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a place of political unrest and potential violence

a point of relatively intense heat or radiation

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a lively entertainment spot

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cholerae and R391 of Providencia rettgeri (5), showed that the conserved backbone apparently contains 3 hot spots for insertions of additional DNA sequences: the first between sO43 and traL, the second between trA and sO54, and the third between sO73 and traF.
Bosses and pads increase metal thickness, create hot spots and cause open grain or draws.
1) These problem-solving strategies focus on crime generators and hot spots that plague law enforcement agencies in the United States.
Between the countless hot spots and speed of Helio's nationwide 3G network, high-speed wireless access is more accessible now than ever," said Greg Hayes, Head of Convergence, HELIO LLC.
The hot spot model is also drawing fire from other geophysicists.
Whether connecting from a hot spot or switching to a 3G connection while on the move, Helio Hybrid enables access to the wireless world in a single package.
The Hot Spot is an invitation-only event, but open to the media with a limited number of spaces available: Please email mixer@bdsmktg.
Worm and his colleagues used a computer model to forecast effects of hot spot protection on commercial fishing.
Integrating the Pronto Hotspot Networking System with Navini's Ripwave(TM) wireless WAN (WWAN) solution allows service providers to set up hundreds of hot spots virtually anywhere within an area of up to 500 square miles using one Navini Ripwave base station for backhaul and individual Pronto Hotspot Controllers at each hot spot location.
Each so-called hot spot is a marine region rife with organisms found nowhere else and threatened by human influence.
A Hot Spot is a location that provides high-speed wireless Internet access for people with laptops or hand-held computers.
Towering 500 kilometers above Io--more than 50 times the height of Mount Everest and at least 10 percent higher than any previously detected plume--the vented gas emanates from a previously unknown hot spot near the moon's north pole.
The Boingo Embedded software provides background detection, association and authentication of public Wi-Fi signals automatically, making it easy for consumers to roam onto commercial hot spots and eliminating the need to enter user ID or credit card information for each hot spot they use.
There, Galileo recorded a lone hot spot glowing in the nighttime sky.