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n. a politician. The pols are spending my taxes like mad again.
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In the POL arena, the company offers specifically designed products to cover the entire network signal path from the OLT (optical line terminal) all the way to the ONT (optical network terminal) next to individual users' workstations or desktops.
GE s new GigaDLynx POL modules are ideally suited for high-performance networking equipment, servers and storage systems.
Sites featuring POL stores include Selsey Road, Edgbaston; Rounds Green, Oldbury; and High Street, Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire.
This is partially due to the NA process of using only a subset of their laboratory standards when inspecting Network POLs.
Turning to the positive purpose of his book in chapter 5, Pols distinguishes between primary rational awareness (by which we are directly aware of temporospatial beings) and secondary rational awareness (by which we are directly aware of things that are not temporospatial, such as theories and propositions).
POLs operated by group practices also must meet a specific statutory definition of group practice.
With increasing standards of diabetic care and intervention in the developing world and still rising usage of the test in North America and Europe, the POL microalbumin test market is expected to demonstrate revenue growth of 10% per year.
As seen in Figure 1, a substantial number of the POLs were staffed by medical technologists (MTs) or medical laboratory technicians (MLTs).
Many POLs are presently performing laboratory tests that fall into all three categories.
The POL reference design kit includes full schematics and layout (Gerber) files that facilitate fast time to market and greatly reduce design time and effort.
In some cases, recent regulation threatens to tip competitive balance even more towards higher-volume labs, typically reference or commercial labs, across from smaller labs including POLs.
Regulation based on the number of physicians in a group practice is simply arbitrary and provides neither equal protection to the State's citizens nor equal treatment of the State's POLs," declared the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in a report on the study, which it conducted last year for the Maryland General Assembly.
Hardware-configurable Z-1000 POLs are also available for customers preferring power management without programming.
Steve Goldman, Power-One's Chairman and CEO, commented, "The capabilities to provide a multitude of voltages with a single POL part number, via programmability, and to manage up to 32 POLs with a single controller are some of the benefits that have positioned Z-One digital power as an ideal solution for highly-configurable blade applications.
In addition, a single Digital Power Manager controls all eleven POLs, their dc-dc front end, and I2C communications with their host system.