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hem(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], blood. See also words beginning hema- and hemat(o)-.

hem-

, hema- (hēm, hem), Although U.S. spelling practice favors this abridgment of the romanized combining form haem- based on Greek haima, the diphthongal spelling must be preserved in taxonomic terms such as Haemophilus.
Blood.
See also: hemat-, hemato-, hemo-.
[G. haima]

hem-

, hema-
Combining forms meaning blood.
See also: hemat-, hemato-, hemo-
Synonym(s): haem-, haema-.
[G. haima]

hem-

word element. [Gr.] blood. See also words beginning hemato- and hemo-.
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Although the terms are often used synonymously, a flounce isn't the same as a ruffle; it's constructed quite differently and offers a softer, wavy flutter effect on a hem, neckline or other seamline.
Meanwhile, pretty in purple Carla Smith, far left, wears dipped hem print dress, pounds 24.
Looking back, I am now inclined to believe that Hem and Football is a coming-of-age novel with a protagonist who is committed to her game.
They reported that one cycle of phenotypic selection for reduced ADL concentration was more effective in improving digestibility than selection for reduced NDF, ADF, HEM, or CEL concentrations or even direct selection for digestibility.
Trying to hide his excitement at the gift falling into his lap, Hem responded: "Ya, sure thing.
This buyback will be managed by a securities company or credit institution that makes its trading decisions regarding Com Hem's shares independently of, and without influence by, Com Hem with regard to the timing of the repurchases.
Reportedly, the repurchased shares will reduce Com Hem Holding's share capital by shares being cancelled, after a sufficient number of shares have been saved to be used under Com Hem's LTIP programmes.
Use a serger 3-thread overlock or the overcast stitch on a conventional sewing machine to stitch close to the hem edge.
The company added that the total number of outstanding registered shares in Com Hem amounts to 188,950,640.
The tapered leg is narrow but not tight at the hem.