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augmentation

The difference at a particular time between the topocentric and geocentric semidiameter of a celestial body. See also diurnal libration.

augmentation

[‚ȯg·mən′tā·shən]
(astronomy)
The apparent increase in the semidiameter of a celestial body, as observed from the earth, as the body's altitude (angular distance above the horizon) increases, due to the reduced distance from the observer; used principally in reference to the moon.
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Female bodybuilders often seek breast augmentation to enhance their appearance, particularly during competition.
Breast augmentation is likely to continue to help many professional and amateur female bodybuilders achieve their competitive goals.
In addition to AquaLipo Liposuction, QuickTuck[TM] Abdominoplasty and the QuickBreast[TM] Augmentation other procedures available at NuBody Concepts include: Brazilian Butt Lifts (Butt Augmentation) one of their newest procedures, NaturalFill for the hands, face, breasts and neck, DOT Therapy and BOTOX for the face, laser hair removal, WaveSculpt, hormone replacement therapy, and Neograft hair transplant.
One of NuBody Concepts newest body contouring procedures is the Brazilian Butt Lift, a form of butt augmentation.
Response in meta-analyses of direct comparisons between each pair of augmentations Pair Direct comparisoRR (responders/total) OR 95% CI 1 Li TCAs 12/48 v.
For those patients who do not reach remission after the first adequate antidepressant trial, several so-called second-step strategies have been proposed, such as: (i) augmentation therapy, (ii) increasing antidepressant dose, (iii) switching to a different class of antidepressant, (iv) combining two antidepressants.
Augmentation cystoplasty was first described by Mikulicz nearly a century ago.
To protect the storage function of the bladder, the standard treatment for these patients is augmentation of the bladder using bowel segments.
Heinrich Leads in Breast Augmentation With Autologous Stem Cells
Heinrich, who with his team is researching ways of refining breast augmentation with autologous stem cells.
In addition to breast augmentations NuBody Concepts also offers AquaLipo Liposuction, WaveSculpt, NaturalFill, Botox, DOT Therapy and Laser Hair Removal.
There is no need to suffer for beauty's sake, thanks to Mommy Makeovers, rapid recovery breast augmentation and more by Dr.

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