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escape

 [es-kāp´]
the act of becoming free.
vagal escape the exhaustion of or adaptation to neural chemical mediators in the regulation of systemic arterial pressure.
ventricular escape extrasystole in which a ventricular pacemaker becomes effective before the sinoatrial pacemaker; it usually occurs with slow sinus rates and often, but not necessarily, with increased vagal tone.

es·cape

(es-kāp'),
Term used to describe the situation when a pacemaker defaults or AV conduction fails and another, usually lower pacemaker, assumes the function of pacemaking for one or more beats.

es·cape

(es-kāp')
cardiology Term used to describe the situation when a higher pacemaker defaults or atrioventricular conduction fails and a lower pacemaker assumes the function of pacemaking for one or more beats.

escape

  1. any cultivated plant growing in the wild that is not well naturalized.
  2. any organism that is normally captive but which has been freed into the natural environment.

Patient discussion about escape

Q. How can I benefit from hiring a personal trainer so that I can’t escape the schedule? I am interested in improving my health for which I am trying for the past few years but now I took steps to fulfill that. How can I benefit from hiring a personal trainer so that I can’t escape the schedule?

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• Weight Loss
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• Improved Coordination & Balance
• Increased Metabolism
• Increased Knowledge
• Build Larger muscles (Bodybuilding)
• Improved Overall Health
• Guaranteed Fitness and Results!
• Increased Strength
• Decreased Body Fat
• Improved Posture
• Strengthen Lower Back
• Increased Bone Density
• Decreased Risk Of Diseases

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(With a reminder from the teacher, child presses escape key then finds the correct piece and inserts it.)
The keyboard has other Windows enhancements: The Q key turns into an escape key, while other keys perform typical mouse actions such as CUT, COPY, PASTE and UNDO.
However, it cannot tell you what key is PF2 on your keyboard or what your system is using as a Telnet escape key.
With KERMIT, it is better to press CTRL-C (the left bracket key is an escape key).
Martin Ashburn has launched The Escape Key in Newcastle city centre
Pressing the escape key brings up the first page of the menu again.
Following the (MENUBRANCH) command on the same line, there is a (BRANCH k2) command, which, if the Escape key is pressed while the menu is being displayed, will branch back to the same user-designed menu.