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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.
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At the height of dipping pen manufacture, 75% of every hand-written item in the world was done with a nib made in England.
The city's steel pen nib manufacturers were unable to keep pace with the changes in technology needed to produce ballpoints and 140 years of steel pen nib manufacture in Birmingham had ended by the early 1960s by which time many companies had amalgamated and moved out.
Since 1938, NIB has led the nation in creating jobs for Americans who are visually impaired, helping people to more actively participate in the workforce, advance their careers and lead independent lives through the production and sale of products and services to government and commercial customers.
Now that NIB has partnered with MasterCard it is likely that MasterCard Internet Gateway Service (MiGS) will finally come to Pakistan.
The note further states that such a mechanism could be headed by the Prime Minister himself with representatives from ministries and departments concerned and may be named as NIB.
Part of Elisa's investments co-financed with the loan from NIB are aimed at increasing the coverage, speed and capacity of its mobile broadband networks, particularly in rural areas of Finland.
There's the Nib story, but there's also the process of how to go about finding a missing cat - I learned so much - and there are times that I look back and think, 'If only I'd done this one thing a couple days sooner.
One-third supported an NIB to fund only water and wastewater infrastructure, while two-thirds responded that it should also fund transportation and energy projects.
NCTRF has partnered with several of the NIB cut and sew shops to provide the best uniforms possible for the sailors.
An ATM will also be retained but Andrew Healy, chief executive of NIB, said the policy change was regrettable.