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… in the crotch area below the waist. Typical components include an elastic waistband, a crotch panel to cover the genital area (usually lined with absorbent material such as cotton), a pair of leg openings which, like the waistband, are often made of elastic, and constructed with material that is breathable. Whilst panties were originally designed to cover the entire lower half of the female form, the modern version (since the 1970s) has either no legs or, in some cases, very short ones, …

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… select committee, subcommittee, standing committee, steering committee, ethics committee, ethics panel, finance committee, politburo, PAC, political action committee, praesidium, presidium, zoning commission, jury, panel, vestry, commissioner, committee member.

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Alarm devices

… can detect some type of alarm event and send an alarm signal back to the security system control panel.

Complete definition

Alarms have the capability of causing a fight-or-flight response in humans; a person under this mindset will panic and either flee the perceived danger or attempt to eliminate it, often ignoring rational thought in either case. We can characterise a person in such a state as “alarmed”.

With any kind of alarm, the need exists to balance between on the one …

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