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  • Of course, to scientists in the lab, "ef-ficiency" can mean an unwelcome tide of bean counters.

    With Or Without You

  • Discipline and budgeting, timing and cost ef ficiency—I received all my lessons not in an MBA program or a Fortune 500 company but in the sweat, blisters, and bloodshed of my first twenty-five working years.

    Reposition Yourself

  • Relevant to my "TRANSmitter" case may be this observation by McDavid in a footnote to Mencken: "An unfashionable initial stress often appears in individual words in the speech of prominent Americans; e.g., ée-ficiency was often said by President Eisenhower."

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  • “Not life under abnormal conditions, not the disturbance as such, en - genders a disease, rather disease begins with the insuf - ficiency of the regulatory apparatuses” (Virchow [1869], p. 93).

    HEALTH AND DISEASE

  • Well now dey's some folks says dey ain't no 'ficiency in prah.

    The Gilded Age A tale of today

  • This doctrine is particularly insisted on in the case of an en - dorser of the note of a deceased purchaser, at a resale; in which case a second resale has been made, and a considerable de - ficiency has in consequence happened.

    Thomas Jefferson and the National Capital: Containing Notes and Correspondence exchanged between Jefferson, Washington, L'Enfant, Ellicott, Hallett, Thornton, Latrobe, the Commissioners, and others

  • Many Americans are not getting enough vitamin D, and this D-ficiency may put their health at risk.

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  • It also forms in low-pressure boil­ ducing heat transfer and lowering the boiler's ef­ ers where no pre-treatment or poorly maintained ficiency.

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  • Here are routine attention: some specific items relative to oil-burning sys­ tems that should receive routine attention: Boilers with multiple burners should have the burner use patterns set for maximum ef­ As with a gas burner system, boilers with multiple ficiency where load conditions do not require burners should have the burner use patterns set the use of all burners at all times.

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  • Plant configuration, As noted earlier, output displays give both operating techniques and the structure of the ob­ actual and expected performance information. jective function all contribute to overall plant ef­ Expected values are derived from equipment ficiency, in addition to combustion costs. manufacturer design curves.

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