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- n. A shot in which the handle of the stone is rotated away from the body.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Quantity of goods or products produced; output: as, the out-turn of a mine.
- n. In the tea industry, specifically, tea-leaf after infusion, its color being a test of quality. In a black tea the prevailing color should be that of a new penny.
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The Treasury committee report chimes with many others in its general conclusion that "the out-turn costs of construction and service provision are broadly similar between PFI and traditional procured projects, although in some areas PFI seems to perform more poorly".
Given real growth in the second quarter was barely positive, it would not take very much for it to be subsequently revised down to a negative growth out-turn.
The Mitsubishi Zero “Zeke” was some 80 miles per hour slower, and could only hope to out-turn or out-climb the P-51 at low to medium altitudes.
Last year's budget forecast 2007-08 borrowing at £33bn: the out-turn is likely to be more like £43bn, an overshoot that amounts to around £400 for every single household in Britain.
Depending on the products desired (gasoline components, jet fuel, and gas oil), the fractionator is run to cut out some portion of the first stage reactor out-turn.
The 'cost saving' arises from the fact that the out-turn costs are lower than they would have been were it not for efficiency improvements.
Not even the most advanced Allied fighters at the end of the war could out-turn a Zero.
"Reserve Bank now estimates that a 2004 year-end inflation out-turn of between 150 and 160 percent which would be shedding 463 percentage points," Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Gideon
Some ports prepare a complete set of documents, such as inventory reports, showing the quantity and quality of the cargo as it is received by the port in addition to the out-turn reports.
· Qualified tally and survey companies that can provide an out-turn report
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