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saline

1. of, concerned with, consisting of, or containing common salt
2. Med of or relating to a saline
3. of, concerned with, consisting of, or containing any chemical salt, esp a metallic salt resembling sodium chloride
4. Med an isotonic solution of sodium chloride in distilled water
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Fig 4 shows the calculated germination rate for NaCl + Ca[Cl.sub.2] solution, natural saline water and saline soil.
'Highly saline underground waters are often the only water available to miners in inland Australia,' says Dr Aral.
Control prawns were injected with 20 [micro]L sterile saline. On the 2hd day, both AX-injected and challenged control groups were injected with 20 ~L bacterial suspension (1 x [10.sup.9] cfu/mL).
Saline instillation into the endotracheal or tracheostomy tube prior to ETS is commonly used as it is thought to help loosen mucus from the tracheal wall so that more can be removed during the suctioning procedure.
The antibacterial properties of hypertonic saline are under review.
You put a saline [implant] in the other hand and, sure enough, 99% of patients say, 'I've got to get that silicone gel,' " the surgeon said.
The researchers point out that water appears dark and tissue light on a sonogram, and thus polyps or tumours look bright in comparison with the surrounding saline solution.
They each received a banner sponsored by Saline County Farm Bureau and Adrienne received a plaque created by Tim Arnold.
The two-day exhibition will continue on Sunday where farmers cultivating crops on saline water will share their experiences, while Commissioner Mirpurkhas, District Council Chairman and MPA Qasim Siraj Soomro will be the key speakers.
In view of increasing world population and the decrease in agricultural land area, appropriate use of saline soils is very important (Saeed et al., 2012).
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock and Saline Health System said Tuesday that they would partner to address a nursing shortage in Saline County.
MONDAY, July 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The addition of budesonide to a saline nasal lavage for the treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis provides clinically meaningful benefits, according to a study published online June 7 in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.