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camera

 [kam´er-ah] (pl. ca´merae, cameras) (L.)
a cavity or chamber.
Anger camera the original form of gamma camera. Because the Anger camera is by far the most frequently used type of gamma (or scintillation) camera today, the terms are often used interchangeably.
gamma camera (scintillation camera) an electronic instrument that produces photographs or cathode-ray tube images of the gamma ray emissions from organs containing tracer compounds. The original and most commonly used version is the Anger c.

cam·er·a

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cam·er·ae

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cam·er·as

(kam'er-ă, -ē, ăz), [TA]
2. A closed box; especially one containing a lens, shutter, and light-sensitive film or plates for photography.
[L. a vault]

cam·era

, pl. camerae (kam'ĕr-ă, -ē, -ăz) [TA]
1. A closed box; one containing a lens, shutter, and light-sensitive film or digital medium for photography.
2. anatomy Any chamber or cavity, such as one of the chambers of the heart or eye.
[L. a vault]
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What is striking is the resemblance of Camara's story to accounts of initiations into possession cults, ritual ministries, and sometimes musical knowledge that abound in the literature on African religions--the disappearance into the forest, becoming invisible, and reappearing months later with skills learned during a mystical apprenticeship.
Y pronto, ademas de sus cronicas semanales para America, empezo a colaborar en publicaciones madrilenas como La Vida Literaria, El Album de Madrid o Madrid Comico, en cuyas redacciones coincidio con Leal da Camara. El poeta y el dibujante empezaron a tratarse cordialmente, encontrandose con frecuencia en los cafes de la Puerta del Sol, en particular en el salon del Cafe de La Montana.
Ya en su primera pelicula Reservoir dogs (1992) podemos encontrar camaras ralentizadas e incluso citas a peliculas miticas del genero como es el caso de la escena en la que el senor rubio interpretado por Michael Madsen le corta la oreja al policia que tiene atado en una silla para luego intentar prenderle fuego, que muestra similitudes con la escena de Django (1966) de Corbucci en la que el bandido mexicano interpretado por Eduardo Fajardo le corta una oreja a un predicador, para luego metersela en la boca y pegarle un tiro por la espalda cuando sale corriendo.
Camara showed his electric-quick pace now he's getting fit and his goal was superb.
However, suggestions that Camara did not intend to step down sparked public protests which culiminated in a brutal crackdown by the presidential guard on one demonstration in the capital Conakry.
Ahora, con la convergencia y los enlaces de redes, es posible ver las camaras desde cualquier parte del mundo de manera remota a traves de la red y/o Internet, dando paso a la era digital y a la videovigilancia.
Camara took full advantage of his first start of the season by netting with a superb 32nd-minute opener to shatter the resistance of the Magpies.
El discurso de Camara no triza la factura totalizadora de la novela sino que surge ligado al relato historiografico que hace de su performance oral una matriz interpretativa y un mecanismo de inscripcion de la subalternidad.
Laura Rojas Hernandez, quien fue regidora en Tlalnepantla, diputada federal en la LX legislatura, senadora en las LXII y LXIII y actualmente de nuevo legisladora en la LXIV de la Camara de Diputados, dice que sus 10 anos en el servicio parlamentario le dan la base para sus aspiraciones.
A grand jury returned a one-count indictment against Camara that specifically charged Camara with conspiring "with Ray Ekobena and others, known and unknown." During deliberations, the jury submitted the following written question: "Do we need to agree the defendant was conspiring with Ray specifically or conspiring in general?" After consulting with counsel, the district court responded that "[t]he best answer I can give you is that the government has to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant was conspiring specifically with Ray or other known or unknown co-conspirators." A juror immediately asked for clarification: "Did you say 'and' or."The district court re-read its response and concluded, "So, I've said 'or.'"
Recurro a su prestigiado medio para exponer un problema y que sea atendido por el presidente electo Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador; la futura secretaria de Gobernacion, Olga Sanchez Cordero; la futura secretaria de la Funcion Publica, Irma Erendira Sandoval Ballesteros; el presidente de la Camara de Diputados, Porfirio Munoz Ledo; y los diputados de la LXIV Legislatura.

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