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aspirant

[as′pirənt]
the fluid, gas, or solid particles that are withdrawn from the body by aspiration methods.

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Q. What Causes Aspiration Pneumonia? My father is hospitalized with aspiration pneumonia. What causes this?

A. Aspiration pneumonia is a pneumonia that develops due to the entrance of foreign material that enter the bronchial tree (air tubes), usually oral or gastric contents (including food, saliva, or nasal secretions). Aspiration pneumonia represents a either a bacterial infection or a chemical inflammatory process due to inadequate swallowing mechanism.

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The eligibility criterion for appearance in the written examination says that the aspirant should be below 30 years on Sept 1.
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Summary: New Delhi [India], July 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday vacated its stay for conducting counselling sessions for students and aspirants seeking admission to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).
We have recorded 70 admissions so aspirants can definitely expect reduction in the second cut- off list," said Rajiv Chopra, officiating principal of the college.
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However, despite this growth, the gap between their academic qualifications and the conditions to enjoy specialised industry experience can be a stumbling block, resulting in many of the aspirants falling prey to the job-hopping syndrome.
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