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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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high school students enrolled in a foreign language are studying Spanish (69 percent) or French (18 percent).
Melendez dreams of the day when academics will work to make sure that "young people of color know the importance of studying sexuality, that it's not just fun and games, but that it deals with really important issues that are of concern to many communities of color" such as HIV/AIDS, intimate partner violence, pregnancy and birth control, the rights of same-gender loving individuals, and sexual agency and the right to pleasurable experiences.
Studying with peers was listed only 9 times, or 4%.
Thus, one challenge in studying the characteristics of students with MD is lack of consensus on definition.
Clearly a model of how delay arises is useful in studying what is undoubtedly not a unitary phenomenon.
Calvin began studying keyboard at age 8 with Yamaha Music.
In addition, researchers are studying the mechanisms of mother-to-child HIV transmission and are devising interventions to reduce such transmission.
The advantage of studying through a consortium is that they offer specialized programs that individual universities cannot provide.
The Project is studying these differences to see if certain characteristics predispose individuals for criminal conduct.
At Congress's request, the General Accounting Office (GAO) is studying whether the act meets its objectives.
In studying food, researchers have a choice between using animals and humans.
However, the majority approximately 85 percent) of persons at the time of onset of their injury were relatively youthful and were employed or studying. An examination of the literature may provide an insight into the low rates of employment following the onset of injury.