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household

the occupants, contents and the interior of a house; the greater part of the environment of the average companion animal.

household cluster
a grouping of animals or occurrences of disease within a household as occurs with some infectious diseases such as feline leukemia virus-related disorders.
household product poisoning
poisoning by materials that are normal contents in the average person's house, e.g. cleaning fluids, proprietary medicines.
household residency
duration of a companion animal's stay in a household. Controlled by disease, age, age at acquisition, financial viability of the owner, habits and personality of the animal.
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The head of the households are divided according to their labour market activity and poverty status in Table 4.
The survey was carried out by research organisation Consumer Analysis Group and polled 500 UK-based consumers that were over 18, in regular employment and head of the household.
The male head of the household is involved in making the brand decision in 72 percent of PC purchases, while the female head of the household is involved in 59 percent of these decisions.
Each household was entered on a double page, with the head of the household first; he was followed by his wife (in case the head was a married male), children, relatives, and other members of the household.
The report says Japanese families in which the head of the household is aged 60 or older invest more in securities and investment trust funds than average as they are relatively rich in personal assets, including retirement allowances.
Even as black men complain about racial oppression, one thread remains constant: Women may be head of the household but not head of the Household of God.
But the founder, former Colorado football coach Bill McCartney, calls gay people "an abomination," supports a ban on abortion, and preaches that men must take back their rightful role as head of the household.
The head of the household slept at the back right of the space, where the densest, best quality timber is used.
Spencer Volk head of international operations for the company, will serve as temporary head of the household products group, which is being realigned under P.
5 million Americans live in households dangling below the poverty line even though the head of the household works full-time.
Are you the head of the household or principal wage earner of the family?
In colonial America, he says, communal manhood -- emphasizing social bonds and a man's place at the head of the household -- dominated men's lives.