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MAT

MAT

multifocal atrial tachycardia; see chaotic atrial tachycardia, under tachycardia.

mat

1 abbreviation for maternity.
2 abbreviation for maturity.
3 abbreviation for maternal.

MAT

Abbreviation for:
maternal
mean arousal time
medical analysis tool
medical assistance team
metaphase anaphase transition
methionine adenosyltransferase
microagglutination test
microscopic agglutination test
multiagent therapy
multifocal atrial trachycardia (see there)
myeloablative therapy

MAT

Multifocal atrial trachycardia, see there.

MAT

Abbreviation for multifocal atrial tachycardia.

MAT

microscopic agglutination test.

mat

a localized, tight tangle of hairs, often seen in poorly groomed longhaired dogs and cats. They occur most commonly around the ears and on the legs, but in extreme cases, large areas of the body may be encased in a continuous mat.

mat rush
mat spurge
euphorbiadrummondii.
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On foreign policy, he went to the mat for NAFTA, rammed through the expansion of NATO, refused to sign the treaties abolishing land mines and establishing a world court, lobbied for the arms companies, and bombed Iraq, the Sudan, and Afghanistan.