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Mas·ter

(mas'tĕr),
Arthur M., U.S. physician, 1895-1973. See: Master test, Master two-step exercise test.

master

(mas′tĕr)
In robotic surgery, a device driven by the hand movements of the surgeon or interventionist. The movements of the master are mimicked, reduced, or refined by the surgical instrument (the "slave") in the operative field.

master

superior, overseer.

master problem list
see problem-oriented medical record.
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It is a political master stroke as it will ensure that her popularity goes over the roof and no one can blame her for withholding anything that the government knew about Bose.
GLENAVON boss Gary Hamilton believes he has pulled a master stroke with the signing of veteran striker David Rainey.
It's the master stroke of eccentric choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, who spent months living with his performers in central China in order to learn about their ancient practices and share his own creative vision.
And now the master stroke, the Bank gives the money back to the Exchequer, something other bond buyers are not noted for.
Raja Pervez Ashraf said that the project of Lady Health Workers (LHWs) was a master stroke of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto's genius, who kept the well-being of rural women close to her heart.
If some political party or government plays such a master stroke then such reactions are totally expected," said Jaiswal.
Bringing it here is a master stroke because it generates a much better atmosphere.
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Using Villa Park for the big matches was a given, but offering St Andrews, the Hawthorns, Molineux and Bescot as training grounds is a master stroke.
THE late introduction of Vauxhall assistant manager Anthony Wright once again proved a master stroke.
A highly accessible true story of how an ordinary man proved capable of a military master stroke, and the fallout thereafter when the territory he claimed was retaken by Union troops.
Also, having to approach the roundabout in the wrong lane every morning is a master stroke.