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in·den·ta·tion

(in'den-tā'shun),
1. The act of notching or pitting.
2. A notch.
3. A state of being notched.
[Mediev. L. indento, pp. -atus, to make notches like teeth, fr. L. dens (dent-), tooth]

indentation

(ĭn′dĕn-tā′shən)
n.
A notch, pit, or depression.

indentation

(ĭn″dĕn-tā′shŭn) [L. in, in, + dens, tooth]
A depression or hollow.
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The investigators made a series of indents along a row which was rotated from the edge of the sample by about 4 degrees.
A composite modulus of the sample and the indent tip, [E.sub.r], is then given by:
Mangla Hydel Power Station did not develop any fault last night and continued to generating electricity in accordance with water outflows as per IRSA's indent.
Tenders are invited for Pkg 1) construction of one class room in the premise of government higher primary school at tatturu vaddigere in soraba taluk (indent no 87793) 2) construction of two class room in the premise of government higher primary school at samanavalli in soraba taluk (indent no 86639)
Tenders are invited for Pkg 1) construction of two class room in the premise of government higher primary school at talagunda in soraba taluk (indent no 86624) 2) construction of one class room in the premise of government lower primary school at bhankavalli in soraba taluk (indent no 87806)
This month the indent on provision of medicines to parliamentarians has surpassed Rs 1600000 and such bulging indent has never ever been placed against procurement of medicines for parliamentarians.
Tenders are invited for Pkg 1) construction of two class room in premise of government lower primary school at bettadakurli in soraba taluk (indent no 87786) 2) construction of one class room in the premise of government higher primary school at bhommanahalli in soraba taluk (indent no 86643)
Islamabad, October 21, 2011 (Frontier Star): Minister for Water and Power Syed Naveed Qamar asked the IRSA that the indent may be placed seven days in advance to Wapda for water release from Tarbela and Mangla dams so that the generation plan may be furnished well before time as per demand and supply situation.
Tenders are invited for Pkg 1) construction of one class room in the premise of government higher primary school at alahalli in soraba taluk (indent no 87781) 2) construction of three class room in the premise of government higher primary school at bilagali in soraba taluk (indent no 87036)
Tenders are invited for Pkg 1) construction of two class room in premise of government higher primary school at huruli in soraba taluk (indent no 87816) 2) construction of one class room in the premise of government higher primary school at neralagi in soraba taluk (indent no 86609)