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  • Active Denial System — Humvee with ADS mounted The Active Denial System (ADS) is a non lethal, directed energy weapon developed by the U.S. military.[1] It is a strong millimeter wave transmitter primarily used for crowd control (the goodbye effect [ …   Wikipedia

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  • Semi-active radar homing — Semi active radar homing, or SARH, is a common type of missile guidance system, perhaps the most common type for longer range air to air and surface to air missile systems. The name refers to the fact that the missile itself is only a passive… …   Wikipedia

  • respiration — respirational, adj. /res peuh ray sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of respiring; inhalation and exhalation of air; breathing. 2. Biol. a. the sum total of the physical and chemical processes in an organism by which oxygen is conveyed to tissues and cells,… …   Universalium

  • Timeline of punk rock — This is a timeline of punk rock, from its beginnings in the early 1960s to the present time.1960*Newly formed bands **The Sonics1964*Newly formed bands **Motor City Five (MC5) 1965 *Newly formed bands **The Velvet Underground*Albums **The Sonics… …   Wikipedia

  • slack — slack1 slackingly, adv. slackly, adv. slackness, n. /slak/, adj. 1. not tight, taut, firm, or tense; loose: a slack rope. 2. negligent; careless; remiss: slack proofreading. 3. slow, sluggish, or indolent: He is slack in answering letters …   Universalium

  • slack — I [[t]slæk[/t]] adj. slack•er, slack•est, adv. n. v. adj. 1) not tight, taut, firm, or tense; loose: a slack rope[/ex] 2) negligent; careless; remiss 3) slow, sluggish, or indolent: slack in answering letters[/ex] 4) not active or busy; dull; not …   From formal English to slang


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