The term "near-field region" (also known as the "near field" or "near zone") has the following meanings with respect to different telecommunications technologies:

Til helps kids practice logical thinking and decision-making; Widdle helps kids understand that a little worry is a good thing. When Widdle overreacts, children teach Widdle how to calm down with their newly learned coping skills.

Old English feorr "far, remote, distant, to a great distance, long ago," from Proto-Germanic *ferro (cf. Old Saxon ferr , Old Frisian fer , Old Norse fjarre , Dutch ver , Old High German ferro , German fern , Gothic fairra ), from PIE *per- "through, across, beyond" (cf. Sanskrit parah "farther, remote, ulterior," Hittite para "outside of," Greek pera "across, beyond," Latin per "through," Old Irish ire "farther"). Far East "China, Japan, and surrounding regions" is from 1838.

Allo Darlin’ . Alvvays . The Beach Boys . The Beatles . Belle and Sebastian . Best Coast . Blondie . David Bowie . Camera Obscura . The Clash . The Cure . Depeche Mode . Dexys Midnight Runners . Bob Dylan . The Fall . Gang of Four . Hefner . The Jesus and Mary Chain . Joy Division . The Kinks . LCD Soundsystem . Cate Le Bon . Jens Lekman . Los Campesinos! . The Magnetic Fields . Manic Street Preachers . McCarthy . New Order . Orange Juice . The Pains of Being Pure at Heart . The Pastels . Pixies . Pulp . Ramones . The Shins . The Shop Assistants . Shrag . Simon & Garfunkel . The Slits . Slow Club . Patti Smith . The Smiths . Sweet Baboo . Talking Heads . Talulah Gosh . Television . The Vaselines . The Velvet Underground . Veronica Falls . Wire

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FIRESTATIONS GIG NIGHT ON FRI 12TH JAN. Scared To Dance and For The Rabbits presents Firestations and The Great Electric on Friday 12th January at The Victoria.