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said of diseases or plants that have a superficial resemblance to another plant or disease.

false acacia
false blackleg
cellulitis and myositis caused by Clostridium septicum and C. novyi. More commonly called malignant edema. Characterized by high fever, severe toxemia and local swelling around a wound with subsequent local gangrene and a high mortality rate.
false blusher
see amanitapantherina—a mushroom.
false buckbush
see gyrostemonaustralasicus.
false bursa
see hygroma.
false castor oil plant
daturastramonium, D. ferox.
false columnaris disease
similar to columnaris disease but caused by infection with the bacteria Cytophaga johnsonae. Characterized by skin erosion especially at the fins and jaws.
false distemper
a disease of horses with some similarity to strangles. See pectoral abscess.
false garlic
false gid
see oestrusovis.
false hellebore
veratrumcalifornicum, V. viride.
false indigo
false joint
a fracture in a long bone that does not heal; the ends callus over and there is mobility at the point.
false layer
a hen with all the appearances and the behavior of a laying hen but which does not lay any eggs. There is a defect in ovum entrapment and the eggs are discharged into the peritoneal cavity although egg peritonitis is not apparent.
false lupine
thermopsismontana, T. rhombifolia.
false negative
when the result of a test in a patient is negative when the disease or condition which is the subject of the search is present.
false positive
false quarter
a condition of the horse's hoof in which a serious injury to the coronet causes an overgrowth of horn which overlaps the normal wall.
false scorpions
members of the order Pseudoscorpiones. Nonvenomous arachnids called also book scorpions.

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Q. I am allergic to most of artificial perfumes and body sprays. is there is any method of treatment? If posible, also i need some advices about how to keep my body odour fresh and cool.

A. It depends what you mean by allergic. If you mean that all deodorants/ perfumes and such cause you skin rash - or eczema (a type of mild dermatitis), then it is a very known reaction to ingredients in those products that contain alcohol. You should buy only product that say 'anti-perspirant' on them, meaning they are less likely to cause such allergies. If you are suffering from mal body odur you should bathe twice a day (and use also an 'anti-perspirant' soap.) and consult a dermatologist on the proper treatment for you.

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The False Alarm Solution: Verified Response," published by the Salt Lake City Police Department.
As false alarms are such an important issue, manufacturers of fire detection systems have devoted much effort to developing products that will eliminate them.
The new guidelines were initially piloted in four community fire stations; Newcastle West, Rainton Bridge, Northmoor Road in Sunderland and Washington, and led to a 6% reduction in the number of false alarms in business and commercial premises and public buildings over two years.
A coordinated effort among local, government, and business entities in the alarm service industry have devised the Model States Program in an effort to reduce the n u tuber of false alarms.
Previously, alarm users were paying $100 to the city for excess false alarm fines.
The system JDF uses is finely tuned to remove the majority of background noise that may cause false alarms.
The false alarms are costing pounds 270,000 a year because fire crews have to spend an hour checking them out.
This ordinance specifies no charge for the first five false alarms, a $25 charge for the sixth and seventh, and a $50 fine for every false alarm thereafter.
Little Rock had a false alarm ordinance that included a fine for repeat offenders.
The Overall Objective Of The City Is To Obtain The Services Of A False Alarm Administrator Handling Alarm Registration, Tracking And Billing.
As part of the project community fire station managers visit each organisation on its first false alarm and then send specific advice to the person responsible for the building on how to reduce false alarms.
Sandwell and West Birmingham Trust bosses are so sick of staff misusing toasters that they are introducing disciplinary punishments if a false alarm is set off, the annual fire report reveals.