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  • 1 Foundation — may refer to: * Foundation (engineering), the portion of a building s structure that transfers the weight of the building into the ground strata * Foundation (cosmetics), a cosmetic applied to the face * Foundation (nonprofit organization), a… …

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  • 2 Foundation — Foun*da tion, n. [F. fondation, L. fundatio. See {Found} to establish.] 1. The act of founding, fixing, establishing, or beginning to erect. [1913 Webster] 2. That upon which anything is founded; that on which anything stands, and by which it is… …

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  • 3 foundation — noun Date: 14th century 1. the act of founding 2. a basis (as a tenet, principle, or axiom) upon which something stands or is supported < the foundations of geometry > < the rumor is without foundation in fact > 3. a. funds given for the… …

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  • 4 Foundation bloodstock — or foundation stock are horses that are the progenitor, or foundation, of a new horse breed or a given bloodline within a breed. The term is also used in a similar manner when discussing purebred dogs. A group of animals collectively may be… …

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  • 5 Foundation Fighting Blindness — Formation 1971 Type Non Profit Purpose/focus Fund research that will lead to preve …

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  • 6 Foundation course — Foundation Foun*da tion, n. [F. fondation, L. fundatio. See {Found} to establish.] 1. The act of founding, fixing, establishing, or beginning to erect. [1913 Webster] 2. That upon which anything is founded; that on which anything stands, and by… …

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  • 7 Foundation muslin — Foundation Foun*da tion, n. [F. fondation, L. fundatio. See {Found} to establish.] 1. The act of founding, fixing, establishing, or beginning to erect. [1913 Webster] 2. That upon which anything is founded; that on which anything stands, and by… …

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  • 8 Foundation school — Foundation Foun*da tion, n. [F. fondation, L. fundatio. See {Found} to establish.] 1. The act of founding, fixing, establishing, or beginning to erect. [1913 Webster] 2. That upon which anything is founded; that on which anything stands, and by… …

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  • 9 Foundation 9 Entertainment — (sometimes abbreviated as F9E) is an entertainment products developer, which works on properties for multiple media, including video games, comic books, film and television series. The company claims to be the largest independent game developer… …

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  • 10 Foundation Maritime — was a Canadian salvage company that operated out of Halifax, Nova Scotia, with headquarters in Montreal, Quebec. They started as a construction company in the early 1900s, under the name Foundation Company of Canada. They branched off into… …

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  • 11 Foundation for American Veterans — Foundation for American Veterans, Inc. (FAV)cite web | title=Foundation for American Veterans | url=http://www.fav.org/index.cfm?action=home | accessdate=October 9 | accessyear=2005 ] is a non profit organization with the general mission of… …

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  • 12 FOUNDATION fieldbus — is an all digital, serial, two way communications system that serves as the base level network in a plant or factory automation environment. Developed and administered by the Fieldbus Foundation.It s targeted for applications using basic and… …

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  • 13 Foundation - The International Review of Science Fiction — Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction is a critical journal founded in 1972. Since then it has published over 9000 pages of articles and reviews about science fiction. Publishing the journal is just one of the activities of the… …

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  • 14 Foundation deposit — Foundation deposits are ritual mudbrick lined pits or holes dug at specific points under Ancient Egyptian temples or tombs, which were filled with ceremonial objects, usually amulets, scarabs, food, or ritual miniature tools, and were supposed to …

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  • 15 Foundation University Medical College — ! Established : 2001 ! Cost: Rs. 220 Million ! Type: Semi Government,Private ! Location: Rawalpindi,Pakistan colspan= 2 style= font size: smaller; | {footnotes|}The Foundation University Medical College (FUMC) is a medical institution in Rawalpi …

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  • 16 Foundation (cosmetics) — Foundation is a type of cosmetic preparation applied to the face. Often referred to as a base , a foundation is usually applied across the whole of the face except the eyes and lips. Its purpose it to make skintone and skin texture appear more… …

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  • 17 Foundation Course to Indian Civil Services — is an introductory course designed for the fresh recruits to the various civil services in India. The Foundation Course, (also called FC) introduces the young civil servants to the various avenues of governance, as well as serves as launching pad …

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  • 18 Foundation for God’s Glory — (FGG) is a non profit corporation registered in the State of New York. It is exempted from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Internal Revenue Service classified it as a private operating foundation… …

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  • 19 Foundation's Friends — Foundation s Friends, Stories in Honor of Isaac Asimov is a 1989 festschrift honoring science fiction author Isaac Asimov, in the form of an anthology of short stories set in Asimov s universes, particularly the Robot/Empire/Foundation universe.… …

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  • 20 Foundation Stone (disambiguation) — Foundation Stone is the name of the rock situated under the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem.MusicFoundation Stone the name of a music band, see FloydFestee also*Foundation stone …

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