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I,

9th letter of the alphabetalphabet
[Gr. alpha-beta, like Eng. ABC], system of writing, theoretically having a one-for-one relation between character (or letter) and phoneme (see phonetics). Few alphabets have achieved the ideal exactness.
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. This vowel can be pronounced with a short vowel sound, as the ĭ in sit, or with a long vowel sound, like the ī in ride. The Greek correspondent is iota. J is a formal development from I. English is pronounced as a diphthong of ä and y. In chemistry I is the symbol of the element iodineiodine
[Gr.,=violet], nonmetallic chemical element; symbol I; at. no. 53; at. wt. 126.90447; m.p. 113.5°C;; b.p. 184.35°C;; sp. gr. 4.93 at 20°C;; valence −1, +1, +3, +5, or +7.
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i

(1) A prefix for technical terms that may connote Apple's iDevices (see definition #3 below), the Internet or information.

(2) See IBM i.

(3) A brand prefix on Apple's mobile products (iPod, iPhone, iPad), as well as third-party accessories; for example, Apple docks are called "i-docks." Sometimes, the "i" is used creatively such as "i-whatever" when referring to Apple devices. See iDevice.


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"i" Products
iWalk and iLuv products are Apple-certified accessories. iClean is Monster Cable's brand of screen cleaner, and iHome speakers and earphones are made by SDI Technologies. For more information, visit www.iwalk.net, www.iluv.com, www.monstercable.com and www.ihomeaudio.com.


"i" Products
iWalk and iLuv products are Apple-certified accessories. iClean is Monster Cable's brand of screen cleaner, and iHome speakers and earphones are made by SDI Technologies. For more information, visit www.iwalk.net, www.iluv.com, www.monstercable.com and www.ihomeaudio.com.
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The nature of the degree of excision or damage on the clitoris to be given the local name as a "form" of clitoridectomy.
137) Of the 290 respondents in this study, 88 percent had pharaonic circumcision or excision while the rest were circumcised with clitoridectomy (6.
feminists for making practices like veiling and clitoridectomy their
If not, then the BIA's decision also casts doubt on whether it would treat Type I FGM, "mere" clitoridectomy, as persecution.
We need only consider the perhaps over-emphasised case of Isaac Baker-Brown and the disastrous (for him) consequences of his practice of clitoridectomy, to see that the Victorian medical profession (and society in general) did not want to go there, in all senses of the phrase.
However, they found that these feminist reinterpretations seemed to have had little effect on dominant anatomy images, and suggest that what influence they had could be characterized as a backlash of deletion--a "visual clitoridectomy after a few decades of minimal inclusion" (1995, p.
It should be noted that infibulation cannot be the specific focus of Wangila's book, for the simple reason that the kind of circumcision that is commonly practiced in Kenya is clitoridectomy, sometimes termed clitorectomy, which is a far milder form of mutilation.
Even in contemporary times, rituals that involve either self-flagellation and intentional bloodletting or beatings by others is common in Muslim ceremonies; Hindus and Buddhists pierce the face and body during certain rites, and often burn the top of the head; and in Africa and Australia, indigenous people sometimes use genital mutilation on boys and girls that is intentionally painful, including circumcision, subincision, clitoridectomy, or infibulation.
In 2006, as part of an undergraduate senior honors thesis on female circumcision, I lived in a village in southwest Kenya where partial clitoridectomy is widespread and yet highly contested.
The last thing I want to do is insult them, so I often tried to find more neutral language, or to just describe the phenomenon clinically, as clitoridectomy or infibulation.
Type I is clitoridectomy, in which all or part of the clitoris is removed.