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Coombs

(kūmz), Avoid the incorrect forms Coomb and Coomb's.
Robin R.A., 20th-century English veterinarian and immunologist. See: Gell and Coombs reactions, Coombs serum, Coombs test, direct Coombs test, indirect Coombs test.

Coombs

(kūmz), Avoid the incorrect forms Coomb and Coomb's.
Carey F., English physician, 1879-1932. See: Carey Coombs murmur, Coombs murmur.
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Beginning the seminar with a definition of ethics, Coombs described ethics as "an individual process of choosing which ethical value to apply to specific situations, and using critical reasoning to go from abstraction to action.
Coombs is reported to have said that he would not take it on unless he was sure that Holt `was dinkum', because if he took the job on and Holt was not serious, he'd `be obliged to be very difficult'.
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Nugget Coombs was truly one of Australia's greatest treasures.
Unable to find the perfect wedding gown, Coombs designed her own.
Education and maturity both are high," Coombs says.
It is a view that Coombs, a white Australian, would in many ways share, yet the purpose of his studies is not to inflame old hatreds (however justified), but to break the cycle of racism and resentment that underpins the `Aboriginal question'.
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Coombs has been selected to become executive vice president of Intermediates and Derivatives (I&D), with additional responsibility for Supply Chain, Procurement and Technology.