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- ‘We invite you to learn about what is probably the best anemometric indicator for cranes on the market.’
- ‘For this purpose, the company implemented two anemometric stations in Northern Minas Gerais in 1997, where two potentially promising sites were identified.’
- ‘The anemometric campaigns and plant design activities are performed by paying the utmost attention to the need to minimise and mitigate environmental impacts.’
- ‘An anemometric flow sensor, developed at the EPFL (Prof. Renaud) is packaged for long-term implantation in the human body for a shunt catheter for the hydrocephalus.’
- ‘ESDU 83029 gives a comprehensive and systematic procedure for the correction of sensed anemometric data.’
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