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McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, Fifth Edition Thoroughly revised and updated, this new edition is based on the content of the world-renowned McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, Ninth Edition, the most widely used science reference of its kind. Readers will find concise, authoritative, and up-to-date articles on every major field of science and technology -- by... Optical Character Recognition (Wiley Series in Microwave and Optical Engineering)
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