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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Mathematics.

The process of separating a racemic mixture into its optically active constituents. In some cases the crystals of the two forms have a different appearance, and the separation can be done...

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Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Law

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 75 words.

1. A decision reached by a majority of the members at a company meeting. See elective resolution; ordinary resolution

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Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 154 words.

1. The amount of graphical information that can be shown on a visual display. The resolution of a display device

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John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 154 words.

1 The amount of graphical information that can be shown on a visual display. The resolution of a display device

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Jonathan Law and Elizabeth A. Martin.

in A Dictionary of Law

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 75 words.

n.

1 A decision reached by a majority of the members at a company meeting. See elective resolution; ordinary

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Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 59 words.

These terms carry distinct meanings in parliamentary procedure. When a deliberative assembly passes a resolution, the assembly is formally

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Resolution

in The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics

P ublished online August 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 542 words.

I. Linguistic Basis II. Germanic Metrics

In Gr. and Lat. metrics, resolution refers to the admissibility of two short syllables

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Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

(UK).

A decision placed before share-holders at a company meeting in their capacity as its owners. For example, agreeing to the payment of a dividend requires a resolution, as does...

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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

1 the degree of separation between two compounds being subjected to a transport method such as chromatography or sedimentation equilibrium (i.e. being resolved); complete...

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Resolution

Julian Rushton.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 181 words.

The point of emergence from musical uncertainty, such as incompleteness, dissonance or ambiguity, onto a point of comparative certainty, completeness, or of single implication. Resolution...

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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

1 The amount of graphical information that can be shown on a visual display. The resolution of a display device is usually denoted by the number of lines that can be...

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