Glossary T

The Environmental Glossary. Letter T +++ 'Thin film cell', 'Trailer Tail', 'Typical'
A taxon (plural taxa) is a level of classification within a scientific system that categorizes living organisms based on their physical characteristics.

A Thin film cell is a PV cell formed by depositing thin layers of conductive and semiconductive materials, usually using a chemical vapor deposition (CVD) process. Also referred to as

A total quality management (TQM) is a system that is implemented in every aspect of an organization with the focus of providing quality; 

A Typical is not a specific individual or even the average over a group of individuals.

It means a person living at the centroid (center of population mass) of a census tract and engaging in a range of activities (indoors and outdoors) that are representative of those in which individuals might engage.

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