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A score reflecting the number of visible lesions in a region on chest radiographs of individuals with pneumoconiosis. See: International Classification of Radiographs of the Pneumoconioses.
[L. profusio, a pouring forth, fr. profundo, to pour forth]
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And that detestable--ahem--and Sir Thomas chose to take offence at him--or my profuse expenditure, or something--I don't exactly know what--and hurried me down to the country at a moment's notice; where I'm to play the hermit, I suppose, for life.
He superintended the thing himself, laid down money in advance in profuse quantities, selected the six men he needed, and gave them their instructions.
So much interest in the enterprise had been aroused, at home and abroad, by profuse advertising, that the whole accommodation of the building had been secured by travellers of all nations for the opening night.
Sowerberry to Oliver, had consisted of a profuse bestowal upon him of all the dirty odds and ends which nobody else would eat; so there was a great deal of meekness and self-devotion in her voluntarily remaining under Mr.
This being accomplished, he felt anxious to make trial himself, on the spot, of the virtue of this precious balsam, as he considered it, and so he drank near a quart of what could not be put into the flask and remained in the pigskin in which it had been boiled; but scarcely had he done drinking when he began to vomit in such a way that nothing was left in his stomach, and with the pangs and spasms of vomiting he broke into a profuse sweat, on account of which he bade them cover him up and leave him alone.
Police said the victim, who succumbed to his wounds because of profuse bleeding, is yet to be identified.
The injured were rushed to the Allied Hospital where Iqbal and Sumaira died of their wounds due to profuse bleeding while Saira was admitted for treatment.
ProFuse is now available as a standard part of Artemis, Eigen's 3D ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy platform.
Itchy eyes, itchy throat, itchy mouth, with profuse watering from the eyes.
We have profuse designs with series quality grade, and expressly, our price is very competitive because we are the manufacturer.
Her death was due to heart failure caused by profuse haemorrhage stemming from injury to the Superior Sagittal Sinus (SSS, which runs through the centre of the brain), during the removal of the tumour," Judge Charalambos Charalambous said in his findings.
The Queen and Mrs Gul, accompanied by CM director Nisreen Haram, explored some of the new exhibits including the AoRed Sea WondersAo, which displays unique corals and profuse marine life inhabiting the reef