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Reed

 [rēd]
Walter (1851–1902). American bacteriologist, born in Gloucester County, Virginia. As a military physician, Reed was appointed during the Spanish–American War chief of a committee to investigate typhoid fever epidemic in the army camps. In 1899, when yellow fever was particularly severe in Cuba, he again was appointed chairman of a committee to study its method of transmission, and he proved by thorough experimentation that yellow fever was carried only by a certain species of mosquito, Aedes aegypti.

Reed

(rēd),
Dorothy M., U.S. pathologist, 1874-1964. See: Reed cell, Reed-Sternberg cell, Sternberg-Reed cell.

Reed

(rēd),
Walter, 1851-1902. U.S. Army surgeon, elucidated epidemiology of yellow fever. See: Reed-Frost model.

Reed, Pamela G.

a nursing theorist who developed the Self-Transcendence Theory. Self-transcendence is the expansion of a person's concept of self through introspection, interaction with other people and the surrounding environment, integration of the past and future, and spirituality. It is based on the belief that, to maintain a sense of well-being, older adults must continue their cognitive development during the process of aging.

reed

abomasum.
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he said finally to her; but the Reed shook her head, she was so attached to her home.
The Reed used to like the rain, but that was merely her selfishness.
Father Brown, though commonly a silent, was an oddly sympathetic little man, and in those few but endless hours he unconsciously sank deeper into the secrets of Reed House than his professional friend.
Reed was blind and deaf on the subject: she never saw him strike or heard him abuse me, though he did both now and then in her very presence, more frequently, however, behind her back.
Reed, who was gone upstairs: she now came upon the scene, followed by Bessie and her maid Abbot.
More than 89% of the Reed Parrotbill's nest mass in our study was from reeds and ~88% was fresh tissue from reed shoots, including lignified and hard tissues such as reed shoot cortex, i.
Even good reeds go wild and squeaky, or sometimes stuffy and muffled, as they pass their prime - hopefully, after the concert.
Dobson's cameo role in the Abramoff scandal hasn't made headlines, and it came about only through the intervention of Reed, a man Dobson undoubtedly considered a friend.
As previous Reed criticism has noted, it is the detective's, and by extension Western science's, adherence to ratiocination that Reed wishes to call into question.
The second son of Reed and his wife Terry was born in September of 1996 with Achondroplasia, a form of dwarfism that afflicts roughly 1 out of every 25,000 babies born in the United States.
Founded in 1877, Reed Smith has 128 years of history and over 1000 lawyers worldwide.
At Reed Smith, we have a management team that is based in various cities and traveling all the time.