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2014-11-14 20:20:52

Initial phases approved for production capacity of 90,000 bbls/d CALGARY, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Cenovus Energy Inc.

2014-11-14 16:28:16

DUBLIN, November 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mscr2q/top_drive_systems) has announced the addition of the

2014-11-14 16:22:10

VANCOUVER, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - TAG Oil Ltd.

2014-11-14 16:21:55

HOUSTON, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Energy, Inc.

2014-11-14 16:21:32

DALLAS, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Is the world running out of oil? According to Mr. M. King Hubert, an American geophysicist who wrote the theory on Peak Oil, it is.

2014-11-14 08:24:43

Shell $aver Cardholders Can Double their WINsdays Savings if Joey Logano Takes the Title at Homestead HOUSTON, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Joey Logano, driver of the No.

2014-11-14 08:23:22

Well-positioned for company's most active year SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, Nov.

2014-11-14 08:21:48

DALLAS, November 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Offshore Support Vessel Market by Type (Anchor Handling, Towing and Supply Vessel, Platform Supply Vessel, Multi-Purpose

2014-11-14 08:21:01

ESSEN, Germany, November 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brazilian oil extraction industry The "Consorcio Tome Ferrostaal" (CTF) named consortium of Rheinmetall

2014-11-14 00:20:57

DALLAS, November 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com offers Coiled Tubing Market by Services [Well Intervention (Well Completion & Well Cleaning) & Drilling],


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The Seismometer is an instrument designed to measure the motions of the ground. This includes seismic waves generated by earthquakes, nuclear explosions, and other seismic sources. Records of these activities allow seismologists to map the interior of the Earth, and locate and measure the size of the different sources. There are also seismographs, which is sometimes used in place of the word seismometer. However, a seismograph is the older instrument in which the measuring and recording...

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obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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