LOD

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AcronymDefinition
LODLord of Destruction (Diablo 2 game expansion)
LODLimit of Detection
LODLegacy of Darkness (game)
LODLodi (Amtrak station code; Lodi, CA)
LODLevel of Detail
LODLevel of Development
LODLegion Of Doom
LODLine of Duty
LODLegend of Drizzt (gaming)
LODLegend of Dragoon (Sony role playing game)
LODLook of Disapproval
LODList of Documents (various organizations)
LODLine of Defense
LODLogarithm of Odds (genetic linkage analysis)
LODLive on Demand
LODLink of the Day
LODLife of Desiigner (album)
LODLife or Death
LODLine of Departure
LODLiving Organ Donor
LODLow Oxalate Diet
LODLimit of Disturbance
LODLuck of the Draw
LODLift Off Distance (computer mouse)
LODLength on Deck
LODLetter of Direction
LODLines of Drift
LODLoad File
LODLength of Day
LODLive or Die (gaming clan)
LODLetter of Deficiency (various locations)
LODLord of the Dragons (gaming)
LODLords of Destruction
LODLine of Dance (counter-clockwise movement)
LODLoss on Drying (water and volatile substances lost from a sample when dried)
LODLoss-On-Drying
LODLetter of Delegation
LODLeague of Draven (gaming)
LODLinked Open Data (Semantic Web)
LODLevel of Detection
LODLearning on Demand (education and training)
LODLoss Of Data
LODLords of Dogtown (movie)
LODLetter of Destruction
LODLightning on Demand (Brisbane, CA)
LODLords of Darkness (gaming)
LODLoad on Demand
LODLog of Odds (genetic linkage score)
LODLords of Death (gaming clan)
LODLaparoscopic Ovarian Drilling
LODLarge Organic Debris
LODLoks on Dope
LODLiberty or Death
LODLetter of Demand (of Payment)
LODLaid-Off Dad
LODLines of Development
LODLand of Devastation (BBS role-playing game)
LODLow of Day (stock markets)
LODLevel of Dependence
LODLeader-On-Duty (Target stores employee title)
LODLadies of Distinction
LODlateral overflow drain
LODLethal Overdose (band)
LODLast Order Date (sales)
LODLaunch on Demand
LODLegion of the Damned (gaming group)
LODLoss of Down (football)
LODLecture on Demand (academic curriculum)
LODLords of Discipline
LODLife Over Death (band)
LODLaunch Operations Directorate
LODLine of Demolition (construction)
LODLine Out Dock
LODLëtzebuerger Online Dictionnaire
LODLeadership and Organizational Development
LODLegends of Darkness (gaming clan)
LODLeading-One Detector
LODLease Outline Drawings
LODList of Drawings
LODLocally Optimum Detector
LODLow Overhead Driver
LODLook of Death
LODLandlord Outline Drawing
LODLast Opportunity Doctrine
LODLease Option Document
LODLetter of Diagnosis
LODLinear Optimal Distribution
LODLive Off Disk (DVR buffer)
LODLease Outline Diagram
References in classic literature ?
An astrolabe was an instrument used in astronomy to find out the distance of stars from the earth, the position of the sun and moon, the length of days, and many other things about the heavens and their bodies.
Wretch, now my eyes are gone thou hast torn away The helpless maiden who was eyes to me; For these to thee and all thy cursed race May the great Sun, whose eye is everywhere, Grant length of days and old age like to mine.
This is because the length of day is not constant but depends on the epoch in which it is measured.
Many changes occurred in length of day and length of year in the AISD in 2000-2001, and consequences of these changes are summarized.
This opens up the possibility that the scent of the seasons, as well as the length of day, plays a role in seasonal mood shifts and raises hopes that adding stimulating odours will help people."
A study of the period 1964-1987 shows that the ENSO has twice the strength of the QBO in affecting the length of day.
Tribune News Network Doha THE length of day and night will be approximately equal over all world countries on Tuesday (March 20, 2018) because the vernal equinox phenomenon will be occurring at 7:15pm (Doha local time), according to Qatar Calendar House (QCH).
The highest point of its journey marks midday, and the variations in the length of day and night, as well as the return of the seasons, solstices and equinoxes, allowed humans to establish the cycle of the year.
Doha is approximately 2800km from the equator, and even here there is already a noticeable difference in the length of day between summer and winter.
The two mesh with lovely accuracy; the problem is that the length of day is infinitesimally slowing - and so once in a while, when the International Earth Rotation and Reference System Service decrees - most recently on Dec.
Planet Length of year Length of day Your age Your age (in Earth days) (in Earth hours) in Earth in Earth Years Days Mercury 87.969 1,407.6 Venus 224.7 5,832.5 Earth 365.26 23.934 Mars 686.98 24.62 Jupiter 4,330.6 9.92 Saturn 10,747 10.5 Uranus 30,588 17.24 Neptune 59,800 16.11 Pluto 90,591 153.3
Besides the basics of showing naked-eye stars and the locations of the planets, asteroids, and deep-sky objects from any place on Earth for years into the future or past, the program provides details about the phases of the Moon, draws a graph of the apparent brightnesses of the planets throughout a year, and makes a graphical representation of the length of day and twilight.