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presentative

(prĭ-zĕn′tə-tĭv)
adj.
a. Perceived or capable of being perceived directly rather than through association.
b. Having the ability to perceive something directly.

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Q. What are the presenting signs of ALS? Are the upper or lower extremeties affected initialilly?

A. The most common presenting sign of ALS is asymmetric limb weakness, usually starting with the hands (problems with pinching, writing, holding things etc.) shoulders (lifting arms above head etc.) or legs (problems walking).

Other presenting signs may be problems with speaking or swallowing, although these are less common.

You may read more here:
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/amyotrophiclateralsclerosis.html

Q. Iam a bipolar and presently on tegretol medication.I found this to be the best way to get my doubt clarified. I am a bipolar and presently on tegretol medication. My doctor frequently changes the meds and he has tried variety of medicines before prescribing tegretol. He changes the meds every time when I visit him for routine check-up. I am bit confused and obviously cannot question my doctor as I repose faith and confidence in him. I found this to be the best way to get my doubt clarified.

A. Are you being treated by your GP? I would suggest if you are having trouble finding the right combinations it might be a good time to ask to be referred to a Psychaitrist. GP's will do their best but like anything specialized they only have a certain amount of knowledge and a specialist in the field could be more help. I also think that other treatments along with The medications like theropy and group theropy, excercise, good diet, plenty of sleep etc helps a lot too... Try to be patient it is a process to get everything in place that will work the best for you... everyone is different and the .mmedications and treatments that work for one may not work for another...

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Morphologically, the Ugaritic particle hnny amounts to an expansion of the presentative particle hn: hn + -n + -y.
The debate about images is mostly related to sacral, that is, presentative images that render present Christ or other saints and stimulate an interactive symbolic act that can be called proskynesis or latreia, veneration or adoration.
In the training phase, the participant was presented with an object or substance and the corresponding label in a presentative construction:
Are presentative of Carol Vorderman said she would not have participated had she known scenes were staged.
Now it appears as if the emotion is presentative beginning of an image while reducing the actual contents to the minimum of ordinariness and increasing maximum of artistic facility and it is because of that emotion is open to reversion if the direction of reduction does not include, in equal measure, the reduction of non-artistic facts.
In existential clauses, as in (7)-(10), the clause-initial constituent is an adverbial of location (or time), and the clause performs a presentative function.
This literature of presentation is illustrated by Rimbaud's Illuminations, whose poetry resides in their presentative character.
As expected, he recognizes among the three the dominance of representation (Darstellung: the representative or presentative function of language).
While the notion of beauty is linked with the idea of purposiveness in the form of an object so that the latter may be considered almost teleologically as "preadapted to our judgment," the definition of sublimity always involves the violation of purpose with regard to the judgment so that the more violence an object does to the imagination or the more it proves "unsuited to our presentative faculty" the more it will be judged to be sublime (#23, 83).
In the first meeting period, when we were considering the additional budget of the year 2002, I, as the presentative of the Committee on women development of sub-district level, proposed the budget on women.
The media re- presentative will be escorted at all times by designated staff.