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a region resembling a laboratory inasmuch as it offers opportunities for observation and practice and experimentation


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Longsdon has since reported everything to be fine and the selection looks worth another chance now out of handicap company and against novices, with testing ground sure to be in his favour.
Smartphones Create Exacting Testing Ground for Vendors examines the smartphone testing market, analyzing how smartphones are being tested today, as well as drivers expected in the market over the next two years.
The establishment of a new financial pilot zone has been sacntioed from the plan in Yunnan Province and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region that would serve as a testing ground for the nationwide financial reforms.
She has proved herself capable of handling testing ground and that could be decisive.
He argues that the construction of these racial orders of racism, racial separation, and decentralized power and authority, while never uncontested, served as imperial testing grounds foreshadowing the establishment of a global order of racial supremacy and empire that was to spread around the world through the 19th and 20th centuries.
It will be a testing ground for new ideas where successful results could be mainstreamed into other policies and programmes.
By directing attention to the design issues for compelling sites including the East River, Governors Island, Pier 40, Times Square and currently Queens Plaza, Gastil has led a program to connect innovative design to public policy and practice, making the case to both local and international audiences that metropolitan New York remains a vital testing ground for the future of public life.
Next year will provide additional testing ground for the voter identification approach.
Brown has long used her own body as a testing ground for the invention of a new movement vocabulary, and it is both fascinating and extraordinary to still (she is in her early 60s) watch the easy deployment of limbs and torso, the apparently disconnected, slithery propulsions and the deliberately prosaic layering of movement, that have formed the basis of her work.
military has used the jungle terrain surrounding the Panama Canal as a testing ground for explosives and chemical weapons.
The zones, which will be jointly administered by federal and provincial agencies and the private sector, will serve as a testing ground for a number of forestry management innovations.
The Community Edition is intended to foster innovation as a testing ground for the very latest community-developed features, while the Subscription Edition is a commercial-grade release, focused on stable enterprise network operations.
He acts on testing ground and has plenty in his favour.
The Olympic testing ground will validate or deny London's credentials to continue being the world's great hotbed of creative design.
He said: ``The military like to think that war is a testing ground for their soldiers and weapons.
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