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SETTLE

(set'ĕl),
Acronym for spindle epithelial tumor (q.v.) with thymuslike elements.

SETTLE

Spindle epithelial tumour with thymus like differentiation. Any of a rare family of tumours of the soft tissue of the neck and the thyroid gland that histologically resembles foetal, mature, or involuted thymus and mediastinal thymomas, and range from completely benign to metastasisingly malignant; SETTLE occurs in the thyroid gland of young patients.
 
DiffDx
Thymoma, synovial sarcoma.
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Meanwhile the younger generation: Boris, the officer, Anna Mikhaylovna's son; Nicholas, the undergraduate, the count's eldest son; Sonya, the count's fifteen-year-old niece, and little Petya, his youngest boy, had all settled down in the drawing room and were obviously trying to restrain within the bounds of decorum the excitement and mirth that shone in all their faces.
Sonia admitted a lot of her friends who settled down in their 20s and divorced in their 40s now enjoy living alone.
Around half of Tajikistanis returned to their home country, another half settled down in Kyrgyzstan.
Portumna Galway lost those players for most of going so well in the club Championship means Galway lost those players for most of the League and although they got to a league semi-final, maybe they've not settled down just yet.
15, SPA -- Pilgrims settled down this evening in the holy site of Mozdalifah after they were blessed with standing on Arafat.
He told me that I would never get anywhere spiritually unless I settled down.
I had 31 years in a relationship and I don't want to be settled down now," The Daily Express quoted Jo as saying.
The bear settled down in one of the back yards and appeared to be taking it easy, said neighbors and firefighters, who notified the California Department of Fish and Game and the city Animal Services Department.
About 10 years ago, [West] Lawrence Avenue, [which people have often] called Seoul Avenue, was the primary location where [immigrant] Korean Americans settled down.