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Relief, formerly known as Panorama, is a public affairs newsmagazine series in Canada, airing nightly in Ontario on TFO, the Franco-Ontarian public television network. The series is hosted by Gisèle Quenneville. Reporters associated with the series include Melanie Routhier-Boudreau, Isabelle Brunet, Marie Duchesneau, Luce Gauthier, Frédéric Pro...
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Relief

Relief, or relievo rilievo, is a sculptural technique. The term relief is from the Latin verb relevo, to raise. To create a sculpture in relief is to give the impression that the sculpted material has been raised above the background plane. What is actually performed when a relief is cut in from a flat surface of stone (relief sculpture) or wood (...
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Relief

The upward bow found in an instruments neck that allows The strings to vibrate without hitting The frets
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RELIEF

(a) A term used loosely for the actual physical shape, configuration, or general unevenness of a part of Earth's surface, considered with reference to variations of height and slope or to irregularities of the land surface; the elevations or differences in elevation, considered collectively, of a land surface (frequently confused with topography). ...
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relief

(from Italian relievare, `to raise`), in sculpture, any work in which the figures project from a supporting background, usually a plane surface. ... [18 related articles]
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relief

(from the article `mountain ecosystem`) ...Highland climates.) Altitude affects climate because atmospheric temperature drops with increasing altitude by about 0.5° to 0.6° C (0.9° to 1.1° ... ...area) and a chorographic (large regional) map. Within the limits of scale, it shows as accurately as possible the location and...
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Relief

(N) Relief is the full or partial benefit, whether monetary or otherwise sanctioned by an order of a judge in a law suit or by an authority on an application, to compensate for the loss incurred to him. For example an employee getting compensation for his loss employment
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relief

[n] - the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress) 2. [n] - (law) redress awarded by a court 3. [n] - the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced 4. [n] - sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background...
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Relief

• (n.) Release from a post, or from the performance of duty, by the intervention of others, by discharge, or by relay; as, a relief of a sentry. • (n.) A fine or composition which the heir of a deceased tenant paid to the lord for the privilege of taking up the estate, which, on strict feudal principles, had lapsed or fallen to the lord o...
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relief

succour noun assistance in time of difficulty; `the contributions provided some relief for the victims`
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relief

relievo noun sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background
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Relief

[emotion] Relief is an emotion and the opposite of distress - when the negative feelings associated with pain, anxiety or oppression have been removed. ==Stress relief== ==Pain relief== ...
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Relief

[feature selection] RELIEF is a feature selection algorithm used in binary classification (generalisable to polynomial classification by decomposition into a number of binary problems) proposed by Kira and Rendell in 1992. Its strengths are that it is not dependent on heuristics, requires only linear time in the number of given features and...
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Relief

[music] Relief, or profile, refers to the amount of curvature in the fingerboard of a guitar or other similar stringed instrument. When the strings of a guitar vibrate, they vibrate in an elliptical shape. Thus, providing the best possible action requires that the guitar fingerboard have a slight curve to allow the strings to vibrate freely...
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Relief

Re·lief' noun [ Middle English relef , French relief , properly, a lifting up, a standing out. See Relieve , and confer Basrelief , Rilievi .] 1. The act of relieving, or the state of being relieved; the removal, or partial removal, of any evil, or of anythi...
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Relief

1. any work in which the figures project from a background. Reliefs are classified by the degree of projection 2. High relief: relief carved deeply enough to suggest parts are almost detached from the surrounding support 3. Low relief: figures that project less than half of their true depth from the background. See also Bas relief
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RELIEF

1. Sculpture in which figures or other images are attached to a flat background but project out from it to some degree (bas-relief, haut-relief). 2. A printmaking technique in which portions of a block meant to be printed are raised above the surface.
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relief

1. The act of relieving, or the state of being relieved; the removal, or partial removal, of any evil, or of anything oppressive or burdensome, by which some ease is obtained; succor; alleviation; comfort; ease; redress. 'He seec the dire contagion spread so fast, That, where it seizes, all relief is vain.' (Dryden) ... 2. Release from a post, or f...
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Relief

A carving on a flat surface which partly projects from the surface giving a slight impression of 3-dimensions.
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Relief

A method for printing ink on paper, using type of images that rise above the surface of the printing plate. Ink sits on top of these raised surfaces, and as the paper is pressed onto them it picks up ink. Letterpress, flexography, and rubber stamps all use relief plates. In letterpress, intense pressure can cause images to be slightly debossed or d...
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Relief

A relief is a wall mounted sculpture in which the three dimensional elements are raised from a flat base. Any three dimensional element attached to a basically flat wall mounted work of art is said to be in relief or a relief element.
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Relief

A rules term meaning 'to pick up the ball and move it away from' some condition, obstacle, etc.
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relief

A sculpted or moulded design which stands out from a flat surface.
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Relief

A term for clearance or clearance angle.
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Relief

A type of sculpture in which form project from a background. There are three degrees or types of relief: high, low, and sunken. In high relief, the forms stand far out from the background. In low relief (best known as bas-relief), they are shallow. In sunken relief, also called hollow or intaglio; the backgrounds are not cut back and the points in ...
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