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Pathol (of menstrual bleeding) occurring at an abnormal site
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Corkery's doctoral dissertation attends to both vicarious representation and its correlative theme, pro-existence (see Corkery, "The Relationship between Human Existence and Christian Salvation in the Theology of Joseph Ratzinger" (STD dissertation, The Catholic University of America, 1991) 171-82, 109-17 (pro-existence).
The vicarious liability doctrine, in the context of the ESA, allows for the imposition of liability on a state or local government for a less direct form of take: when its policies authorize others to harm endangered species.
The $40 million investment was the second major fund in Vicarious FPC, an artificial intelligence firm founded by George and Scott Phoenix.
An artificial-intelligence company called Vicarious says its technology can solve numerous types of Captchas more than 90 percent of the time.
An Invitation to a Vicarious Adventure through Abraham's Journey of Faith
Counselors are exposed to traumatic material through primary, secondary, and vicarious means due to their status as both community member and mental health provider.
Both Bob and I, as his supervisor, had failed the first test of awareness of burnout or vicarious trauma.
23 ( ANI ): Abusive bosses who target employees with ridicule not only have a bad effect on them but negatively impact the work environment for their co-workers, who suffer from "second-hand" or vicarious abusive supervision, a new study has claimed.
Abusive bosses who target employees with ridicule, public criticism and the silent treatment not only have a detrimental effect on the employees they bully, but they have a negative impact on the work environment for the coworkers of these employees who suffer from "second-hand" or vicarious abusive supervision, according to new research from the University of New Hampshire.
Vicarious Traumatization, Spirituality, and the Treatment of Sexual Abuse Survivors: A National Survey of Women Psychotherapists
The AOP has now extended its insurance cover to offer vicarious medical malpractice insurance for lay practice owners.
Private plaintiffs have not typically prevailed in this attempt to impose vicarious liability based on basic agency theory, because the mortgage broker is generally an agent of the borrower and not an agent of the lender.