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Regional slang for various abuse substances—e.g., heroin, cocaine.
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A male child, from birth to puberty.


A male child, from birth to age of puberty. See Bubble boy, Little boy, Tomboy.

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Q. Is Autism mostly common for boys?

A. Autism isn't very common in the general popuylation of boys (about several cases per 100 boys), but it's 5 times more common in boys than in girls, which makes it a disease mainly of males.

Q. i want 2 date a guy but most guys try to take advantge of me but i wont let them wat do i do to get a good guy

A. get to know them first on a you and him basis, because if you bring him around your friends or family, he'll act like prince charming to win them over. also, figure out how experienced he is and if he is too experienced and if he says he can change that and you dont feel comfortable with it then end it. you need to find someone who respects you.

Q. My boy has diabetes. Recently he was diagnosed with vitiligo. What is it and what can be the reason for this? My boy has diabetes. recently he was diagnosed with vitiligo. Our doctor said that he hopes it not a polyglandular autoimmune syndrome. what is vitiligo and what does this big phrase (polyglandular autoimmune syndrome) mean?

A. Vitiligo is a pigmentation disorder and the major cause of vitiligo is the autoimmunity. Some internal factor cause the destruction of melanocytes cell which produce the melanin a substance responsible for the coloration of skin. this lack of melanin infect results in <a href="">white patch on skin</a> of hypo pigmentation.
Normally vitiligo is not related with other disease like diabetes. However a little inheritance may include in the occurence of vitiligo.

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Old English beardleas and frumbyrdling as well as Modern English shaveling or shaver stress the feature of having no beard, having first beard or shaving first time in life, respectively, as the most recognisable aspect of being a boy, probably in contrast to a man or a child.
The quality of the opposition behind was moderate, but Shaveling kept on quite well in fourth, pushed out largely under hand riding, while Grinkov (eighth) did not do anything quickly either, but was another one ridden with one eye on the future, with his jockey just urging him along mostly under hand riding.
Shavelings in death camps; a Polish priest's memoir of imprisonment by the Nazis, 1939-1945.