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  LEAF — Linux Embedded Appliance Firewall
Project Goals: Create an inclusive environment where LEAF project members and the extended community are free to release content to the public.
Create new LEAF releases/branches with current Linux kernels and libraries, while retaining the option to install the target environment on various devices attached to the target.
First beta version for LEAF Bering-uClibc 3.1 is available
leaf.sourceforge.net   (269 words)

  
  PostEverything : The Leaf Label
To be added to The Leaf Label's email list, for updates on new releases, live shows and special offers, please click here and send a blank message.
The Leaf Label burst into life in late 1994; a simple tale of a love affair with music that, naturally, become an obsession.
Leaf has consolidated it's reputation as a truly forward thinking organisation, moving further away from its roots as an electronic label with a broad spectrum of artists who are not solely bound to the computer keyboard.
www.posteverything.com /leaf   (991 words)

  
  Leaf - LoveToKnow 1911
Every leaf originates as a simple cellular papilla (fig 1), which consists of a development from the cortical layers covered by epidermis; and as growth proceeds, the fibro-vascular bundles of the stem are continued outwards, and finally expand and terminate in the leaf.
22) and Heliamphora the pitcher is composed of the petiole of the leaf.
The cause of the fall of the leaf in cold climates seems to be deficiency of light and heat in winter, which causes a cessation in the functions of the cells of the leaf.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Leaf   (7968 words)

  
  Leaf - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For this purpose, a leaf is typically flat (laminar) and thin, to expose the cells containing chloroplast (chlorenchyma tissue) to light over a broad area, and to allow light to penetrate fully into the tissues.
The veins are the vascular tissue of the leaf and are located in the spongy layer of the mesophyll.
They may be lasting and not be shed (a stipulate leaf, such as in roses and beans); or be shed as the leaf expands, leaving a stipule scar on the twig (an exstipulate leaf).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Leaf   (2729 words)

  
 Leaf - MSN Encarta
Leaf, part of a plant that serves primarily as the plant's food-making organ in a process called photosynthesis.
Its margins, or edges, may be smooth, as in the dogwood; jagged or toothed, as in the elm; or lobed, as in the oak and maple.
Generally, the cuticle is thinner on the epidermis on the underside of the leaf than on the upper epidermis, which is exposed to the sun.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761558729/Leaf.html   (954 words)

  
 Plant Glossary: L - EnchantedLearning.com
A leaf is an outgrowth of a plant that grows from a node in the stem.
Leaf abscission is the normal separation of a leaf from a plant.
A leaf gap is a break or gap in the plant's stele (cylinder of vascular tissue) at the base of a node (where a leaf is).
www.enchantedlearning.com /subjects/plants/glossary/indexl.shtml   (1153 words)

  
 Leaf   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The leaf sheath and leaf blade are continuous.
With many parallel veins on the upper surface of the leaf, the underside of the leaf blade is smooth with a prominent ridge in the middle; the midrib.
Another leaf appendage is the ligule, a papery membrane at the inside juncture between the leaf sheath and the blade.
www.knowledgebank.irri.org /RP/morph/Leaf.htm   (285 words)

  
 Leaf
Cross-Section: This leaf is similar to lilac in that its ground tissue consists of areas of both palisade and spongy parenchyma.
Unlike those in the lilac leaf, however, both the upper and lower epidermal layers in the oleander leaf are several cell layers thick.
Cross-Section: This leaf is similar to lilac in that its ground tissue consists of areas of palisade and spongy parenchyma.
botit.botany.wisc.edu /Interface/web-lessons/Anatomy/Leaf/Leaf.html   (981 words)

  
 ESPN.com: NFL - Leaf skips camp, tells Seahawks he's retired
Leaf did not report to camp Thursday, when quarterbacks were due at the team's facility at Eastern Washington University.
Leaf not only failed to perform on the field but also alienated teammates and the media with frequent tirades, blaming others for his problems.
Leaf was scheduled to earn the NFL minimum salary of $525,000 and he would have counted $450,000 against the salary cap in 2002.
espn.go.com /nfl/news/2002/0726/1410477.html   (808 words)

  
 LEAF Home Learners Network Homeschool   (Site not responding. Last check: )
LEAF is for those families who would like to maintain connections with others throughout the year through an ongoing calendar of events to be updated by the participants themselves.
LEAF members may, at any time, post their suggestions for activities, and may announce the details of events they are organizing.
Member LEAF families may also freely post community learning opportunities that have been useful to them, and upcoming activities and classes at educational, art and nature centers that they feel might be of interest to other homeschooling families or are homeschooling-related.
www.learninks.org /leaf   (899 words)

  
 Leaf (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Leaf node, part of a tree data structure in Computer Science
LEAF Project, a collection of linux distributions dedicated to routing
Leaf spring, a common type of vehicle suspension
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Leaf_(disambiguation)   (188 words)

  
 Creo Leaf Valeo Goes Wireless: Digital Photography Review
This next generation Leaf Valeo is being introduced with a wireless display on two models: the Leaf Valeo 22Wi and the new Leaf Valeo 17Wi, with resolutions of 22 and 17 million pixels respectively.
This next generation Leaf Valeo is being introduced with an innovative wireless display on two models: the Leaf Valeo 22Wi and the new Leaf Valeo 17Wi, with resolutions of 22 and 17 million pixels respectively.
The new Leaf Valeo Wi family uses built-in Bluetooth(R) wireless technology to accomplish two-way communication between the camera and the Leaf DP-67, a 6 x 7 cm (3.9 inch) image display and control unit, based on the HP iPAQ pocket PC.
www.dpreview.com /news/0403/04032301creoleafwi.asp   (492 words)

  
 Great Plant Escape - Plant parts
They are made of a single leaf blade connected by a petiole to the stem.
A compound leaf is a leaf made up of separate leaflets attached by a petiole to the stem like an ash or a locust.
The outer surface of the leaf has a waxy coating called a cuticle which protects the leaf.
www.urbanext.uiuc.edu /gpe/case1/c1facts2c.html   (188 words)

  
 Leaf America
Photokina, Cologne, Germany, (September 25, 2006) — Leaf, the acclaimed leader in the design of digital backs for professional photographers and developer of the world's fastest digital camera backs, announced today the introduction of the Leaf AFi; a new, next-generation, medium-format digital camera aimed at professional photographers.
Leaf solutions are based on the premise that a professional digital camera should operate intuitively, becoming an extension of the photographer's hands, while supporting maximum creative freedom and technical excellence.
The Leaf camera addresses the needs of professional photographers who require the combination of quality, speed and control, united into a simple to use and robust system.
www.leafamerica.com /press/press_releases_sep-leaf_afi.asp   (379 words)

  
 The Leaf   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Although chloroplasts are found in the cells of young stems and immature fruits, leaves are the real photosynthetic factories of the plant.
The cells are filled with chloroplasts (usually several dozen of them) and carry on most of the photosynthesis in the leaf.
Although they contain a few chloroplasts, their main function seems to be the temporary storage of sugars and amino acids synthesized in the palisade layer.
users.rcn.com /jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/L/Leaf.html   (418 words)

  
 Welcome to LEAF
The Saturday night LEAF SLAM is a big part of the writing community and gives so many poets a chance to showcase their work for such a huge audience.
May 05 LEAF Slam’s winner was Carlos Andrés Gomez who is on the NYC BAR 13 2005 National Slam Team.
LEAF creates a poetic scenario to explore words and poetry in several ways: performances, slams, and interactive workshops.
www.theleaf.com /poetry.php   (654 words)

  
 LEAF The Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Program   (Site not responding. Last check: )
LEAF connects formal and non-formal educators in Wisconsin with quality forestry education materials.
To develop informed and active citizens, forestry education should be infused in Wisconsin’s K-12 schools.
This site is maintained by the LEAF Program.
www.uwsp.edu /cnr/leaf   (106 words)

  
 Animal Info - Leaf Muntjac
Hunting with snares has apparently reduced the leaf muntjac's numbers over the last decade, even though it is not considered a particularly valuable species because of its small size and antlers.
The leaf muntjac's currently known range comprises the mountainous regions northeast of Putao and south of the Nam Tamai branch of the Mai Hka River in
The leaf muntjac is found in dense forest habitats at an elevation of 450 - 600 m (1500 - 2000'), the transition zone between tropical lowland forests and higher temperate forests
www.animalinfo.org /species/artiperi/muntputa.htm   (430 words)

  
 JUSTNET - Law Enforcement Analysis Facility (LEAF)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The LEAF’s objective is to demonstrate, test, evaluate and transition technology, specifically AF technologies, to law enforcement and corrections.
The LEAF also bears a responsibility to the AF in providing/collecting real-world data for testing and modification purposes.
All LEAF efforts point toward one final goal: the eventual transitioning of cutting-edge technology to LE and Corrections agencies with a concentration on economically challenged agencies.
www.nlectc.org /assistance/leaf.html   (289 words)

  
 Leaf Books - Submit Work   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Entry fee: £4.00 per submission which includes a free Leaf Book of your choice (please mark your choice of book on the entry form or covering letter, or email us if you are entering online).
Leaf has published two collections of short short fiction:‘1,620 Minutes: Winning Stories from the 2005 Internet Writing Marathon in aid of BBC Children in Need’ (various authors) and ‘Tea for Mr Dead: Short Short Stories’ by Maria Donovan.
Leaf is looking for previously unpublished work only - this includes work published online.
www.leaf-books.co.uk /leafsite/submit.aspx   (2254 words)

  
 Leaf Photography - Products   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Designed for Simplicity, Leaf Capture 10 application is the ideal shooting partner for professional photographers.
Leaf Capture V8 is arranged for you - enabling you to master your image.
Leaf oXYgen application is the tool for preparing your digitally captured image for print...
www.leaf-photography.com /pages/products.aspx   (179 words)

  
 GardenWeb Glossary of Botanical Terms
In a naturalized, woodland setting, leaf litter can be a normal part of the workings of the garden.
The strand of vascular tissue between the vascular bundle of the stem and the leaf.
A leaf typical of a plant that appears subsequent to the cotyledons.
glossary.gardenweb.com /glossary/nph-ind.cgi?scrug=16677&k=leaf&b=and&r=whole&s=terms   (467 words)

  
 BNL Center for Radiation Chemistry Research
The design of the LEAF accelerator is innovative: the electron pulse is produced by laser light impinging on a photocathode inside a resonant cavity, radio frequency (RF) gun about 30 cm long.
The BNL Chemistry Department's LEAF accelerator was the first photocathode gun accelerator in the world to be dedicated to pulse radiolysis studies.
The International Symposium on Ultrafast Accelerators for Pulse Radiolysis was held at the BNL Chemistry Department in June, 2004, to discuss the state-of-the-art in fast pulse radiolysis systems and to find solutions to technical issues faced by these specialized applications.
www.chemistry.bnl.gov /SciandTech/PRC/crcrintr.html   (408 words)

  
 LEAF - Lake / Geauga Educational Assistance Foundation   (Site not responding. Last check: )
LEAF links students to resources that open doors to higher education.
It is the result of dedicated teachers, committed parents, and diligent students, and sometimes it is the result of a caring community.
LEAF touched the lives of more than 7,000 students last year, providing one-on-one college information programs, ongoing financial aid counsel and workshops, a college resource center and scholarship directory, test preparation assistance, motivational talks, campus trips and last-dollar scholarships.
www.leaf-ohio.org /about   (269 words)

  
 Leaf Movement
leaf movement data taken by video cameras and computer software over a period of five days.
The data here in red with white fuzzy points are the vertical positions of a single cotyledon, a seed leaf, fit with a representative curve in white by Fast Fourier Transform Non-Linear Least Square (FFT-NLLS) fit analysis.
The closer the point's relative amplitude [y axis] is to 1, the weaker the rhythm.
www.dartmouth.edu /~rmcclung/leafmovement.html   (679 words)

  
 The leaf
The leaf is one of the most important part of the plants because it is the one which is in charge of accomplishing the photosynthesis, the respiration and transpiration
The blade is the expanded part of the leaf.
It is the most conspicuous part, what most of people identify and understand as a leaf when such a noun is mentioned.
www.botanical-online.com /lahojaangles.htm   (272 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia Leaf Collection Program
In a classic recycling effort, the County mulches the leaves and brush it collects from residents, and they are ground up to create mulch that is available to residents, or are composted into a soil amendment.
Vacuum truck collection is greatly affected by the weather, rate of leaf fall and other factors, making it difficult to predict when a crew will arrive at your house more than a few days in advance.
The special paper bags are to be used during the fall leaf collection program from November through mid-January, and also for the spring yard waste collection program.
www.co.arlington.va.us /Departments/EnvironmentalServices/swd/EnvironmentalServicesSwdLeafCollection.aspx   (770 words)

  
 Leaf & Cole CPA, LLP
Leaf & Cole, LLP, established for over 35 years, is a full service accounting firm providing the highest quality tax, accounting, audit, and consulting engagements.
Julie joined Leaf & Cole, LLP in May 1993 and was admitted as a partner on July 1, 1998.
Mike joined Leaf & Cole, LLP in June 1989 and was admitted as partner on July 1, 1998.
www.leaf-cole.com /sb/aboutus.jsp   (671 words)

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