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symbol for the element mercurymercury
or quicksilver
[from the Roman god Mercury], metallic chemical element; symbol Hg [Lat. hydrargyrum=liquid silver]; at. no. 80; at. wt. 200.59; m.p. −38.842°C;; b.p. 356.58°C;; sp. gr. 13.55 at 20°C;; valence +1 or +2.
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A symbol used in electrocardiography for the longitudinal axis of the heart as projected on the frontal plane.
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The fit indices for the competing models of the HGS in both samples are shown in Table 2.
Correlations between MELD, MELD-Na and BMI, MAMC, and HGS are shown in Table 4.
For determining HGE, the subject was asked to maintain one third of HGS in sustained squeeze for as long as possible, and the time was to be noted.
With the knowledge we the financial backing of HGS we have the ability to go after them.
A repeated measures MANOVA was conducted to evaluate the interaction between peripheral muscle strength of the upper limb (HGS dominant and HGS non-dominant) and [MVO.sub.2] index before and after cardiac surgery.
We continue to draw upon HGS's expertise to build strong relationships with our consumers - this recognition is further proof that we are delivering engagement programs which place the customer at the heart of the business."
We then set ourselves he goal to create applications that helped HGS in becoming highly efficient.
The EDX spectrum of the HgS/PMMA nanocomposites Figure 6(C) reveals that the prepared nanocomposites are mainly composed of Hg and S, confirming the presence of HgS nanoparticles within the host PMMA matrix.
The UV-Vis absorption spectra (Figure 1) showed that the absorption peaks of analyzed ZnS, CdS, and HgS particles are at 288, 439, and 296 nm, respectively, a relative blue-shift to the band gap of the bulk, which are at 340, 515, and 563 nm, respectively [17, 18].
Human Genome Sciences (HGS) was not a company with normal ambitions.