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classic

/clas·sic/ (klas´ik) standard, typical, or traditional.

classic

Medtalk adjective Referring to a classic; traditional, well-known, typical, widely used noun A thing that is widely known, traditional, timeless. See Citation classic.

classical, classic

the first recognized form of the item; serving as a standard model or guide. See also classical conditioning, east coast fever.

classical conditioning
classical pathway
one of the two pathways of complement activation, initiated by antigen-antibody complexes and involving C1, C2 and C4. It leads to activation of C3 and the terminal pathway. See also alternate complement pathway.
classical swine fever
now the universally accepted name for hog cholera and different from African swine fever (ASF). A highly infectious disease of pigs caused by a pestivirus and characterized in its classical form by high fever, lassitude, purple discoloration of abdominal skin, conjunctivitis and nervous signs including circling, incoordination, tremor and convulsions. Most affected pigs die at 5 to 7 days with a characteristic petechiation under the kidney capsule—turkey egg kidney. There is a second form, characterized by nervous signs and caused by a strain of virus of lower virulence. Other syndromes caused by low virulence strains are reproductive inefficiency and congenital defects including myotonia congenita. Also known as congenital trembles.
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IBM currently plans to continue to support Blue Box clients and enhance their technologies while allowing these organizations to take advantage of the broader IBM portfolio.
She argues that the money would be better spent improving the blue box program.
The Agriculture Agreement has no red box, although domestic support exceeding the reduction commitment levels in the amber box is prohibited; and there is a blue box for subsidies that are tied to programs that limit production.
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We have a green and a blue box - the blue box being for paper and the green one for bottles etc.
AT Christmas we received important information about our blue box (for recycling) collections.
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Helping the environment doesn't have to be a chore, everyone can take part simply by choosing products with less packaging, composting leftover food and cuttings and recycling glass, paper and tins through the kerbside blue box scheme.
Last week we were delivered a blue box and a green box, which won't even stack together.
The company donates pounds 1 for every tonne of recyclable materials that is either collected through the council's blue box and blue bag kerbside collection initiatives, or deposited in paper banks around the town.
An ordinary man called Elton becomes obsessed with the Doctor and Rose, and their mysterious blue box.
A blue box is used to collect plastic, cans, glass and housenhold aerosols.