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the 2nd letter of the Greek alphabet

second in order of importance

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preliminary or testing stage of a software or hardware product

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SQL Server 2005 Beta 2 will include significant enhancements to the business intelligence "workbench," which has been named the Business Intelligence Development Studio.
At 44, Tammy Bryson is Beta Sigma Phi's baby and its future rolled in one.
The study of 1,188 men and 532 women did find, however, that those who had higher beta carotene levels in the blood at entry into the trial had a 40 percent lower risk of dying over a 10-year period than those with lower levels, reported Dr.
CVD has informed Beta Well that is has accelerated the maturity of the loan and that all amounts borrowed by Beta Well are now immediately due and payable.
We're in a new era of software publishing, where we have public beta releases of major software applications.
Next, the researchers screened 271 of their altered beta cell lines to find the ones most suitable for transplants.
Beta carotene occurs naturally in fruits and vegetables and is converted to vitamin A in the body.
Beta and the Exchange have further agreed that, coincident with the Commission issuing an order granting the application, Beta will withdraw its appeal and the Exchange will withdraw its letter of November 23, 1994 as it applies to Beta.
Both diseases could benefit from treatments that stimulate beta cells in the pancreas to produce insulin.
Antioxidant nutrients such as Beta Carotene and Vitamins C and E help protect against harmful cell damage," claimed an ad by vitamin giant Hoffmann-LaRoche.
In its letter, the AMEX states that "officers and/or other persons affiliated with Beta and Conversion" have, in the view of the AMEX, "engaged in a continuous course of conduct which has significantly hampered the Exchange in its efforts to discharge its regulatory responsibilities effectively," including "the Exchange's efforts to facilitate timely and complete disclosure," and that this is "fundamentally inconsistent with the contractual obligations" of Beta under its Listing Agreement and with the relationship between the AMEX and Beta as contemplated by the Listing Agreement and the Company Guide of the AMEX.
If the alpha male disappears, his beta buddy often takes over their habitual display ground.
Protective effect of recombinant murine interferon beta against mouse hepatitis virus infection.
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) is seeking applications to establish a Beta Cell Biology Consortium for the purpose of intensifying investigator-initiated research; attracting new investigators into the field; encouraging interdisciplinary approaches to research in this area; fostering the application of basic research to generate new research tools and approaches for the diagnosis, treatment, and cure of diabetes; and establishing a comprehensive database for the beta cell.
Beta Well Service has established itself as a world class workover contractor by supplying experienced personnel and specially designed equipment to repair over 850 wells in the Western Siberian oil producing region.