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AMBER

(am'bĕr),

am·ber

(am'bĕr),
1. A hard, dark yellow to tan, fossilized resin derived from pine trees.
2. Having a dark yellow to tan color.
3.
[Ar. anbar]

amber

A fossilised yellowish tree resin; amber has been used in Chinese medicine as a diuretic, nerve tonic, sedative, to dissolve blood clots, for amenorrhoea, cataracts, convulsions, hysteria and nocturnal emissions.

There is no peer-reviewed data to support or refute therapeutic efficacy.

AMBER

Advanced multi-beam equalisation radiography. A type of imaging that was tested and failed to improve over conventional chest radiography for diagnosing interstitial lung disease, emphysema, diffuse infiltrative disease, pulmonary nodules, mediastinal masses, calcifications of nodules and regional lymphadenopathy.

AMBER

(am'bĕr)
Acronym for advanced multiple-beam equalization radiography.
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But they did find time for a bite to eat in town before heading to Amber's house in Whickham, Gateshead, for a family party, and as can be seen from shots on Greg's Instagram account, the congratulations banners were out in force!
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"We are very pleased with this new and innovative partnership and we hope other countries will come across this great example," Frank Hoen, Founder and Chairman of Amber Alert Europe said.
The inquest heard allegations that Amber - whose body was found in a hedgerow near her home - suffered emotional abuse, and that her stepdad Danny "humiliated" her and gave her "severe punishments".
Later, Lou corners Amber and finds drugs in her possession, enough to send her back to jail.