MIR

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MIR

Abbreviation for:
masseter inhibitory reflex
massive intestinal resection
minimum infection rate
multiple inversion recovery
multiple isomorphous replacement (see there)
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1986: Soviets launch space station Mir The 1983: Hundreds die in Assam poll violence Hundreds of people are reported to have died in Assam as fierce fighting rages in the run-up to Indian elections.
1983: John McEnroe started a row with the umpire on the brst day of Wimbledon 1984: Keith Joseph, the Education Secretary, approved GCSEs to replace O Levels and CSEs 1993: The brst high-speed train completed a trial run through the Channel Tunnel 2000: It was revealed that an American businessman was forking out pounds 13 million to become the brst tourist in space, spending 10 days on the space station Mir 2006: It was announced that 'Top of the Pops' was to be axed.
Everest, tagging condors in Peru, rare bird searches in Arkansas, sub-marine shipwreck explorations, expeditions in Antarctica, and a mission on the Soviet space station Mir.
Ansari was the fourth person - and the first woman - to pay for a trip to the international space station Mir.
The 1995 mission included a rendezvous and docking with the Russian Space Station Mir, to attach a permanent docking module and deliver one and a half tons of supplies, NASA officials reported.
Col Volkov, 64, was commander of the Russian space station Mir three times between 1988 and 1992.
Discussion ranges from the already-achieved flight of a millionaire tourist to the space station Mir to the possibility that wormholes may someday be used to visit distant galaxies.
During a rendezvous with the Russian space station Mir in 1995, he made a space walk for four hours 39 minutes.
In 1996, during his second mission, he piloted Atlantis to the Russian space station Mir.
taxpayers were sending billions of dollars to Russia for Koptev's space station Mir and Russian disarmament programs, Yuri and his Beijing comrades were building surrogate launchpads from which they could fire deadly salvos against U.
Coverage of human space flight concludes with establishment of permanent outposts--shuttle missions to the Russian space station Mir, the prelude to construction of the International Space Station.
Interest among Russians to rebuild their country's high profile as a space superpower has heightened after the plunge of the Russian space station Mir last month.

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