ORBS


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ORBSOpen Relay Behaviour-modification System
ORBSOpen Relay Blocking System (spam-blocking website)
ORBSOhio Researchers of Banded Spirits (est. 2007)
ORBSOncoplastic Reconstructive Breast Surgery
ORBSOregon Recreational Boat Survey (Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife)
ORBsOnline Railway Bookshop
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And now, gently lifting up those two bright orbs which had already begun to make an impression on poor Jones, she discharged a volley of small charms at once from her whole countenance in a smile.
Above, the orb of night was nearing the line followed by the projectile, so as to meet it at the given hour.
Because then the orb of day described such lengthened curves that it is difficult to measure exactly its height above the horizon, and grave errors may be made with instruments.
Then I went to bed, not, however, without invoking, like the Indian, the favour of the radiant orb.
Captain Nemo, furnished with a lenticular glass which, by means of a mirror, corrected the refraction, watched the orb sinking below the horizon by degrees, following a lengthened diagonal.
replied Captain Nemo, in a grave voice, handing me the glass, which showed the orb cut in exactly equal parts by the horizon.
Then, turning towards the orb of day, whose last rays lapped the horizon of the sea, he exclaimed:
God saw, Surveying his great Work, that it was good: For of Celestial Bodies first the Sun A mightie Spheare he fram'd, unlightsom first, Though of Ethereal Mould: then form'd the Moon Globose, and everie magnitude of Starrs, And sowd with Starrs the Heav'n thick as a field: Of Light by farr the greater part he took, Transplanted from her cloudie Shrine, and plac'd In the Suns Orb, made porous to receive And drink the liquid Light, firm to retaine Her gather'd beams, great Palace now of Light.
In its limited test, the power company tried phoning customers to warn them of high energy-demand times or alerting them via Orb, a softball-size device that receives a radio signal from Edison on which color to adopt.
The spiders cooperatively erect the long silk lines to which individuals anchor their orbs.
We wanted to provide a migration path for our loyal ORBS customers," said Frank Stokes, president of Technology for CONIX Systems.
The result is that we simply created the best ORB for SDR applications and Software Communications Architecture (SCA)-compliant development.