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miss

verb A regional term meaning to inject a drug.

Miss

A title used in the UK for a female (e.g., surgeon) who may or may not be married.

MISS

Modified Injury Severity Scale. A method for quantifying paediatric multi-trauma injuries (excluding burns). MISS categorising injuries into five body areas (neurologic, face and neck, chest, abdomen and pelvic contents, extremities and pelvic girdle), each with a score of 1 (minor) to 5 (critical with uncertain survival); the total score is the sum of the squares of the three most injured body regions.

MISS

Modified Injury Severity Scale Urgent care A method for quantifying pediatric multi-trauma (excluding burns) injuries; MISS is the sum of the squares of the 3 most injured body regions, after the AMA's abbreviated injury scale–AIS, substituting the Glasgow coma scale for neurologic evaluation. See Glasgow coma scale.

Patient discussion about miss

Q. I have missed 2 periods and had my tubes tied. What could be wrong? I went to the doctor and she didnt even do an exam. She said dont worry until I have missed for 6 months.

A. go to enather dr. you have to be shure.

Q. can a woman ger pregnant if she misses a few birth control pills? my girlfriend missed 2 this month and now her period is a bit late. should I be woried?

A. Even on birth control it is possible to get pregnant. Birth control pills are not always 100% perfect in preventing pregnancy. Has she ever missed any pills in the past? Her body may be trying to re-adjust and that can be a reason why she is "late."

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WOLVES are continuing to keep tabs on Latvian hotshot Maris Verpakovskis but may have missed the boat as a number of other clubs have also joined the race.
Because of some paperwork problems, the Zimmermanns missed the boat from Italy to China, and they ended up traveling through Siberia by rail.
One possible explanation of the lane's name is that crew members who missed the boat had to "go late" and jump aboard.
I think we were concerned that if we didn't do it we could spend a lot of time thinking we had missed the boat, and we are rather keen not to miss the boat.
They haven't missed the boat altogether - but if they don't act quickly they will not occupy the penthouse suite on the QE2 at the rate one could pay for a junior suite without a window.
No pun intended, but they really missed the boat when it came to logistics.
We've already missed the boat in regards to the Premiership, we can not afford to fall even further behind financially.
Everton missed the boat the last time we had a decent side winning things -then had to sell half our team to Glasgow Rangers.
I do think though that Mr Smith missed the boat in this one.
They haven't missed the boat altogether -- but if they don't act quickly they will not occupy the penthouse suite on the QE2 at the rate one could pay for a junior suite without a window.
It's true the Racing Santander player's father and agent met with Arsenal and Man City, but United missed the boat.