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can·de·la (cd),

(kan'de-lă),
The SI unit of luminous intensity, 1 lumen per m2; the luminous intensity, in a given direction, of a source that emits monochromatic radiation of frequency 540 × 1012 Hz and that has a radiant intensity in that direction of 1/683 W per steradian (solid angle).
Synonym(s): candle
[L.]
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Candesartan vs. Losartan Efficacy Study. A trial comparing the antihypertensive effect of candesartan cilexetil—Atacand®—with losartan— Cozaar®
Conclusion Atacand®, an angiotensin receptor blocker, provided a significantly greater reduction in diastolic blood pressure than Cozaar®
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CANDLE

Cardiology A clinical trial–Candesartan versus Losartan Efficacy Comparison–to compare the antihypertensive effect of candesartan cilexetil–Atacand® with losartan. See Candesartan cilexetil.
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According to Candel, Girona earned $13,050 less in 2009 than the amount represented in the employment verification, which the debtors submitted with the loan application; $12,840 less in 2008; and $16,800 less in 2007.
I: Categorias, Topicos, Sobre las Refutaciones Sofisticas, Introduccion, traduccion y notas de Miguel Candel Sanmartin, Madrid, Biblioteca Clasica Gredos, 1982.
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[55] found that MDA in leaves of Kandelia candel was a concentration-dependent free radical generation.
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Overexpression of copper/zinc superoxide dismutase from mangrove Kandelia candel in tobacco enhances salinity tolerance by the reduction of reactive oxygen species in chloroplast.
- Their main attributes are precision and monosemancy as these render them denominative and distinctive qualities which are quintessential for specialist languages [see also Guilbert (1975: 275), Candel (1992) apud Stoichitoiu-Ichim (2006)];