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RIF

Abbreviation for resistance-inducing factor.

RIF

abbreviation for resistance-inducing factor.

RIF

resistance-inducing factor.

RIF test
resistance-inducing factor test for the assay of avian leukosis viruses.
RIF virus
a virus that has the effect of increasing the resistance of an experimental animal or tissue culture against infection by another related virus.
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The legend is set in a distant village of the western Rif Mountains called Dar Rati, which is in the area of Ksar el Kbir and Chefchaouen.
At the highest elevations of the studied sites in the Rif mountains the vegetation is dominated by Cedrus atlantica while below 1600 m, Quercus spp.
Since 1995, the GOM reports it has deployed up to 10,000 police personnel into the North and Rif mountains to interdict drug shipments and to maintain counternarcotics checkpoints, rotating personnel approximately every six months.
But the poor roads in the foothills of the Rif mountains were making it hard for help to get through.
However, rescuers reported difficulties in reaching the affected area, located in the foothills of the Rif Mountains and served by narrow, poor roads.
The quake hit areas near the coastal city of Al Hoceima, an isolated, but picturesque area between the Rif Mountains and the Mediterranean Sea.
The quake shook areas near the coastal city of Al Hoceima, an isolated, but picturesque area between the Rif Mountains and the Mediterranean Sea.
When our investigator tracked Donati down to a quayside bar at Estepona he was soon bragging about his drug runs from Morocco's Rif Mountains to British beaches and ports using high speed dinghies and fishing boats.
With the acquiescence of the Sultanate, Spain moved out of its old coastal enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla in 1908 and continued to expand into the craggy terrain of the Rif Mountains, encountering sporadic and violent resistance from its inhabitants.
It was King Hassan who exiled the monarchy from the Rif mountains he last visited in 1959, when he took his army there to quash a revolt.
The company runs its holidays with a Berber travel company which assists in the development of Berber communities of the Atlas and Rif mountains.
Located just 30 kilometres from southern Spain and with the Rif mountains -- Morocco's main cannabis producing region -- nearby, Tangiers has become a key transit route for drug trafficking to Europe.