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nib

(nib),
In dentistry, the portion of a condensing instrument that comes into contact with the restorative material being condensed; its end, the face, is smooth or serrated.

NIB

abbreviation for National Institute for the Blind.

nib

(nib)
dentistry The portion of a condensing instrument that comes into contact with the restorative material being condensed.

nib

(nib)
In dentistry, the portion of a condensing instrument that comes into contact with the restorative material being condensed; its end, the face, is smooth or serrated.

nib,

n the part of a condensing instrument corresponding to the blade of a cutting instrument. The end is called the
face of the condenser.
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01 mm disc with diamond dust spins at a rate of 7,000 rotations per minute to cut the nib precisely down the middle.
GAGGLES of geese must have breathed heavy sighs of relief when John Mitchell pioneered the mass-production of steel pen nibs.
Natrajan has further said that NIB has no constitutional authority and the proposal will end the role of the environment ministry.
I usually use a professional pet sitter or a live-in house sitter," she said, but this time her dogs (shelties Luna and Wicker) stayed with a friend, "and someone else came by to look in on the cats," who included Nib and 4-year-old Sweetpea, another Devon rex.
During 2007, NCTRF's development team provided production support to many of the not-for-profit companies with the NIB network during the manufacturing of Navy uniform items such as the crew neck t-shirt for the new Navy Working Uniform, the fleece liner for the new Navy Working Uniform parka, flight deck jerseys in various colors, web belts and poncho liners.
NIB said in light of the incident at Howth Road a security review "across our entire network was undertaken and various measures have been introduced including a significant reduction in cash levels held in branches".
His pens start at about $100 for a German-made Rotting 800 with a 14 karat gold broad nib, which he machined to give it a calligraphic tip.
For some time NIB services have been available for procurement through the policies and procedures for implementing the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act (41 U.
The Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association is developing a Newspaper in Education project designed to enable weeklies and small dailies to create their own NIB programs.
The committee's staff, NIB, and NISH work together to ensure that JWOD-participating agencies comply with all committee regualtion, incclusing requirements that concern the populations to served.
SYDNEY -- nib health funds limited (nib) and UnitedHealthcare International, a UnitedHealth Group company (NYSE: UNH), today announced a strategic alliance through which nib will support UnitedHealthcare International's Global Solutions expatriate insurance members in Australia and, in some cases, its local Australian members.