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NOVASNaval Observatory Vector Astrometry Subroutines (US Navy)
NOVASNordic Veterinary Acupuncture Society
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We're getting a little boy from an orphan asylum in Nova Scotia and he's coming on the train tonight.
Yes, of course," said Marilla, as if getting boys from orphan asylums in Nova Scotia were part of the usual spring work on any well-regulated Avonlea farm instead of being an unheard of innovation.
Alex King's well-known style and the happy couple left for their new home in Nova Scotia.
He went over to Nova Scotia to visit his relations--his father had come from Nova Scotia--and he wrote back to Leslie that his cousin, George Moore, was going on a voyage to Havana and he was going too.
The Nova Scotia Moores investigated, and found she had got to Havana and discharged her cargo and took on another and left for home; and that was all they ever found out about her.
To the eyes of his matter-of-fact companions, the aspect of these coasts recalled rather the parceled-out land of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, and where the Frenchman discovered traces of the heroes of fable, these Americans were marking the most favorable points for the establishment of stores in the interests of lunar commerce and industry.
Lyell and Dawson found carboniferous beds 1400 feet thick in Nova Scotia, with ancient root-bearing strata, one above the other, at no less than sixty-eight different levels.
I have made the acquaintance of another one of the crew,--Louis he is called, a rotund and jovial-faced Nova Scotia Irishman, and a very sociable fellow, prone to talk as long as he can find a listener.
Novas occur in double-star systems that feature a dense star, called a white dwarf, which steals mass from a closely orbiting companion.
The lack of visibility into design behavior has been a severe bottleneck in verification methodologies," said Scott Sandler, president and CEO of Novas.
Novas has enhanced the core performance of its debug platform through a variety of database and library optimization techniques.
In contrast to a supernova, the compact-star component of both types of novas survives the explosion and may undergo repeated outbursts, astronomers note.