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Ham

(ham),
Thomas Hale, U.S. physician, 1905-1987. See: Ham test.

ham

(ham),
1. Synonym(s): popliteal fossa
2. The buttock and back part of the thigh.
[A.S.]

HAM

HTLV-I-associated myelopathy. See Tropical spastic paraparesis.

ham

[AS. haum, haunch]
1. The popliteal space or region behind the knee.
2. A common name for the thigh, hip, and buttock.
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There were just under 5,000 discrete internet connections to Arkansas Skywarn that day, and more people were listening via scanner or on amateur radio frequencies.
The group earned Haitian General Class Amateur Radio licenses, allowing them to operate on the local and long-distance frequencies that permit communication with embassy wardens and even the United States.
The Rhondda Amateur Radio Society is currently running courses for Foundation licences for the Scouts on a Monday and anyone else who may be interested on Tuesday nights from 7.30pm at Tonypandy Scout Hall, near St George's Park Playground.
"Coordinating the entire amateur radio members in the GCC region, QARS has also planned an elaborate society in the future." The festival is being organised as part of activities to celebrate Qatar National Day.
Al-Attiyah said at least five mobile amateur radio stations would be set up on Qatar's National Day (tomorrow) to amuse people on the Corniche.
Peter Brookes, Chair of the Porthmadog Amateur Radio Society and (right) The Tamar lifeboat
Northumbria Amateur Radio Club and the Border Amateur Radio Society will gather tomorrow at Barmoor Castle Country Park near Lowick in Northumberland.
The object was found about three hours later to be a device to transmit Morse code in ham radio communications, which a 47-year-old company employee left behind on his way home in Nagoya after attending an amateur radio event in western Japan, the police said.
Kannan is an amateur radio operator, and is involved in making different radio equipments through which he communicates with other amateur radio operators on a non-professional basis.
The use of amateur radio during this project has generated sufficient interest for the girls to study for the amateur radio foundation licence examination.
They have obtained special dispensation to bring an amateur radio club to the island and set up a temporary broadcast centre for 24 hours.

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