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demented

Yet another term of disgust used to describe a program. The connotation in this case is that the program works as designed, but the design is bad. Said, for example, of a program that generates large numbers of meaningless error messages, implying that it is on the brink of imminent collapse.
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According to Mary DeMent, owner of Giovanni Food Company, Inc.
Ushers were Seth Dement and Tanner Dement of Hamilton, Dave Edwards of Columbus and Ben Edwards of Flowood.
Dement had spent more time on the correlation between sleep disturbance and depressive and anxiety disorders.
Dement, a pioneer sleep researcher, takes the reader through four parts, 20 well-organized chapters and an appendix that lists AASM's accredited sleep centers and laboratories.
The stylized shadow play gives Jutra an elusive presence that intersects fluidly with other visuals, including rare clips from Le Dement du lac Jean--Jeunes and recently discovered home movies, much of them in colour, Jutra took of himself and his family.
Judge DeMent ordered public school officials to stop promoting religion but allowed individual students broad freedom to practice their faith," said Green.
IRIS DEMENT Sing The Delta There's no surer nor sweeter or more undervalued series of American records than those by Arkansas angel Iris Dement.
William Dement, founder of the world's first sleep disorders center at Stanford University and a leading authority on sleep medicine, spoke to Amgen employees in a wellness seminar hosted at their South San Francisco campus on June 18.
Dement refers to as "sleep debt," the third mate twice failed to heed warnings before he noticed, too late, that the autopilot had prevented his course correction from taking effect.
District Judge Ira DeMent ordering an end to school-sanctioned religious activities in DeKalb County.
Panelists included Melanie DeMent, NCTM, C, Lawler Rogers, Martin Lassman, Elayne Soltz Penn, NCTM, and Joanne Ward.
For more information, contact: Suzie DeMent, Alcon (817) 551-4950, suzie.