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approaching black; reflecting little light.

dark cutting beef
the meat is much darker than normal on its cut surface; caused by preslaughter stress. Called also dark, firm dry muscle, DFD.
dark firm, dry muscle
see dark cutting beef (above).
dark film
x-ray film that has been overexposed, or grossly overdeveloped.
film dark spots
caused by developer splashing on the x-ray film causing prolonged local development.
dark room
a room dedicated to the processing of film; must be light-proof, temperature stable and fitted with water and power.

Patient discussion about dark

Q. What health condition would produce blood and dark colored semen?

A. any inflammation in that area can cause that. from the urethra to the testis. here is a symptom checker that show you all the conditions that causes blood to show up in your semen and their other symptoms:

Q. very dark blood clots @ first sight of period? At first sight of period, instead of normal rosy spotting it's brownish spotting followed by small clots.

A. totally agree with hottie, most likely that will be in normal range of variation. unless you feel some unusual pain, then you need to find medical advice. but it is also suggested for you to go to your ob-gyn doctor for a regular checkup anyway.
stay healthy always..

Q. after a pedicure, the soles of my feet are dark w/freckles, skin is itchy/thick, my derm says its eczema,help! the pedicure was in fall, 2002. I mad a mistake and wore nylon boots during a storm, the dye never fully disappeared. I would scrub the soles of my feet until I couldn't walk. However, within the last 4 months both heels are itchy, thick, dark-er and now they both have dark legions/ freckles have formed.

A. Are you sure you are going to a clean sterile saloon? It is very important to make sure they use sterile tools for a pedicure because they can transfer fungal infections very easily. Either way you should see a dermatologist to get the right kind of cream treatment for your feet.

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Better LED lighting prevents darker kitchens looking gloomy and by restricting stronger colours to wooden cabinetry and there is always the option of repainting units in the future.
Readers are going to see a darker and more haunted version of Christian's character," she said.
She told the Manchester Evening News: "The storyline has to end at some point, it can't go on forever, but I can say it goes darker before it gets better, and it goes darker and stays darker.
Critique: Original and exceptional, "A Darker Magic This Way Comes" is a consistently compelling read from beginning to end and reveals author Carmel Niland to be a master of the action/adventure fantasy genre.
In Fifty Shades Darker Christian reveals to Anastasia that he plans to take her to a masked ball, where an evening of kinky hijinx will ensue.
Fifty Shades Darker appears to be erring on the side of introducing needless complications to keep our ball-gagged lovers apart, including weird threats to Ana's safety and, well, mostly just weird threats to Ana's safety.
Susan, email DAVID: Varieties like aspidistra, rubber plants, cheese plants and even Sansevieria - commonly known, as mother-in-law's tongue - will live well in darker areas.
You can keep your denim overalls low key with a white tee and a simple trainer or maximise the overall effect of a black pair by keeping all other clothing darker.
Pretreatment of skin prior to nonablative or ablative laser resurfacing is common practice, particularly in darker skin types.
And she can control the color of the eggs she lays, seemingly pairing darker eggs with darker surfaces, researchers report online July 23 in Current Biology.