Failure to Fly

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Medspeak Referring to a patient’s inability to meet discharge criteria, or to a patient who suffers exacerbation of the admitting disease or other condition shortly after discharge, mandating readmission
Psychiatry Macabre humor referring to a suicide attempt
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Russia and Poland have repeatedly disagreed on the precise causes of the incident, with Poland claiming Russian air traffic controllers were partly to blame, while Russia said the fault lay purely with the crew's failure to fly a correct instrument approach.
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