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in·ten·sive

(in-ten'siv),
Relating to or marked by intensity; denoting a form of treatment by means of very large doses or of substances possessing great strength or activity.

intensive

(ĭn-tĕn′sĭv)
Rel. to or marked by intensity.

intensive

of great force or intensity or concentration.

intensive care unit (ICU)
a hospital unit in which is concentrated special equipment and specially trained personnel for the care of seriously ill patients requiring immediate and continuous attention. Called also critical care unit (CCU).
intensive lambing
see shed lambing.
intensive livestock production
production on small acreage with a high stocking rate, e.g. on irrigated pasture, in feedlots, fattening barns, chicken battery houses, Singaporean animal flats, Californian drylots.
intensive husbandry systems
see intensive livestock production (above).
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Backhaus Contemporary Dance Center Backhaince Summer Intensive 2007
Summer Intensive Programs Dates: Jun 4-Jul 14; Jun 18-Jul 14; Jul 16-Aug 11.
Sacramento Ballet 2006 Intensive Summer Workshop Dates: June 12-30.
Ballet San Jose School Summer Intensive Dates: July 10-Aug.
ABT's presence benefits the entire dance community here," said Lucretia Foust, university dance faculty member and Summer Intensive liaison.
Oakland Academy of Classical Ballet Summer Intensive.
Colorado Springs Colorado College Ballet intensive.
Ballet Nevada's Sierra Summer Dance Intensive 2006 Dates: July 10-30.
Dance Space Center's New York Summer Dance Intensive
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