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rub

1. Bowls an uneven patch in the green
2. 
a. Golf an incident of accidental interference with the ball
b. Informal a piece of good or bad luck
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Considering the left pleural friction rub and parameters of inflammation, the diagnosis of pleuritis sicca was also affirmed.
A pleural friction rub, indicating an underlying inflammatory process, can sometimes be heard.