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a group of people or things arranged in a row

a division of persons or things by quality, rank, or grade

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a relative position or degree of value in a graded group

any one of two or more competitors who tie one another

a worker who ties something

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something that is used for tying

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one of two or more layers one atop another

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Manufacturers met Tier 1 levels through relatively minor engine modifications, including changes in fuel rates, timing and compression.
Just at the point where all those huge upfront investments by so many Tier One suppliers was finally going to begin paying off, their domestic OEM customers have basically said, "You know what?
Second, the bottom tier adds blue-green light to that emitted by the fluorescent pigment in the top tier.
The controller will reveal the broad differences in SATA configurations and the lack of difference between enterprise SATA RAID and traditional Tier 1 solutions.
Once a baseline system has been fielded, contractors must have incentives to improve performance, reliability, and cost effectiveness, thereby facilitating contractor-initiated Tier II spirals.
To serve, remove tiers as desired, then any dowels and cardboard rounds.
Some experts say that Tier I suppliers have a tendency to pass on contracts with lower profit margins.
EDSTAC's main objective of the inclusion of the frog (Xenopus laevis) metamorphosis assay as a Tier 1 screen is to detect thyroid agonists and antagonists, rather than to represent amphibians as a taxonomic group (1).
In business since 1968, Regal has been a Tier Two General Motors supplier for the past three years.
Jennings, founder and chief executive officer at Global Tier.
Tier 1 tools automate operations while Tier 2 tools automate the operation of technology.
In particular, the revisions will (1) affect the third tier of the three-tiered allocation structure contained in the current nonrecourse liability regulations and (2) provide guidance on the allocation of a single nonrecourse liability secured by multiple properties.
In order to increase efficiency and dollars collected, DOR has contracted with Tier to institute an electronic tax data match system similar to the Financial Institution Data Match (FIDM) program used for child support.
For instance, many data centers today deploy a two-tier data protection practice: Tier I storage is used for all production, backup copies, disaster recovery/fail-over copies as well as any copies required for development and test environments.
NYSE:CMI) displayed a full lineup of EPA Tier 3 emissions-capable engines at the BAUMA China Show, Shanghai (Nov.