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triage

[trē′äzh]
(medicine)
The process of determining which casualties (as from an accident, disaster, military battle, or explosion of nuclear weapons) need urgent treatment, which ones are well enough to go untreated, and which ones are beyond hope of benefit from treatment.

Triage

 

in medieval France the right and custom of lords to allot to themselves a portion of the common lands, usually one-third. Triage, widely practiced in the 18th century, was abolished by the French Revolution.

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Research on any High Priority Corridor will lead the reader into a hairball of studies, alliances, pricing programs, transportation acts, administration agencies, reports, committees, partnerships, and on and on, all designed, we believe, to obscure the real agenda.
Our goal is still to see that as many high priority people get vaccinated as possible," he said in a statement.
The ultimate goal and a high priority for the NHGRI's sequencing technology development efforts, as exemplified in these two RFAs, continues to be de novo, assembled sequence.
If not, management should give its creation high priority.
The survey participants are acutely aware that dividends are a component of the returns that investors are seeking, and they place a high priority on satisfying this requirement.
The ultimate goal and a high priority for the National Human Genome Research Institute's (NHGRI) sequencing technology development efforts, as exemplified in these two RFAs, continues to be de novo, assembled sequence.
The report suggests that re-establishing environmental quality should receive a high priority from government and private industry.