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an anatomic structure with branches resembling a tree.
bronchial tree the bronchi and their branching structures; see color plates.
tracheobronchial tree the trachea, bronchi, and their branching structures; see color plates.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Anatomy Any branching structure—e.g., bronchial tree, vascular tree
Botany A perennial woody plant having a main trunk and usually a distinct crown
Evidence-based medicine A diagram of an algorithm for a particular process
Evolutionary biology A schematic which demonstrates the relatedness of organisms
Genetics A diagram with branches in descending lines showing relationships as to lineage
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Patient discussion about tree

Q. Could i be allergic to trees? I have a lot of olive trees in my neighborhood and I have been told that olive trees are highly allergic.

A. Thanks a lot Brandon. I'll try your tip

Q. if someone is allergic to olive trees, does that mean they are allergic to olive oil as well?

A. I asked him, and he said he has no prob with olive oil.
Dinner was spectacular if i may add :)

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The result consists of 1910 POIs, and 100 POIs are shown both in the directory tree and on the map; thus, 20 pages (Math.Ceil [1910/100]) are needed to display the results.
The Forest is exactly what it sounds like: groves of directory trees, living independent lives under the watchful eyes of forest managers, who had a new incentive to partner with department-level server managers.
The Explorer-style folder viewer quickly identifies files with differences and handles huge directory trees with ease.
The principles apply remarkably well to electronic directory trees. Underlying them is one overriding goal: There must be only one place to save each file.
Product highlights include new visual folder comparison, enabling you to compare entire directory trees. This is ideal for detecting changes in different versions of source code or web pages.
Some of them may sit on top of an Oracle engine or a SQL engine, but may have directory trees or application data that sits outside of that Oracle engine or that SQL engine and is at risk and needs to be addressed in a specific application module to enable hot backup.

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