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gem

A popular term for a structure found in nucleoplasm that is highly enriched in spliceosomal snRNPs.

gem

Malpractice A popular term for a latent problem in Pt management that stems from poor communication, faulty documentation, and other factors, including human factors, such as Pt noncompliance, which sets the stage for events leading to suboptimal care or medical errors. See Malpractice.

geriatric evaluation and management unit

, geriatric evaluation unit,

GEM

An inpatient unit or program devoted to the assessment of the needs of the older patient.

GEM

acronym for genetically engineered MICROORGANISM.
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But Gemmy is the essence of the unknown, both to them and to himself.
com) was showing off hundreds of little, loose, blue and green, quite splendidly gemmy crystals from the famed Merelani mines, Arusha, Tanzania.
There is a clue here in the word spirit to the other way in which Gemmy belongs in two different worlds, and the link which makes it clear is, somewhat unexpectedly, William Golding's fiction, in particular his novel Darkness Visible.
As you can read in our Mexico II special issue on the Ojuela mine (September-October 2003), fluorite specimens of varying styles have come intermittently from the mine for decades, the best ones, arguably, having been those showing gemmy deep purple cubo-dodecahedral crystals to 4 cm from the "San Carlos" section on Level 2.
Loose, heavily etched and rounded but totally gemmy crystals of colorless phenakite are now emerging from pegmatites somewhere near Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria.
Andreas's specimens are loose clusters of gemmy, lustrous red-brown monazite crystals to 2 cm, found, he said, just three weeks before the show.
Besides beryl, only black quartz, gray quartz and orthoclase were found, plus a single crystal of ilmenite, visually identified as an inclusion inside a gemmy 398-gram yellow beryl crystal.
Gemmy Toys/Candy Animatronic figures Kid Kraze Toys/Candy Inflatable furniture Inkworks Toys/Candy Trading cards Mezco Toys Toys/Candy Action figures Nanco Toys/Candy Plush talking and non-talking, plush key chains and clip-ons, beanbag toys, vinyl inflatables, novelty pillows, book markers, suction cup toys Rocket USA, Toys/Candy Cubicle signs, big key wacky wind ups, Inc.
Geological Survey, reported that someone had submitted a sample of gemmy zoisite similar to the ones found in 1967 to the USGS for identification--in 1959.
Previously, Densing, publisher of Medical World News, and was to privately held corporations, Playtime Entertai Officer, comes to iCelebrate from Gemmy Industries Corporation.
Opaque brown andradite crystals, most commonly rhombic-dodecahedral, are not uncommon in the mine, but the beautiful, gemmy green trapezohedral crystals of the demantoid variety are extremely rare.
Gemmy Industries, Dan Flaherty, President, 972-550-7979, P.