overspill


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the relocation of people from overcrowded cities

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the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity

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In Planning to solve the housing crisis, Savills considers three main options for increasing supply in order to accommodate local housing need in these locations, together with Londons overspill.
The River Leven uses the normal channel, through Stokesley, up to a certain level, beyond which is goes over up stream overspill sill and into the diversion channel.
Our success in winning large overspill orders in the period has strengthened the group's order book, which gives us confidence and visibility for our full year performance.
Of the 13 Authorities that make up the wider housing market area, seven - Bromsgrove, Cannock, Lichfield, North Warwickshire, Redditch, Solihull and Stratford on Avon - have said that they will review their Local Plans when the scale of the Birmingham overspill is confirmed.
TEMPERS OVERSPILL The teams clash at the Athletic Grounds in Armagh yesterday during pre-match parade
Emerson Process Management has announced a 12 V dc DPDT relay version of its Rosemount 2120 vibrating fork level switch for automated level monitoring and overspill protection of tanks or vessels in remote locations.
Are they for the overspill population from Birmingham with a few from Coventry?
General Hassan Firouzabadi warned the Turks to be absolutely sure they could control any overspill of violence from Syria.
This was probably an overspill of aggression and grievance from May's play-off battle when there were yellow cards for Manu Tuilagi and Chris Ashton but Tuilagi should have been sent off.
Beer's carbonation leaves a person particularly susceptible, as pressing the wedge of lemon into the open bottle can cause an unexpected bubbly overspill.
Christine Skelton, a Swansea centre manager for Cyrenians Cymru, which helps support homeless people, said hostels had been filling up quickly and some bed and breakfasts had been used to cope with the overspill.
The Episkopi transmitter, on channel 56, with overspill into Pissouri, Channel 68 in Akrotiri and both Dhekelia transmitters fell silent on Monday.
A Bielomatik automated lubrication system that controls precisely the amount of lubricant released without overspill to rotating and moving parts is a standard feature on many of the packaging machines designed and built by Kliklok-Woodman.
A BIELOMATIK automated lubrication system that precisely controls the amount of lubrication released with overspill to rotating and moving parts is a standard feature on many of the packaging machines designed and built by Kliklok-Woodman.
An overspill of the Darfur conflict has pushed the Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park--the largest protected savannah in West and Central Africa--to the edge of destruction, while sectarian strife in Iraq has placed Samarra's shrines at risk.