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Robert Foster, U.S. neurologist, 1884-1952.
Foster Kennedy syndrome - Synonym(s): Kennedy syndrome
Kennedy syndrome - ipsilateral optic atrophy with central scotoma and contralateral choked disk or papilledema, caused by a meningioma of the ipsilateral optic nerve. Synonym(s): Foster Kennedy syndrome


standing in for, surrogate.

foster mother
an adoptive dam that accepts the offspring of another for purposes of feeding. Usually planned because of the death or lack of milk in the natural dam.
foster practice
associated with a university veterinary school as a teaching practice.
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To minimize the chance of arrest, Foster decided to grow his own supply, concealing a small garden in an old bomb shelter in his basement.
Now Foster may face the equivalent of life in prison for growing and using a forbidden medicine.
On December 28, 1995, the Tulsa Police Department's Special Investigative Division received a tip from a "confidential informant" that Foster was selling methamphetamine from his home.
On October 22, 1996, still awaiting trial, Will Foster was filling the gas tank of his wife's car at a convenience store when a police car pulled up, ostensibly to cite him for failure to signal a turn.
Foster says he heard them tell the uniformed police, "No, you pulled him over in the wrong car.
While Foster was in custody, the police obtained another search warrant, based on the alleged marijuana smell.
Tulsa County Assistant District Attorney Brian Crain, who prosecuted Foster, says, "It wouldn't have mattered anyway, because it's illegal to use marijuana medically in Oklahoma.
Many of the bags found in the house had actually been filled with the paint balls that Foster shared with his buddies during their occasional weekend war games.
Fosters Brewing Group (Fosters) is one of the world's leading brewers, employing more than 12,000 people globally.
Foster Wheeler Energy Limited is an international project management, engineering and construction company offering a complete range of services worldwide to the energy and industrial sectors, principally serving the refining, petrochemical, chemical, oil and gas and pharmaceutical/fine chemicals industries.