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exposed

Mountaineering (of a climb, pitch, or move) performed on a high, sheer, and unsheltered rock face

exposed

1. Said of an electrically live part which can be touched or approached nearer than a safe distance by a person; not suitably guarded, isolated, or insulated.
2. Said of a system (such as gas piping or electrical wiring) which is visible in the finished structure.
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Compared with children not exposed to tobacco smoke prenatally and at 4 months, children exposed to only maternal past smoking during pregnancy had a 26 percent increased relative risk of hearing impairment and children exposed to only second-hand smoke at 4 months had a 30 percent increased relative risk.
Essentially an American abroad story, "Amsterdam Exposed" is also a love story; an uplifting tragedy; and full of humor from beginning to end.
Interestingly, exposed database also contained information where exactly in the car the tracking unit was hidden," Kromtech researcher Bob Diachenko said in a blog.
Results: Adults exposed to natural disaster like flood scored significantly higher on well-being as compared to adults exposed to man-made disaster like terrorism and suicide bombing.
CHILDREN exposed to cigarette smoke passively, damage their DNA, a study has revealed.
Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) report RAMALLAH, December 6, 2011 (WAFA) - About half of the Palestinian households were directly exposed to violence by occupation forces and settlers before July 2010, the highest in Gaza Strip, 49.1% compared to 47.8% in the West Bank.
Under Japanese law, nuclear workers cannot be exposed to more than 250 millisieverts per year in an emergency situation.
The entrance opens into the main bar and waiting area with exposed wooden floorboards and aspects onto Hallgarth Street.
PHILADELPHIA -- Sumatriptan and naratriptan do not appear to significantly raise the risk of major congenital malformations in fetuses that are exposed to the drugs in utero, according to the latest analysis of an international pregnancy registry.
Established in 1996, the GlaxoSmithKline registry has accumulated data on 849 pregnancies exposed to the drugs.
Summary: United Corrosion Technologies (UCT), a provider of corrosion engineering services and solutions today announced the launch of a new range of innovative products that safeguard against the financial and structural threat of corrosion of exposed steel rebar.
In the study, those children exposed to valproate early in pregnancy were at a sevenfold greater risk of developing autism spectrum disorder (ASD), compared with children whose mothers did not have epilepsy, reported investigators from the Liverpool and Manchester Neurodevelopment Study Group, England (Neurology 2008; 71: 1923-4).