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white coat

[′wīt ‚kōt]
(building construction)
The finishing coat in plastering.

finish coat, fining coat, finishing coat, setting coat, skimming coat, white coat

The final or last coat of plaster, which provides a decorative surface or a base for decoration, usually about to 3/32 in. (1.6 to 2.4 mm) thick.

white coat

A gauged lime-putty, troweled, plaster finish coat.
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The length of the white coat also creates an obvious hierarchy within the medical profession, with students relegated to wearing short white coats rather than knee-length white coats worn by most physicians.
Javaid Sheikh, Dean of WCMC-Q, said the White Coat Ceremony was of great significance.
It is an honor to work closely with healthcare software professionals who are committed to implementing our proven e-prescribing best practices and who worked hard to earn the White Coat of Quality distinction,” said Ajit Dhavle, Pharm.
Rupp, who is a past president of SHEA, said that however, it is unknown whether white coats and neck ties play any real role in transmission of infection.
The team then confirmed that the SLC45A2 mutation results in a white coat by scrutinizing 130 other unrelated tigers, both orange and white.
In our study the most preferred male and female attire was a white coat and mask (26.
Sheikh assisted each student in putting on a white coat, marking the passage into the medical community.
A NEW look was unveiled for hospital staff yesterday - but the doctor's white coat will no longer be seen on the wards.
Ajman's Gulf Medical University yesterday held a White Coat Ceremony for its new batch of MBBS and BPT students.
The would-be thief - who donned a doctor's white coat - is said to have attempted to steal drugs as he roamed the hospital for several hours before eventually being confronted.
The reason for the white coat ban is to ensure thorough hand washing and use of the alcohol hand gels.
Mr Browne also told Ms Rothery during a management meeting a new white coat she was sporting "would be hard to keep clean".