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coalition

 [co″ah-lĭ´shun]
the fusion of parts that are normally separate.
tarsal coalition the fibrous, cartilaginous, or bony fusion of two or more of the tarsal bones, often resulting in talipes planovalgus, although other deformities occur and some patients are asymptomatic; it may be congenital or acquired as a response to trauma, infection, or joint disease. Called also tarsal bar.

coalition

/co·a·li·tion/ (ko″ah-lĭ´shun) the fusion of parts that are normally separate.
tarsal coalition  the fibrous, cartilaginous, or bony fusion of two or more of the tarsal bones, often resulting in talipes planovalgus.
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A sense of turmoil continues to plague the Christian Coalition (CC).
According to the neighbors, the City had permitted the plans to go forward without undertaking an analysis of these possible environmental effects, which the coalition claimed was in violation of State and City Environmental Quality Review laws.
During the past two years, I have enjoyed the challenges and opportunities of helping to re-ignite the Music Education Coalition that is headquartered on the Internet at www.
Coalition schools are members of the Sun Belt, WAC, MAC, Mountain West and Conference USA.
Toni Morrison's Paradise (1997) seeks to re-imagine agency as a function of coalition processes that are communal and caring in impulse.
Suppliers, too, view the growing coalition market as a means of increasing profitable market share.
If a food, energy, or transportation group is part of a coalition lobbying on that same insurance issue, the public tends to view the coalition's message as an unbiased view "of the people.
NEW YORK -- The Coalition for Luggage Security today commented on Spirit Airlines' plans to charge passengers, carrying more than one piece of luggage, a fee of up to $100 starting 10/02/07 (http://www.
The once-mighty Christian Coalition continued its unraveling with yet another state affiliate's departure this fall.
The Coalition of 9/11 Families filed a lawsuit on August 26 with the US District Court in New York City against the two agencies.
United Teachers Los Angeles and Riordan's Coalition for Kids already have poured more than $500,000 into the campaigns and are expected to spend millions on TV commercials, mailers and phone campaigns.
Since the cost of keeping employees in the pink is making some employers see red, they might want to take two aspirin and consider joining a health care coalition in the morning.

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