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DIS

Abbreviation for:
Departmental Investment Strategy 
Diabetes Intervention Study
Diagnostic Interview Schedule
direct immunofluorescence stain
disability
disease
distance
Division of Information Systems
Drug Information System

drug interactions

; DIs desirable or undesirable outcomes of the simultaneous administration of two or more drugs (i.e. those with narrow therapeutic indices or steep response curves) in 5% of patients who take three or more drugs daily; DIs occur as a result of mutual interaction, endogenous or exogenous chemical agents or dietary constituents; DI risk is increased in polypharmacy, use of prophylactic drug therapies or the severely ill
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The Military Judges' Benchbook (Benchbook), DA Pamphlet 27-9, lists twenty-eight questions that the military judge may use in voir dire.
Alan is set to tour with a new version of Dire Straits, called The Straits.
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The Chronicle reviewer wrote of the show: "It was apt that Dire Straits should close with the film theme Local Hero as main man Mark Knopfler was home again for yet another triumphant performance.
Ten years ago, Dire Tannery was one of a group of five facilities in Ethiopia that secured a grant from UNIDO to set up primary effluent treatment on site.
Knopfler and Illsley are the only founding members of Dire Straits to remain in the line up from 1977-1995 during which time they sold more than 120 million albums.
That was an important part of our time in Washington DC--identifying new ways that we can energize the discussion at the local level while also supporting the need to fix the Highway Trust Fund," says Brian Weisbaum, project manager for Dire States and dealer marketing manager, CASE Construction Equipment.
E Khalil Al Sayegh of DIRE stated that this contract award is a major milestone for the company.
We'd been presented with the opportunity to put a band together to play at a charity show at the Albert Hall, and as I'd recently discovered Terence Reis and heard him performing some Dire Straits songs rather brilliantly, it seemed the logical thing to do to form a band around him," he adds.
DIRE Studio's aim is to help photographers to navigate through the digital revolution.
NGO has demanded the resignation of Bulgariaas Cabinet over dire conditions in Syrian refugee shelters.
Dire Straits' sax player Chris White and ex Dire Straits keyboard player and producer Alan Clark were having breakfast beside a pool one beautiful, sunny morning when Alan declared they were going to form The Straits.