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Carl Georg Rasmussen
Carl Georg Rasmussen is a mechanical engineer with a PhD in physics; an ecologist specializing in noise pollution; and a light aircraft pilot. He is the designer and manufacturer of the Leitra velomobile
The QuattroVelo is a commercial-production velomobile which is notable for using both four wheels and also a highly aerodynamic fairing. The QuattroVelo is manufactured by in the Netherlands, with the first production models delivered in
Skip-link chain
Skip-link chain is an obsolete roller chain for bicycles in which side plates are alternately short and long, and so rollers are alternately close together and far apart
Cray MTA
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Bar-link chain
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Network encryption cracking
Network encryption cracking is the breaching of network encryptions, usually through the use of a special encryption cracking software. It may be done through a range of attacks including injecting traffic, decrypting traffic, and dictionary-based attacks
Dukhan (traditional medicine)
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The Association for the Prevention, Reintegration and Care of Prostituted Women or APRAMP for its acronym, is a Spanish organization created in 1984, dedicated to support the people who suffer sexual exploitation, forced prostitution and trafficking
Gene doping
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The Black String (film)
The Black String is a 2018 American psychological horror-thriller film created by Brian Hanson and Richard Handley, starring Frankie Muniz, Blake Webb, Chelsea Edmundson, Richard Handley, Cullen Douglas, Colby French, Laura Richardson, and Mary K. DeVault