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rub

1. Bowls an uneven patch in the green
2. 
a. Golf an incident of accidental interference with the ball
b. Informal a piece of good or bad luck
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Considering the left pleural friction rub and parameters of inflammation, the diagnosis of pleuritis sicca was also affirmed.
At this level of fluid accumulation the therapist will often hear diminished breath sounds, with dullness to percussion, as well as reduced tactile and vocal fremitus and occasionally a pleural friction rub if inflammation is present.