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(west),
John B., 20th-century Australian-U.S. pulmonary physiologist.

West

(west),
Charles, English physician, 1816-1898. See: West syndrome.

WEST

Abbreviation for:
Western European Stent Trial
Winter and Emergency Services Team
Women's Estrogen for Stroke Trial

WEST

Weinstein enhanced sensory test Neurology A nerve testing format used to evaluate tactile sensation, using a pocket-sized device with calibrated nylon filaments which deliver specified force to the skin
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Easily for the next decade, India has vast development potential that is just beginning to be realized," said Suprio Ghosh, managing director for Benjamin West India.
In 2011, Benjamin West worked on projects in 23 countries on four continents.
The donated painting was likely based on William Woollett's highly popular 1776 engraving of the Benjamin West original.
We recommended Benjamin West because they demonstrated that they have the size, global resources and proven procurement capability to successfully execute this massive project.
Instead, he was drawn towards the visual arts, perhaps aware that the 18th-century painter Benjamin West was an ancestor through his mother.
May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials of Benjamin West, one of the hotel industry's largest purchasing firms, today announced that it has launched a new division to procure operating supplies and equipment (OS&E).
Benjamin West was a painter more than a poet, but he knew what would make the subject of a good verse.
At the time to which the following extract refers, he was spending a few days at Windsor with his friend Benjamin West, the artist.
29 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials of Benjamin West, one of the hotel industry's largest purchasing firms, today announced that it has opened offices in Honolulu, Hawaii and London, England, in a move that will allow the firm to provide global purchasing services and introduce a more sophisticated purchasing model to the international hotel industry.
No wonder Benjamin West pronounced the house to be 'the finest specimen of true taste that is to be found either in England or France'.
Officials of Benjamin West, one of the hotel industry's largest global purchasing firms for furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) and operating services and equipment (OS&E), today announced that it has completed FF&E purchasing services on its landmark 500th Marriott-branded property with the anticipated completion of the multi-million dollar refurbishment of the JW Marriott Desert Springs in Palm Desert, Calif.