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  • n. Plural form of template.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of template.


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  • The builder had spent most of the winter in here, working with an iron measuring stick and a set of fine chisels, making what he called templates — wooden models for the masons to use as guides when they were cutting stones into shape.

    The Pillars of the Earth

  • The genetic information of templates is evaluated at both levels, and the higher (compartment) level successfully constrains the lower (template) one.

    A Modest Proposal (By a Somewhat Modest Engineer)

  • Race to fill in templates of clown faces, boats, etc.

    Beautifully Mindless Apps

  • "This book makes me wonder if the lack of a series of Body Art templates is a glaring oversight on our part," says Tim.

    Boing Boing

  • I have an HTML version of the new site templates from the Corporate team, but I can't reproduce the multi-level jump menus that are used in the real Corporate sites.

    B-B-Day Wishes

  • They've at least made some major changes to templates, so I can't install the demo templates from the book into my installed Joomla.

    Bday wishes!

  • – 'Template reuse and materials recycling' is an efficient way to reuse templates to make multiple products from one template, and multiple templates from the same materials; this is the manner in which mRNA templates are reused for multiple protein products, then RNases break down the templates for recycling nucleotide materials to be made into other templates

    A Dubious "Opportunity" for IDers

  • I found that creating documents for Avery label templates was a snap, and Writer's mail merge was easy to use.

    Review: Free Writer surpasses Microsoft Word under the hood

  • I think consistency in templates here will be a big boon to people just starting to learn HTML and CSS.

    WordPress makes a move towards hAtom, gets upgrades | FactoryCity

  • Finally there is a place where you can pick up pretty label templates in one spot.

    Archive 2008-12-01


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