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X factor

Hair replacement A popular term for an unidentified cause of follicular destruction, which occurs in up to 1% of Pts undergoing hair transplantation

X factor

A growth factor, identified as hemin, that is needed to grow Haemophilus influenzae in culture.
See: hemin
See also: factor

X factor

see hemin.
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Auctioneer Glyn Lucas, who sold the two calves through the World Wide Sires EX Factor Sale, said: "This is another major win for a UK animal and I would like to thank the McKellar family again for consigning the two calves and hope they go on and develop into great cows for their new owners.
Draw for Saturday's third round: Heat 1: 1 De Ex Factor, 2 Tyrur Lohan, 3 Carrowkeal Rocky, 4 Paradise Casino (m), 5 Shelbourne Geoff (w), 6 Greenane Bingo (w).
The World Wide Sires UK Ex Factor Sale has attracted several Jersey animals including one of the country's outstanding young show cows, Braymeadow Lends Sophie VG89.
We aim to build on this success and sponsoring the Ex Factor Sale allows the company to work closely with our UK customer-base.
And boyo it's highly amusing to see Ex Factor flop Mr Jones attempting to maintain his trademark cockiness after crashing and burning in America.
Last year's Champion Stakes winner Makeshift goes in heat five where he has 2010 Tote Gold Cup winner De Ex Factor in opposition, while in heat six defending champion Thurlesbeg Jack will face the classy Broadstrand Lad and Razldazl Barack.
That's what she did on The X Factor which, combined with her lack of interest and lacklustre performance, are beginning to indicate that she has more of the Ex Factor.
Find out who our big names are in Tuesday's paper and follow their adventures every day in your top sports section THE EX FACTOR They've written their names into the folklore of both Hearts and St Mirren and now our team of golden oldies will take you back through the mists of time as the final build-up reaches fever pitch.
Paul Hennessy has a strong team comprising the aforementioned Hello Ringo, De Ex Factor, Master Blaster.
SAUCY Hope singer Phoebe Brown really has got the EX factor after suddenly giving her besotted fella the elbow.
After Lewis Hamilton was seen with two new "friends" at the weekend, I'm sure Derry will have no issues helping Nic, 33, get over her, er, eX Factor.