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An equipment failure in which moving parts stick or jam because of friction, pressure, or excessive temperature.
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Seizers with unknown etiology were present in 5.3% neonates.
While there may be unsavoury employers, local laws should be able to adequately prosecute the passport seizers, providers of inadequate salary and hazardous accommodation, while also providing security against employees running away.
Here, the evil eye (drstipata) is said to be employed by both demons of various sorts--female seizers (grahanis), mothers (matrs) and spirit beings (bhutas)--and by "injurious ones" (himsakas), i.e., male and female sorcerers or witches.
On clinical observation seizers were exhibited by the animal.
Besides it, their cognitive abilities are already subdued to lower functioning due to seizers (Pitkanen and Sutula, 2002).
As a result, the victim, who was 19-years-old at the time, suffered a stroke, several seizers, was in a coma for nearly two months and was left partially paralyzed.
Osh oblast governor Sooronbai Jeenbekov met with around 100 representatives of land seizers, who came to the oblast administration today.The governor said their actions are illegal and proposed to resolve this issue peacefully.The governor offered them to join the commission, which is set up at the governor's office, which is tasked to tackle this issue.