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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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Among the more successful annual events is the Southern Heritage Classic between Tennessee State University and its rival, Jackson State University.
Even though the Cal Cup Classic is only two weeks after the Bulldog, Machowsky saw that the Santa Anita race was drawing a light field, and he persuaded American All Star's owners to put up a $1,000 late nominating fee.
Classic Security is a full-service security firm that provides protection for more than 100 buildings in the New York metropolitan area.
Also this year, Black Classic Press has reissued Du Bois's book The Negro ($14.
I am not suggesting that these three have deserted modern dance for classic ballet--indeed, at the drop of a pirouette, Taylor is apt to express a certain dislike for classic ballet, and his way of working with ballet companies must be unique.
Even with filmmakers increasingly obsessed with creating the sort of Titanic blockbusters guaranteed to overflow theater seats, video racks, and corporate coffers, there is over-whelming pressure to retool classic stories in order to improve their marketability, making them more and more palatable to an ever broader demographic.
Brady and several colleagues described their most recent cave discoveries and offered an emerging perspective on their significance in Classic Maya society at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, held in November 1997 in Washington, D.
These agreements offer an unprecedented opportunity to distribute the characters and brands of ER and Classic throughout North America, creating one of the leading portfolios of contemporary classic and new children's DVD's and digital rights in the world," stated Mike Heap, CEO, Entertainment Rights Plc.
Andy Bean, who is in second place, hasn't won since his days on the PGA Tour, at the 1986 Byron Nelson Classic.
In this sense, for all our talk about classic ballet, I suspect that classic ballet has very few real, twenty-four-carat classics.
Ironically, this contentious debate occurs as different scientific teams converge on the same intriguing conclusion: As the Classic period progressed, kings who controlled far-flung stretches of rain forest increasingly negotiated for power with subordinate lords or rulers who governed subdivisions of each kingdom.