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Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
L. S., U.S. researcher, b. 1920. See: Diamond TYM medium.

Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
Diabetes Mondiale. An international epidemiologic study of type 1 diabetes in children conducted from 1990–1999, which assessed 31,000 children in 53 countries
Conclusion The range of global variation in the incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes is larger than previously described and appears to follow ethnic and racial distribution

diamond,

n a crystalline carbon substance, the hardest natural substance known, used industrially and in dentistry for cutting and grinding.
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At the AGU meeting, Heaney discussed his work comparing defects in carbonados acquired from two sources.
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