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bole

2, bolus
a moderate reddish-brown colour

bolus

[′bō·ləs]
(geology)
(pharmacology)
A pill of large size.
(physiology)
The mass of food prepared by the mouth for swallowing.
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Different bolus volumes at various temperature ranges have revealed that all nondisabled subjects could swallow the bolus volumes just above 20 mL of water with one try at cold, hot, and normal temperatures.
This analysis of 123 patients with advanced, heavily pretreated colorectal cancer, enrolled into a Sanofi-Synthelabo sponsored compassionate-use program with oxaliplatin with bolus 5-fluorouracil/leucovorin represents the first large scale US experience with this new generation platinum compound.
MacLaurin and Bolus are strong, but not even their family and best friends would claim that they stay silent for too many waking moments.
KEY WORDS: bioavailability, BPA, chronic exposure, deconvolution analysis, endocrine disruptor, food effect, oral bolus, pharmacokinetic analysis.
There's very solid evidence that giving the drug as a bolus, by whatever means--by the patient, the machine, or the anesthesiologist--is a more efficient technique.
Blood samples were taken by jugular venipuncture using 1% sodium heparin as anticoagulant at day 0 (prior to bolus administration) and at day 30, 60 and 90 in trial 1 or at day 45, 75 and 105 in trial 2.
He said Bolus accepted the request and expressed hope that bilateral relations would go on despite the incident.
Patients received either placebo or a bolus of eptifibatide followed by a 4- or 12-hour infusion of the study drug.
Cricket now has its own man who is prepared to blow up a few people in the comfort zone at Lord's, even though the authorities have done their best to play down the significance of a vote that brings in Brian Bolus to replace Sir Bob Bennett as chairman of the almportant England Management Advisory Committee.
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I have given the cows a bolus again this year," he said.