reduction division

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(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms

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Maryam Golnaraghi, chief of the World Meteorological Organization's disaster risk reduction division, said Chinese data is often not detailed enough to be useful - and that some government agencies feel information on water flows is too sensitive to share.
With all that knowledge at the ready, it was only fitting the Worcester Fire Department's head of the Fire and Life Safety Education and Risk Reduction division received the state Department of Fire Services 2011 Fire & Life Safety Educator of the Year award last week.
The funding has been raised by successive high sheriffs and is managed by the authority's Crime Reduction Division and supported by the Community Foundation.
Ann Tighe, head of the crime reduction division for Nacro, said: ``Our funding was due to be renewed in April and our main funders, The Safer Merseyside Partnership,made us an initial offer which was later significantly reduced.
Yu has been the Chairman of NCKU Department of Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering, Vice Dean of NCKU College of Engineering, Member of Publication Committee, Journal of Chinese Institute of Engineers, Member of Academic Committee, Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineers, and Member of Accreditation Council, Institute of Engineering Education, and is currently the Member of The National Committee for IUGG, Taiwan, and Convenor of Flood and Drought Disasters Reduction Division, National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction.