cephalopelvic disproportion

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cephalopelvic disproportion

[¦sef·ə·lō¦pel·vik ‚dis·prə′pȯr·shən]
(medicine)
A condition in which the fetus is unable to pass safely through the pelvis during labor because of pelvic contraction, an unfavorable fetal position, or a large fetal head in relation to pelvic size. Abbreviated CPD.
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But let us advert to the large debt which we have ourselves contracted in a single war, and let us only calculate on a common share of the events which disturb the peace of nations, and we shall instantly perceive, without the aid of any elaborate illustration, that there must always be an immense disproportion between the objects of federal and state expenditures.
If we desert this boundary and content ourselves with leaving to the States an exclusive power of taxing houses and lands, there would still be a great disproportion between the MEANS and the END; the possession of one third of the resources of the community to supply, at most, one tenth of its wants.
For these two men on the tower were left alone with the most terrible aspect of Gothic; the monstrous foreshortening and disproportion, the dizzy perspectives, the glimpses of great things small and small things great; a topsy-turvydom of stone in the mid-air.
The soul which is in the soul of each, craving a perfect beatitude, detects incongruities, defects and disproportion in the behavior of the other.
Sterling by this time had two additional pupils; for though this gentleman's rise in the world was not of that meteor-like rapidity which the admirers of his extemporaneous eloquence had expected for a preacher whose voice demanded so wide a sphere, he had yet enough of growing prosperity to enable him to increase his expenditure in continued disproportion to his income.
To the Editor: Marfan syndrome (MFS) (MIM 154700) is a heritable disorder of connective tissue characterised by excessive height and limb length disproportion, together with ocular, cardiovascular and skeletal manifestations.
Facchetti told the club's website: "While the respect and the consideration I have for FIFA remains and always will remain, I wish to underline the disproportion for the penalty inflicted on Materazzi and the one inflicted on the French player or between the player who provoked a reaction and the one who reacted.
Such disproportion in the enjoyment of their human rights makes women more vulnerable to different forms of abuse and discrimination.
By switching to a CPI-linked system, committing to more frequent valuations and scrapping downward transition from 2017 for those businesses that have been hardest hit, any future Government could make huge strides towards redressing the imbalances in the system, and reducing an increasingly disproportion burden on growth and job-creating enterprise.
Cette disproportion revele, selon le conferencier, [beaucoup moins que] l'absence d'un programme agricole evolue et non mecanise [beaucoup plus grand que] bien que l'Algerie dispose de gros moyens par rapport a l'ensemble des pays africains et du bassin mediterraneen [beaucoup plus grand que].
Prices are expected to remain stable through 2015 because of the disproportion between the general level of per capita income and the price of real estate controlled by the real estate brokerage offices, as the prices of real estates, selling or renting, is still higher than the financial means of most citizens and is expected to remain stagnant to go with the average per capita income of the majority of population of the Sultanate.
Given that the Israeli forces conducted the recent Protective Edge Operation attack in clear disproportion of Palestinian forces and against mostly unarmed civilians --and that 478 children and hundreds of civilians were killed- what would Albert Einstein have said about it?