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study

1. a drawing, sculpture, etc., executed for practice or in preparation for another work
2. a musical composition intended to develop one aspect of performing technique
3. Theatre a person who memorizes a part in the manner specified

study

A drawing executed as an educational exercise, produced as a preliminary to a final work or made record observations.
See also: Design drawing

study

1. A room or alcove of a house or apartment used primarily as a place for reading, writing, and study. It often embodies the features of a private office and private library.
2. A preliminary sketch or drawing to facilitate the development of a design.
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This climate of mistrust has been fueled by reports of negative study results being withheld by industry as well as falsified data being presented by academic investigators, thus questioning the validity of support for drugs and devices.
I don't prescribe it for women over 65 because of the negative study data, but I do have patients who started earlier and have been on it for 25 to 30 years.
Even if his statement was supported by a negative study, it relates to emissions and not concentrations.
On the downside pharmaceutical stock GlaxoSmithKline remained under pressure falling 27p to 1307p as investors continued to fret over the recent negative study relating to diabetic drug Avandia.
One study that did not show diuretic activity used the root and another negative study administered the preparation intraperitoneally.
Practicing clinicians should use power to determine the impact of a negative study.
The diverticulum was clearly obscured by the tracer concentration in the bladder, leading to a negative study.
The results of a negative study may provide useful information concerning other areas within the business unit.
It is important to note that immunoreactivity for Epstein-Barr virus is helpful in establishing a diagnosis of PTLD, but a negative study does not exclude the presence of PTLD.
and a negative study appeared in March in the Journal of the American Medical Association, where magnets were found to not be beneficial in treatment of chronic low-back pain,'' he said.
The one negative study used doses that might have been too low to be effective.
I think some people don't have the confidence because even one negative study could have a bad impact.