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carp

(kahrp) a fruiting body of a fungus.
Coronary Artery Revascularisation Prophylaxis. A trial that investigated whether there are any benefits to performing coronary artery revascularisation by either CABG or percutaneous coronary intervention before undertaking major elective vascular surgery—e.g., abdominal aortic aneurysm repair or severe arterial occlusive disease involving the legs
Conclusion The study found no benefits

carp

a freshwater fish used extensively for human food in some countries, a pest in others. There are many varieties, including decorative ones. See also silver, common, bighead, mud, carassius carassius, ctenopharyngodon edella. Called also Cyprinus carpio, C. cyprinus.

carp-dropsy complex
the cause is unknown; the clinical syndrome includes ascites and exophthalmos.
carp erythrodermatitis
carp pox
an infectious disease of carp probably caused by a virus.
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In the papers last week I read about the capture once again of a special carp called Two-tone.
GREEN'S LANE PONDS, Lydiate, 07808 764374: Good fishing for skimmer bream, carp, roach and perch.
Although the carp was introduced to Australia in the 1850s as an ornamental fish, it had little impact until the 1960s when the Boolarra strain was released from a fish farm into the Murray River, near Mildura, Victoria.
Carp defines secrecy as the deprivation of information to someone who wants or needs it.
Those same lures caught carp wholesale last summer.
On Wednesday evening, the Photo Imaging Manufacturers & Distributors Association (PMDA) honored Carp with the PMDA "Person of the Year Award" for 2003 at a gala dinner.
Another city angler who did well was Adam Murphy, with 19 carp to 17lb.
A good key to the identification of Asian carps is at anstaskforce.
BURTON MERE, South Wirral 0151 353 0115: General sport for smaller fish has been good with various baits accounting for crucian carp, tench, quality roach and carp.
To see how crucian carp survive the no-oxygen challenge, Stecyk went to Norway' and tested carp in laboratory setups with water at 8[degrees]C that contained virtually no oxygen.
When he started six years ago guiding for carp - long despised as a trash fish by most North American anglers, he got a lot of questions about his unusual occupation.