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study

1. a drawing, sculpture, etc., executed for practice or in preparation for another work
2. a musical composition intended to develop one aspect of performing technique
3. Theatre a person who memorizes a part in the manner specified

study

A drawing executed as an educational exercise, produced as a preliminary to a final work or made record observations.
See also: Design drawing

study

1. A room or alcove of a house or apartment used primarily as a place for reading, writing, and study. It often embodies the features of a private office and private library.
2. A preliminary sketch or drawing to facilitate the development of a design.
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The presence or absence of TP was examined by clinical examination and study casts were made for its evaluation.
8 SN- Maxillary second premolar long axis (de-grees) Study cast Measurements (60)
Cephalometric radiographs and study cast were taken at the following times:
AP) -- While both college debt and the "boomerang" phenomenon are growing, a new study casts doubt on the notion that staggering student loans are driving young adults back to their parents' doorsteps.
Material and Methods: On the basis of inclusion criteria; 107 good quality study casts out of 150 patients were selected.
The study casts new light on the hidden inhibitors of organisational innovativeness and helps understand the limited involvement of some corporate managers, which translates into low levels of corporate intrapreneurship.
The first book is perhaps most useful, because few readers know the history she uncovers, whereas most will recognize that her study casts minimal new light on the texts she writes about, usually just reinforcing what has long been thought.
11, 2014, article by New York Times reporter Gina Kolata, "Vast study casts doubts on value of mammograms":
An international study casts doubt on the leading theory of what causes ice ages around the world, which holds that changes in the way the Earth orbits the sun were responsible.

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