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Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
L. S., U.S. researcher, b. 1920. See: Diamond TYM medium.

Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
Diabetes Mondiale. An international epidemiologic study of type 1 diabetes in children conducted from 1990–1999, which assessed 31,000 children in 53 countries
Conclusion The range of global variation in the incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes is larger than previously described and appears to follow ethnic and racial distribution

diamond,

n a crystalline carbon substance, the hardest natural substance known, used industrially and in dentistry for cutting and grinding.
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The Bortz Auto Collection was founded by Joseph Bortz who has saved over forty American concept cars of the 1950s through 2003 of all makes including the 1955 Chevrolet Biscayne SO-2249 show car (see attached).
We falter, contends Bortz, by succumbing to inactivity.
He later said that, after she got into his Suburban, Jones told him about her budding relationship with Bortz, who she said was planning on breaking up with his girlfriend.
We've had to make staffing adjustments," says Bortz, "mostly from housekeeping, dietary and maintenance rather than hands-on staff, and the executives are taking a hit, too.
They agreed with Bortz, who said the sex was consensual, Fox News reports.
Bortz commiserated with me, it's more difficult these days to establish such relationships, what with the double whammy of resident acuity and demanding regulations; running a modern nursing home is a business challenge fit for the most advanced of MBAs.
Such partnerships are needed, Bortz said, because affordable housing is not profitable, and in some regions of the country, no type of housing is profitable.
Presiding Judge Tetsuro So of the district court's Hamamatsu branch ordered the store owner to pay compensation to Ana Bortz, 35, a reporter at IPC Television's Shizuoka bureau who claimed the ejection violated the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination and demanded compensation of 1.
Developer Arn Bortz says the properties sit within blocks of several large employers, including Proctor and Gamble and Federated Department Stores.
Ana Bortz, 34, a reporter at IPC Television's Shizuoka bureau, said in a petition filed with the Hamamatsu branch of the Shizuoka District Court that the 46-year-old store owner in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, central Japan, tried to drive her out of the store when she visited there June 16, showing her a notice posted in the store which said, ''We do not accept foreigners.
Bortz is convinced that what passes as age change is not the inevitable damnation of the elderly but disuse of one's body: abuse and/or the neglect of not using mind, muscle and viscera.
Bortz began skating at 8 and became junior world champion at 15.