bed charge

bed charge

[′bed ‚chärj]
(metallurgy)
The primary charge of fuel in a cupola to initiate the melting process.
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DOWNMARKET TABLOID SUPPORTS BED CHARGE BEDROOM tax victims hit out last night after the Sun newspaper came out in favour of the hated charge.
This is a repetitive process since the resulting inert gas atoms can undergo the same ionization and powder bed charge annihilation process over and over again.
The day may soon come when hospital operations and drugs are covered by one's NHS stamp, but there will be a daily bed charge and also a need to pay for all meals.
23 million has also taken from Zakat deserving patients in the account of bed charges.
The committee was informed that bed charges were taken from poor patients in a trust running on Zakat fund.
The data and materials collected included the general situation of the patients (such as age, gender, operations, payment modes, length of hospital stays, admission conditions, treatments, and follow-up situations) and medical costs information including total costs, bed charges, drug costs, treatment costs, examination costs, and other costs.
The range of measures announced in the Budget include a welcome freeze on prescription charges, emergency department fees and hospital bed charges.
Islanders claim the Royal Charter granted by King Robert III in 1584 clearly waives any sea bed charges imposed by the Crown.
The primary costs considered were the additional nursing and bed charges for the fourth day.
It has also been revealed the HSE has no emergency funds to cover a [euro]60million shortfall due to the delay in implementing new private bed charges.