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Dy,

symbol for the element dysprosiumdysprosium
[Gr.,=hard to get at], metallic chemical element; symbol Dy; at. no. 66; at. wt. 162.500; m.p. 1,412°C;; b.p. 2,562°C;; sp. gr. 8.54 at 25°C;; valence+3. Dysprosium is a lustrous silvery metal; it is very soft and can be cut with a knife.
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Whether employing teachers, cooks, recreation officers, substance abuse counselors or maintenance workers, DYS is firmly committed at every level to the understanding that in its programs, "Everything is treatment; do no harm.
During the next decade, DYS developed a distinctive new approach to juvenile corrections--relying on group process and personal development, rather than punishment and isolation, as the best medicine for delinquent teens.
More troubling is the fact that the DYS regional director would not commit to excluding sex offenders from the property.
The DYS assay was able to achieve the same sensitivity, although [C.
5%) had less 10 ml (mild, mean DYS Inter PAP Sys: 19[+ or -]16 msn), 15 patients (27%) had 10-20 ml (mild-moderate, mean DYS Inter PAP Sys: 36[+ or -]23 msn), 18 patients (33%) had 20-40 ml (moderate-severe, mean DYS Inter PAP Sys: 40[+ or -]29 msn), and 5 patients (9%) had 40 ml or more (severe, mean DYS Inter PAP Sys: 70[+ or -]38 msn) functional MR.
DYS, IS, and AC (Figure), and as observed previously [26], individuals classified into the AC subgroup were significantly younger and had been injured significantly longer than individuals classified as either DYS or IS (p < 0.
He likes to remind DYS staff members and the families that come before the court: `We are not going to punish our youth into success.
Another 2003 recidivism report compiled by the DYS found that 70 percent of the youths released in 1999 were not recommitted to a correctional program within three years.
On the composite DYS scale, the mean score for seventh graders (M = 5.
Miller had been appointed the first commissioner of DYS by progressive Republican Governor Francis W.