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  • 81inactive — inactive, idle, inert, passive, supine mean not engaged in work or activity. Inactive is applicable to anyone or to anything that for any reason is not currently in action, in operation, in use, or at work {inactive machines} {delicate children… …

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  • 82su·pine — /ˈsuːˌpaın/ adj formal 1 : lying on your back with your face upward a supine position He was lying supine on the couch. compare ↑prone 2 disapproving : willing to be controlled by others …

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  • 83inactive — adjective Date: 1664 not active: as a. (1) sedentary (2) indolent, sluggish b. (1) being out of use (2) relating to or being members of the armed forces who are not performing or available for military duties (3) of a disease quiescent …

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  • 84prone — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin pronus bent forward, tending; akin to Latin pro forward more at for Date: 14th century 1. having a tendency or inclination ; being likely < prone to forget names > < accident prone > 2. a. having&#8230; …

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  • 85Hang gliding — Hang glider launching from Mount Tamalpais …

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  • 86Anatomical terms of location — Standard anatomical terms of location are employed in science which deal with the anatomy of animals to avoid ambiguities which might otherwise arise. They are not language specific, and thus require no translation. They are universal terms that&#8230; …

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  • 87Street luge — is an extreme gravity powered activity that involves riding a streetluge board (sometimes referred to as a sled) down a paved road or course. Street luge is also known as land luge or road luge. Like skateboarding, street luge is often done for&#8230; …

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  • 88Babywearing — is the practice of wearing or carrying a baby or child in a sling or other form of carrier. Babywearing is far from new and has been practised for centuries around the world. In the industrialized world babywearing has gained popularity, partly&#8230; …

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  • 89Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome — (often referred to as just postural tachycardia syndrome or POTS) is a condition of dysautonomia, and more specifically, orthostatic intolerance, in which a change from the supine position to an upright position causes an abnormally large&#8230; …

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  • 90Swedish grammar — Swedish is descended from Old Norse. Compared to its progenitor, Swedish grammar is much less characterized by inflection . Modern Swedish has two genders and no longer conjugates verbs based on person or number. Its nouns have lost the&#8230; …

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  • 91Peripheral vascular examination — In medicine, the peripheral vascular examination is a series of maneuvers to elicit signs of peripheral vascular pathology. It is performed as part of a physical examination, or when a patient presents with leg pain suggestive of a cardiovascular …

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  • 92List of bicycle types — This list gives an overview of different types of bicycles, categorized by function (racing, recreation, etc); number of riders (one, two, or more); by construction or frame type (upright, folding, etc); by gearing (single speed, derailleur gears …

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  • 93Pull-up (exercise) — A pull up is an upper body compound pulling exercise where the body is suspended by the arms, gripping something, and pulled up with muscular effort. As this happens, the wrists remain in neutral (straight, neither flexed or extended) position,&#8230; …

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  • 94Aortocaval compression syndrome — Aortocaval compression syndrome, is compression of the abdominal aorta and inferior vena cava by the gravid uterus when a pregnant woman lies on her back, i.e. in the supine position. It is a frequent cause of low maternal blood pressure&#8230; …

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  • 95Panchakarma — is the five different procedures described by the Ayurveda texts for purification of the body and is one of the two systems for treatment. One is to pacify the aggravated Doshas by using appropriate diet, natural herbs and minerals; and the other …

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  • 96Cerebellopontine angle syndrome — Classification and external resources ICD 9 191.6 Neoplasms of brain: Cerebellum NOS: Cerebellopontine angle The cerebellopontine angle is the anatomic space between the cerebellum and the pons. This is a common site for the growth of acoustic&#8230; …

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  • 97supinate — 1. To assume, or to be placed in, a supine (face upward) position. 2. To perform supination of the forearm or of the foot. [L. supino, pp. atus, to bend backwards, place on back, fr. supinus, supine] * * * su·pi·nate sü pə .nāt vb, nat·ed; …

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  • 98test — 1. To prove; to try a substance; to determine the chemical nature of a substance by means of reagents. 2. A method of examination, as to determine the presence or absence of a definite disease or of some substance in any of the fluids, tissues,&#8230; …

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  • 99supin — SUPÍN, supine, s.n. Mod nepersonal al unui verb, precedat în mod obligatoriu de una dintre prepoziţiile de , la etc., având aceeaşi formă ca participiul trecut, de care se deosebeşte prin aceea că nu este variabil. – Din lat. supinum, fr. supin.&#8230; …

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  • 100prone — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. inclined, disposed, likely, predisposed; recumbent, flat, prostrate, horizontal. See possibility. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Inclined] Syn. inclined, predisposed, apt; see likely 4 . 2. [Lying down] …

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