) Free of nominal rate distribution: (1) Outside-county: 0 (2) In-county: 0 (3) Other classes mailed through the USPS: 45; (4) Free distribution outside the mail: 365; (E) Total Free distribution: 410; (F) Total distribution: 2283; (G) Copies not distributed: 1440 (H) Total: 3723; (I) Percent paid 82.04%.
The disadvantage is that recovery based on incremental copies can take longer because, in some cases, the same row will need to be updated several times before the last changes are restored.
copies of single issue published nearest to filing date: 5,000