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Bloom

(blūm),
David, 20th-century U.S. dermatologist. See: Bloom syndrome.

bloom

an overabundant growth of algae, often resulting from nutrient enrichment.

bloom

1. the general appearance of the surface. In carcass meat it is the glistening, transparent effect and the gentle pink color that gives a good bloom to the carcass. It is the result of proper tissue hydration coupled with the correct proportions of fat, connective tissue and superficial layers of muscle.
2. appearance of the haircoat, usually taken to mean the gloss, luster and quality.
3. on stagnant water the collection of colored algae is called water bloom (see algae, algal poisoning).

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Q. How the fetus is influenced from Bloom syndrome? If the mother has the syndrome, what is the influence on the fetus?

A. this is from:
http://www.emedicine.com/DERM/topic54.htm

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His own, so cold and dark and dreary, his empty gardens where no flowers could bloom, no green trees dwell, or gay birds sing, all desolate and dim;--and while he gazed, his own Spirits, casting off their dark mantles, knelt before him and besought him not to send them forth to blight the things the gentle Fairies loved so much.
First Bloom Energy Server comes online at SoftBank facility in Fukuoka, Japan
Hyacinths, amaryllis and paperwhite narcissus are the most popular among the bulbs forced into early bloom indoors.
Saltburn In Bloom's 2005 campaign is officially underway, with green-fingered volunteers looking forward to a seventh year of competing nationally in Britain in Bloom.
In nature, once flies buzz in to explore the dead-horse-arum bloom, many crawl down into the pocket where the spathe narrows to surround the base of the finger.
CHILDREN'S TV favourite Mr Bloom, made a blossoming visit to Teesside.
21, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Bloom Racing Stable announced the hiring of Rich Cristiano as Director of Racing.
FREETOWN (CyHAN)- UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Orlando Bloom concluded a four-day visit to Liberia where he praised the efforts of Ebola-affected communities in combating the deadly virus.
Bloom Energy has announced the completion of its first international fuel cell project at in Fukuoka, Japan, SoftBank s M-Tower.
It hasn't been even a month since Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom and his former Victoria's secret stunner wife Miranda Kerr announced their separation and looks like she has moved on already.
8220;The Bloom team is thrilled to provide beauty schools and their students with a mobile platform they can access directly from behind their chairs, launching them into the digital future.
Bloom belonged to the first generation of American-trained oboists who established a precedent in tone and expression that has shaped the sound of American wind players and orchestras.