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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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At the same time, more colleges and universities are offering a separate degree in International Studies. International Studies is usually housed in Departments of Political Science because of the primacy of international politics in this curriculum, but it is often considered to be an interdisciplinary major featuring significant coursework in language, history, and economics, among others.
But linguistic studies show that children who begin learning a second language before adolescence exhibit more native-like pronunciation and are more likely to become fluent speakers.
The two appeared to relieve arthritis symptoms in some earlier studies, and both are relatively inexpensive and seem to be safer than prescription and over-the-counter pain relievers.
Using a multiple-case studies method, Zach studied the information-seeking behavior of orchestra and museum administrators.
It is anticipated that applications submitted in response to this PAR will focus on clinical studies. Basic laboratory research, studies of laboratory animals, or clinical hematology studies are not appropriate for this program announcement.
The course has been taught here in the Ethnic Studies department of California State University-East Bay (formerly CSU-Hay-ward) since the mid-'80s, with Baham taking over as professor in 2000.
In the process, the NAS/NRC panel spent significant time and resources reviewing 10 other studies dated from 1994 to 2000 that had addressed many of the same or similar issues relating to what actions DoD or an element of DoD (e.g., one of the Services) should take to get its M & S house in order.
We identified 66 studies with interpretable data, of which 16 reported 20 microbiologic outcomes: gram-negative resistant bacteria, 10 studies; Clostridium difficile--associated diarrhea, 5 studies; vancomycin-resistant enterococci, 3 studies; and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, 2 studies.
Odum's Folklore Odyssey: Transformation to Tolerance through African American Folk Studies. Athens: U of Georgia P, 2004.
Doctors do prescribe remedies based upon what they read, but most of the information they obtain could scarcely be described as "unbiased." Nowadays, the articles upon which doctors base their decisions are likely to have been written by someone who has financial ties to the company that created the drug or device in the first place, or to have been based upon studies that were manipulated by the people who ran them--meaning that the "best information available" is either misleading or an outright lie.
It also sowed the seeds for the establishment in 2002 of a new academic program: African American and Black Diaspora Studies.
Cost segregation studies, a well utilized technique to accelerate depreciation deductions on real estate since 1999, have gone through many changes over the past years.

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