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Report of the 43d National Conference on Weights and Measures 1958

National Conference on Weights and Measures (43rd 1958 Washington, D.C.)

Report of the 43d National Conference on Weights and Measures 1958

attended by representatives from various states

by National Conference on Weights and Measures (43rd 1958 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical measurements -- Congresses.,
  • Standardization -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementsponsored by the National Bureau of Standards, Washington, D.C., June 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 1958.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesNational Bureau of Standards miscellaneous publication -- 225
    ContributionsUnited States. National Bureau of Standards.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 146 p., [1] folded leaf of plate :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22947454M

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