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  • 1 Sudden infant death syndrome — Classification and external resources ICD 10 R95 ICD 9 798.0 …

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  • 2 Discharge — in the context to expel or to let go may refer to: A military discharge, issued when a member of the armed forces is released from service Termination of employment, the end of an employee s duration with an employer A patient discharge, the… …

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  • 3 Sudden Brook — Infobox River river name = Sudden Brook caption = origin = Royton mouth = River Roch, Sudden basin countries = England length = elevation = mouth elevation = discharge = watershed =Sudden Brook is a watercourse in Greater Manchester and a… …

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  • 4 discharge — electric current electric current, electrical current electrical current, the movement of electrically charged particles, atoms, or ions, through solids, liquids, gases, or free space; the term is usually used of relatively smooth movements of… …

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  • 5 abrupt discharge — sudden discharge (of liquid or gas); sudden brief exclamation (particularly prayer or short religious utterance) …

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  • 6 Electrostatic discharge — (ESD) is the sudden and momentary electric current that flows between two objects at different electrical potentials. The term is usually used in the electronics and other industries to describe momentary unwanted currents that may cause damage… …

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  • 7 Accidental discharge — is the event of a firearm discharging (firing) at a time not intended by the user. Perhaps most commonly, accidental discharges (sometimes called ADs by military and police personnel and referred to as negligent discharges by several armies)… …

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  • 8 disruptive discharge — noun : a discharge through an insulating material subjected to an electrostatic stress with an accompanying breaking down or rupture of the material * * * Elect. the sudden, large increase in current through an insulating medium resulting from… …

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  • 9 Charge and discharge — Charge Charge, n. [F. charge, fr. charger to load. See {Charge}, v. t., and cf. {Cargo}, {Caricature}.] 1. A load or burder laid upon a person or thing. [1913 Webster] 2. A person or thing commited or intrusted to the care, custody, or management …

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  • 10 disruptive discharge — n. a sudden and large increase in electric current through an insulating medium, caused by failure of the medium under stress …

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  • 11 disruptive discharge — Elect. the sudden, large increase in current through an insulating medium resulting from complete failure of the medium under electrostatic stress. * * * …

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  • 12 disruptive discharge — /dɪsˌrʌptɪv ˈdɪstʃadʒ/ (say dis.ruptiv dischahj) noun the sudden and large increase in current through an insulating medium due to complete failure of the medium under electrostatic stress …

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  • 13 Basidium — A basidium (pl., basidia) is a microscopic, spore producing structure found on the hymenophore of fruiting bodies of basidiomycete fungi. The presence of basidia is one of the main characteristic features of the Basidiomycota. A basidium usually… …

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  • 14 Sahara — Saharan, Saharian, adj. /seuh har euh, hair euh, hahr euh/, n. 1. a desert in N Africa, extending from the Atlantic to the Nile valley. ab. 3,500,000 sq. mi. (9,065,000 sq. km). 2. any arid waste. * * * Largest desert in the world, encompassing… …

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  • 15 electric — adj. & n. adj. 1 of, worked by, or charged with electricity; producing or capable of generating electricity. 2 causing or charged with sudden and dramatic excitement (the news had an electric effect; the atmosphere was electric). n. 1 an electric …

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  • 16 Dust explosion — A dust explosion is the fast combustion of dust particles suspended in the air in an enclosed location. Coal dust explosions are a frequent hazard in underground coal mines, but dust explosions can occur where any powdered combustible material is …

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  • 17 bioelectricity — bi·o·e·lec·tric·i·ty (bī ō ĭ lĕk trĭsʹĭ tē, ē lĕk ) n. An electric current that is generated by living tissue, such as nerve and muscle. * * * ▪ biology       electric potentials and currents produced by or occurring within living organisms.… …

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  • 18 Crepitus — Crep i*tus (kr?p ? t?s), n. [L., fr. crepare to crack.] (Med.) (a) The noise produced by a sudden discharge of wind from the bowels. (b) Same as {Crepitation}, 2. [1913 Webster] || …

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  • 19 Pyramids of Mars — For the pyramid shaped structures on the planet Mars, see Cydonia Mensae. For the Dudley Simpson soundtrack, see Doctor Who Pyramids of Mars. 082 – Pyramids of Mars Doctor Who serial …

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  • 20 Boiler explosion — Boiler explosions are catastrophic failures of boilers. As seen today, boiler explosions are of two kinds. One kind is over pressure in the pressure parts of the steam and water sides. The second kind is explosion in the furnace. Boiler… …

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