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tending to intrude (especially upon privacy)

of rock material

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thrusting inward

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The increased intensity of veining in the intrusive and in the clasts, and the increasing amount of silica seen towards the base of the hole all point to the source of the mineralisation being deeper.
Along with these reforms, which Haney characterizes rather negatively, came new practices such as protective labor legislation and "domesticity" and "personality" tests which the author views as significantly more intrusive and detrimental than the practices of the previous welfare regime.
Key Concepts: Behavioral Interviewing Questions/Preparing for Interviews/Fielding Intrusive Questions
The court identified four factors that could justify the use of "especially intrusive means of effecting a stop":
For ATMs, rapid identity checking is essential, but for employees at a nuclear facility, for example, a lengthier and more intrusive process would be acceptable, he says.
Congress had asked the General Accounting Office to determine how frequently financial status audit techniques were used, how they were applied, whether they were intrusive and burdensome for the taxpayer and, also, how the IRS measured its quality control.
Tax Executives Institute is convinced that, if implemented, the proposal would lead to either a more intrusive Internal Revenue Service or a completely ineffective one.
Government can fund extensive and intrusive enforcement mechanisms.
Sightseeing planes have been criticized for creating intrusive noise within environmentally sensitive national parks.
The software provides a sketch outline of the passenger with information for the security operator to identify the nature and location of threats, thus eliminating the need for intrusive and time-consuming pat-down searches.
Integrated remote test access functionality allows technicians to conduct intrusive or non-intrusive testing either through the lowpass filter toward the voice switch or downstream toward the outside plant.
Subjects completed a questionnaire containing scales for two major characteristics of post-traumatic stress disorder -- avoidance (diminished interest in outside activities, detachment from others) and intrusive thoughts (recurrent, disturbing thoughts and dreams about a traumatic event).
Its Z([R])Backscatter([TM]) technology gives the operator easy-to-interpret information about where threats or contraband are hidden, thus eliminating the need for intrusive and time-consuming pat-down searches.
These units appear to overlie altered felsic quartz-porphyry exposed along the flanks of Weather Ridge suggesting an associated granitic intrusive system below.
The samples for these studies were taken from an exposed porphyry intrusive located near the geophysical anomalies.