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sanctuary

 [sangk´choo-ar″e]
an area in the body where a drug tends to collect and to escape metabolic breakdown.

sanctuary

/sanc·tu·ary/ (sangk´choo-ar″e) an area in the body where a drug tends to collect and to escape metabolic breakdown.
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Best in Shelter founder and President Martha Grimes said "Congratulations to all the sanctuaries who participated in the show.
Under other contracts, RSIS also supports National Marine Sanctuaries in Hawaii and Norfolk.
These sites include marine sanctuaries and all other fully or partially protected parcels of underwater real estate.
Most of the contributions are effectively 'introductory' overviews, and here we are in good hands: a number of the authors write about sanctuaries with which they have long been associated and about which they have already published a great deal (Bookidis on Demeter at Corinth, Clinton on the Mysteries at Eleusis, Gebhard on Isthmia and Kyrieleis on Samos).
Of the current 13 marine sanctuaries, 6 of them were designated within the last 6 years.
The seven participating sanctuaries are: Animal Place (Grass Valley, CA); The Barnyard Sanctuary (Columbia, NJ); Catskill Animal Sanctuary (Saugerties, NY); The Cow Sanctuary (Bridgeton, NJ); Kindred Spirits Sanctuary (Ocala, FL); Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary (Poolesville, MD); and The Pig Preserve (Jamestown, TN.
8220;Animals Asia's sanctuaries in Chengdu and Tam Dao are exemplars of sanctuary care and management,” said Jackie Bennett, GFAS' Deputy Director, Great Apes and Regional Accreditation.
Students from inner-city schools and their families cannot afford the luxury of visiting distant animal sanctuaries, much less taking a safari in Africa.
As the blue waters of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary served as his backdrop in June, President Clinton declared a permanent ban on oil rigs in the nation's 12 marine sanctuaries and an extended ban, until 2012, on new offshore oil drilling elsewhere.
11 yearning for creature comforts, personal sanctuaries first took hold in the master bath.
From lighthouses to coral reefs and from ship wrecks to humpback whales, Marine Sanctuaries Media, a Division of Northern Exposure Media, LLC announces the world-wide launch of website where photographs, video and other products are available for the first time.
She said she also hoped the story would help Whitehouse gain accreditation with an association of sanctuaries.