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Symbol for mannose; mannosyl.


n. pl. men (mĕn)
1. An adult male human.
2. A human regardless of sex or age; a person.


The official abbreviation for mannose.


Vox populi A male human. See Hole-in-the-stomach man, Ice man, Marlboro Man, Reference man, Renaissance man, Visible Man.


masculine member (sole) of the genus Homo, i.e. Homo sapiens.

Patient discussion about man

Q. I am a man with breast cancer. Hello friends, you might have heard about breast cancer in women but here I am a man with breast cancer. Is Herceptin licensed to treat me?

A. Hi, what were your symptoms and when did you discover you had breast cancer?

Q. what are the basics products we as a humans, need to have in our diet?

A. A regular healthy diet should be comprised of a 40-50% carbohydrate (bread, rice, etc.), 30-40% protein (dairy, meat, chicken, fish) and 20% fat. Other important ingredients are fruit and vegetables, that contain large amounts of fibers and vitamins.

Q. Is there a difference between a man's diet and a woman's diet? let say for the point of it the weight the same and they are in the same age .

A. no one should have the same exact diet, you need to find what works for you and helps you achieve your goals.

the base of the diet could be the same, for example burn calories then you consume. But other wise, find what works for you.

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Trudeau waved his hand and interjected with: "We like to say peoplekind, not necessarily mankind.
She informed that Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi said that the concept of building a community of shared future for mankind showcases China's vision to vigorously promote international cooperation in an interdependent world, and it is the most important and ambitious concept for promoting international peace and sustainable development in the 21st century.
So Wonder Woman will always be there, as far as she's concerned, for mankind.
While Mankind had emerged as one of the fastest growing pharmaceutical companies in India and was ranked among the top 10, it was a very young company compared to its peers.
It's a continually engrossing atmosphere to take in, but Mankind Divided's real strength lies with its open level and mission design.
Jazayeri said the US government should make up for the injustice and the crimes they perpetrated against mankind.
Apart from the two elements presented, the title also presents the nature of the relationship between the two elements: how does mankind relate to creation?
The last day of the traditional octave or eight days of prayer and daily consecration to the Father of All Mankind, that began last Sunday, July 27, will be said today.
Fashion designer, Kenneth Cole, renowned for his wit and play on words, brings his creative edge to the launch of Mankind.
Because airborne ions are a naturally renewable resource, mankind will never run out of them.
India, May 20 -- Mankind Pharma has gone for IBM's SoftLayer's cloud platform to support its business growth and expansion.
How affably engaging ISS Commander Koichi Wakata and crew didn't respond with: "Dermot, for crying out loud, we're trying to do some work up here, like saving mankind from superbugs," I don't know.