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stifle

the joint in the hind leg of a horse, dog, etc., between the femur and tibia
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Key words: femorotibiotarsal luxation, lateral suture, stifle, perching joint angle, avian, cockatoo, Cacatua alba
India's Banks Board Bureau chair, Vinod Rai, said the stressed assets should not be a reason to stifle lending in the nation.
The cranial cruciate ligament anchors the tibia to prevent it from moving forward in respect to the femur when the stifle undergoes pressure and movement.
His stifle might have come out, either leaving the gate or on the backside.
MISA said: "Democracy and the development of any country is dependent on critical thinking by individual citizens and think tanks engaging in research, and no measures should be enacted that will stifle, restrict or obstruct that.
h an ould Gunners officials wrapping up the deal did their best to stifle their laughter.
Gary Moss and Harry look to stifle Northwich They added to their tally with a third score on 50 minutes, before Andrew Riley replied after good work from Michael Lamb.
THE owner of a longstanding architectural firm has warned that a new Government bill to put power into the hands of communities may stifle growth and development at an already critical time in the economy.
by Kursha-Louise King DADS AND LADS There's a bond between dads and lads A bond not easily broken There's mostly love there too But mostly that's left unspoken Well he taught me many a thing Always be ready with a quip The drunken way that he'd sing The Sunday afternoon kip But girls I never brought in Cos he wouldn't let them draw breath They'd sit there listening to him As he chatted them half to death He laughed when I had my first shine Me nose all covered in foam But stopped and tried to act brave When my time came to leave him Well I learned how to stifle pain And how to stifle the tears But I'd have those days back again Me and dad, and a couple of beers by Andy Shaw, Rock Ferry
Veterinarians summarize the current understanding of the cruciate ligament rupture arthropathy to augment previous studies, which have focused on surgically treating the unstable stifle rather than the disease mechanisms.
Falling commodity prices, remittances, foreign direct investment, tourism and the freezing of global capital markets all combined to stifle the recent African boom," Standard & Poor's agency said in a statement.
Summary: The Dalai Lama marks his 50 years in exile by demanding meaningful autonomy for his Tibetan homeland, where Chinese authorities tightened security to stifle protests against their rule,confirms a member of Tibetan parliament-in-exile on Tuesday.