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incision

1. a cut made with a knife during a surgical operation
2. any indentation in an incised leaf

incision

[in′sizh·ən]
(medicine)
A cut or wound of the body tissue, as an abdominal incision or a vertical or oblique incision.
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Last year, the LRI coordinated a planting day between the two communities of Kfar Zabad and Anjar in the Bek.
Distinguished by an extraordinary openness to the unexpected, the LRI nurtures risk-taking to pursue true innovation," said President and CEO Margaret Dowd.
LRI will complete the real estate portion of each transaction (some of which are already operating as adult day centers) once an agreement on terms and conditions has been reached with the sellers of an individual property.
Congress heard and responded to requests from the LRI and many organizations to bolster our nation's investment in biomedical research," noted Ms.
The world's largest private grants in novel lupus research, the LRI Distinguished Innovator Awards support major studies for up to $1 million that can advance the search for prevention, treatment and a cure.
All LRI research grants are reviewed through peer-review and grant selection process co-chaired by Dr.
A spokesman for Walsgrave stressed that Dr Holton was at no time employed by Walsgrave Hospital and that anyone concerned should call the LRI.
The effect of the bill would be to allow Blachly-based LRI to resume having people work at home assembling LRI's Photon Micro-Light.
At the end of the study period, the children's inpatient and outpatient charts kept at the community health center were reviewed, and doctors' diagnoses or reporting of characteristic clinical signs of URI (common cold, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, or otitis media) and LRI (croup, bronchitis, bronchiolitis, or pneumonia) were noted.
Winrock acquired the acreage for $600,000 in April 1994 through Whitbeck's LRI Inc.
LRI needed several supplemental cash infusions from the investors during this period in addition to initial capital investments.
Earlier in the year, the OIG offered a preliminary estimate that an LRI would save the Government $100 million a year in administrative expenses alone.