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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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References in classic literature ?
The result may be anything but perfect; yet better--to give it the very lowest praise--than the antique rule of the herald's office, or the modern one of the tax-gatherer, whereby the accidents and superficial attributes with which the real nature of individuals has least to do, are acted upon as the deepest characteristics of mankind.
Even the college-bred and so-called liberally educated men here and elsewhere have really little or no acquaintance with the English classics; and as for the recorded wisdom of mankind, the ancient classics and Bibles, which are accessible to all who will know of them, there are the feeblest efforts anywhere made to become acquainted with them.
7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, has written a new post revealing the reason mankind was created, and he says it is very different from what most are teaching today.
Mankind is currently advancing into uncharted territory in materials science, robotics, artificial intelligence and genetic engineering to name just a few of the more high-profile areas.
Regional Vice Chair for AMYA Yorkshire Nadeem Ahmad said: "Thankfully the weather was on our side and having all the participants and the charities together really made the Mercy for Mankind run a great event enjoyed by all.
Everything we do with humanitarian efforts are charitable works which has been taught to us by the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) who was a Mercy for Mankind.
Every segment of mankind has contributed something to our civilization.
Encased with leather and affixed with chrome bolts, personally selected by Kenneth himself, each element captures the essence of Mankind with sleek, tailored architecture.
Ion Power Group's mission is to improve the human condition and preserve the Earth by offering its technology across the world to produce clean, non-polluting electricity and hydrogen gas for all mankind.
Founded in 1995, Mankind Pharma has grown rapidly in the last decade and is currently among the top five fastest growing pharmaceutical companies in India with an employee base of over 9,000, a turnover of INR 2800 crores and 15 manufacturing plants.
Bhagwan Mahavir, an apostle of non-violence, truthfulness, peace and universal love, has led mankind on a righteous path.
Ridley does not identify specifically the mechanism that sets mankind apart from other species, a reticence attributable perhaps to an abundance of scientific caution.