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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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He said the process for Pakistani manpower would be expedited after devising a mechanism.
3-Revise the procedures the sub contractor has taken to reduce the number of national manpower to ensure that they meet the said requirements and to appoint the national manpower in place of the expatriate workers at the company businesses or at any other sub contracts won by the company while taking into consideration the matching of experiences and efficiencies in the replacement program.
The net increase in the expatriate manpower stood at 135,477.
92 billion as remittances and government should come up with better incentives for them and take private sector on board while making manpower policies so that with joint efforts we could further promote manpower exports.
According to him, Dulsco has built an extensive pool of manpower, making it easier for cruise ships to access the talent pool that matches their unique manpower requirements.
Dulsco HR Solutions has been providing specialised manpower for the cruise industry for several years and has built an extensive pool of manpower, making it easier for cruise ships to access the talent pool that matches their unique manpower requirements.
The proposed acquisition of Comsys IT Partners through a wholly owned subsidiary of Manpower is in the form of an exchange offer for shares of Comsys common stock and was originally announced on 4 March 2010, the same day both Manpower and Comsys filed the relevant documentation with the US SEC.
We want to attract the best talent for our clients; therefore, we need to develop relationships with top prospects before they become active job seekers," stated Byrne Luft, vice president, Marketing for Manpower Canada.
The draft code, he underlined, proposes mechanisms to control foreign illegal manpower, adding that Algeria expect the "strict measures to be taken in the Mediterranean's northern shore against foreign manpower make (the latter) head for the south.
This new office extends Manpower Professional's regional network in the GCC to include Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar and now Bahrain.
Manpower staff were at the site today to officially give notice to their agency team on assignment at Halewood throughout the course of the day.
Mary Lou Callahan, branch manager for Manpower in Bellingham, was recently named to Manpower's Circle of Stars, a national recognition program that honors high performing sales/service people that excel above and beyond their peers.

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