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Ross

(ros),
George W., Canadian physician, 1841-1931. See: Ross-Jones test.

Ross

(ros),
Donald N., 20th-century British cardiac surgeon; introduced aortic valve replacement using a pulmonic valve autograft. See: Ross procedure.

Ross

(ros),
Ronald, English physician and Nobel laureate, 1857-1932. See: Ross cycle.
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Colonel Ross did not impress me as a man who would be likely to show much mercy in any case.
I must say that I am rather disappointed in our London consultant," said Colonel Ross, bluntly, as my friend left the room.
Colonel Ross still wore an expression which showed the poor opinion which he had formed of my companion's ability, but I saw by the Inspector's face that his attention had been keenly aroused.
Colonel Ross met us by appointment outside the station, and we drove in his drag to the course beyond the town.
We had the corner of a Pullman car to ourselves that evening as we whirled back to London, and I fancy that the journey was a short one to Colonel Ross as well as to myself, as we listened to our companion's narrative of the events which had occurred at the Dartmoor training-stables upon the Monday night, and the means by which he had unravelled them.
You must know, with your wide experience of turf matters, Colonel Ross, that it is possible to make a slight nick upon the tendons of a horse's ham, and to do it subcutaneously, so as to leave absolutely no trace.
Ross also inserts dashes of Hedda Hopper: "Don Samuel [Bishop Ruiz of Chiapas] was in hot water with Rome.
Goetz comes to Ross University following a 17-year career in the Admissions and Enrollment Management departments of Ramapo College of New Jersey, where he was most recently the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management.
The categories for the awards received by ROSS included:
That project, of course, will not be as sweeping or complex as the makeover Ross is planning for the city's busiest and some say, most important, transportation hub.
For Ross and Mobley, the exhaustion of trying to slow down Nuggets high- scoring forward Carmelo Anthony was obvious after the Clippers 89-87 first-round playoff victory over the Nuggets on Saturday at raucous Staples Center.
After seven years on the job, Ross is now moving on tinder his own steam.