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a surrounding site

a rather small part of a geographic unit considered in regard to its inhabitants or distinctive characteristics

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the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary

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Thereby, increased force and pressure on a decreased contact area may cause foot ulcers at the first metatarsal and hallux (18).
5) we can see that in the contact area Set 5 we have turning tool modes that are separated quite evenly.
Future work should consider the impact of other glenoid wear patterns on this bone removal and surface contact area analysis.
BATTLE CRY: Jim Hamilton says the contact areas will be crucial.
Contact area and pressure were measured using a 33 * 28 mm piezoresistive electronic pressure measuring film (K-Scan #4000, Tekscan Inc; Boston, Massachusetts) [24,31].
Pressing the stamp against the electronics causes the soft tips to collapse up against the stamp's body, maximizing the contact area between the stamp and the electronics and creating adhesion.
He explained: "For most of last year the defender had so much say in what was happening at the contact area that the attacking team were struggling to get any continuity into the game.
Davies brought up the contact area as a major issue which has prompted sides to be conservative, resulting in a lot of aimless kicking.
1) are two points outside the contact area, then the following relation stands (Richerson, 2004):
Supporting this hypothesis, we observed during our static pressure evaluation that forefoot pressure percentage and forefoot contact area increased in RA patients with heel valgus when compared with patients without valgus deformity.
Temperature; mass (reservoir/wattage); contact area, and time.
TireScan captures, measures and analyzes the tire footprint pressure patterns, as well as the contact area, perimeter area, length and width, and cross-sectional profiles of various fires under different load and inflation conditions.
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