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Synonyms for building block

one of the individual entities contributing to a whole

Synonyms for building block

a single undivided natural thing occurring in the composition of something else

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Northrop Grumman's Re-scalable Aperture for Precision Targeting Radar (RAPTR), composed of small radar building blocks, will provide advanced surveillance and precision targeting capabilities for a wide range of missions and platforms.
While "A Home for all Seasons" doesn't specifically tackle one of the NAE challenges, it does introduce students to the challenges they will face in future building blocks.
"The similarities involve preinstalling everything you need up front in the building blocks, and then stitching them together using just one reaction, over and over again.
The VWR Building Blocks Portal was introduced in 2013 in the UK.
It is suggested that the basic building blocks of the constructs for a change-based experiential learning opportunity include the dispersed work domain, the concept of self-organized teams working on a real problem or issue, the construct of a network for a specific problem and the need to develop knowledge.
Once the defender has been taught how to play on the ball, you can move on to Building Block 3.
Each HFS file is implemented by combining a set of building blocks. A building block can define a portion of a file's structure or implement a simple set of policies.
Wayne Callaway, "your brain gets all its energy from sugar," the simple molecule that is the building block of all carbohydrates (sugars and starches).
This yields the modal S-matrix of the building block under investigation in the form (b) = (S)(a), where the coupling matrices have been elucidated previously.|11,13~
A breakfast meeting will be held on Monday, from 7.30am, at Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Westbourne Road, in Edgbaston, to give potential new recruits an insight into Building Block's work.
Data management tools are an important building block in an ILM infrastructure.
C12 CD has application as a building block in polyols and as a chain extender where it could provide advantages compared to HQEE, BDO and CHDM.
That was big news because, by then, Julian had learned that stigmasterol was the key building block needed to make steroids.
A qubit is the building block of a possible, future quantum computer, which would far outstrip current computers in terms of speed.
Within the web services arena, extensible markup language has emerged as the building block for defining data.
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