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cure

1. a return to health, esp after specific treatment
2. any course of medical therapy, esp one proved effective in combating a disease
3. the spiritual and pastoral charge of a parish

cure

[kyu̇r]
(chemistry)
To change the properties of a resin material by chemical polycondensation or addition reactions.
(chemical engineering)
(engineering)
A process by which concrete is kept moist for its first week or month to provide enough water for the cement to harden. Also known as mature.

cure

1. To change the physical properties of an adhesive or sealant by chemical reaction, which may be condensation, polymerization, or vulcanization; usually accomplished by the action of heat and catalyst, alone or in combination, with or without pressure.
2. For concrete, see curing.
3. To provide conditions conducive to the hydration process of stucco or portland cement.
4. To provide a sufficient quantity of water and to maintain the proper temperature within a plaster to ensure cement hydration.
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Curative Medical will continue to support its products through its existing sales team and distribution network.
There is significant underutilization of potentially curative therapy, even among those with favorable clinical features," said Dr.
14) In considering whether to use HAART during the period of EPOCH therapy, we were concerned that overlapping toxicities and unpredictable pharmacokinetic interactions could lead to impaired curative potential of the EPOCH regimen.
Yalom describes curative factors as an intricate interplay of various guided human experiences.
A partnership has several options in utilizing curative allocations as long as the method chosen is consistent with respect to each item of contributed property from year to year.
PROCEDURAL ERROR LAWYER ( RAJU RAMACHANDRAN): There is a procedural error in the listing of the dismissed curative petition which was pointed out by Justice Kurian Joseph as judges who heard the review plea were not part of the bench which heard the curative petition.
Offers a variety of amine and polyol-based curative and chain extenders for elastomers.
TORONTO -- PET scanning can be used to select patients with recurrent colorectal cancer for whom resection surgery would be curative.
1245-1(e)(2)(ii)(C)(2) provides that curative and remedial allocations generally reduce the contributing partner's share of depreciation or amortization and increase the noncontributing partners' shares of depreciation or amortization.
Importantly, in that trial, the safety profile of first-generation AGS-003 compared favorably to conventional chemotherapeutic agents and to high dose IL-2, which is currently the only curative drug for advanced kidney cancer.
The entire case took a fresh twist as the two judges -- Justice Anil R Dave and Justice Kurian Joseph, hearing Memon's petition questioning the validity of death warrant issued by the TADA court in Maharashtra, took divergent views during the hearing after which it asked Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi who represented the Maharashtra government to clarify on Tuesday the rules relating to curative petitions.
February 1 Low molecular weight heparin for curative purposes 2 inj / Day 6000 IU or equivalent18.