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hard

1. mod. fermented, as with cider. (see also hard liquor.) This juice got hard. What shall I do with it?
2. mod. having to do with an addictive drug. (Compare this with soft.) Hard drugs are easier to get than ever before.
3. mod. tough. (Akin to hardhearted; hard as nails.) Only the hard guys get through basic training.
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As you can see, when your hard disk begins to get crowded, you don't have to ration space.
These recommendations include: modifying state plans to incorporate the needs of persons with hearing loss; strengthening transition services and programs; addressing the unique needs of "lower achieving" deaf and hard of hearing youth, particularly in supported employment and independent living programs; establishing 10 comprehensive service centers as recommended by the COED report; defining "qualified" personnel for persons with hearing loss; removing the "cap" on the number of authorized interpreter training programs; and establishing permanent authority for the Office of Deafness and Communicative Disorders in the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), U.
Using modern videophone technology, with a television and a high-speed Internet connection, a deaf or hard of hearing user places a VRS call by signing to a sign language interpreter, who then contacts the hearing user via a standard phone line and relays the conversation between the two parties.
Today, an incredible variety of hard drives range in capacity from 1GB to 500GB and in physical size from 1 inch up to 3.
27 /PRNewswire/ -- Plans to develop a Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi were announced today by Hard Rock Cafe International, Inc.
Chapters 2-6 of this document focus on people who are hard of hearing as an underserved population.
Hardware requirements: IBM or compatibles, 320Kb RAM, hard drive with 1.
NASDAQ:WIND), the global leader in Device Software Optimization (DSO), today announced that it has acquired the intellectual property including patents, copyrights, trademarks and associated product rights for RTLinux, the software industry's only commercially-available, patented, hard real-time Linux technology developed by Finite State Machine Labs, Inc.
Backing up to external hard drives is cost effective for environments with backup loads of less than 400GB.
Construction on the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is expected to begin later this year, with a December 1994 opening scheduled.
However, recording and playing back a high number of multiple programs, or streams, can place greater demands on the hard drive and the conventional STB file system.
Certainly, 100GB hard drives will be more expensive than 100GB tape cartridges.
ATLANTA -- Hard Rock Park - The world's first Rock 'n' Roll Theme Park announced yesterday that it has signed agreements with the industry's top guns in themed ride technology:
The Hard Rock Cafe will present Pitt with the plaque when he eats his 2,000th meal at the Chicago Hard Rock Cafe, 63 West Ontario St.
Rehabilitation specialists who work with people who are deaf or hard of hearing were among the earliest specialists to emerge.