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Long

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Crawford Williamson (1815– 1878). American physician, born at Danielsville, Georgia, who in 1842 administered ether to a patient before removing a neck tumor, the first recorded use of an anesthetic in surgery.

Long

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John H., U.S. physician, 1856-1927. See: Long coefficient, Long formula.

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Q. Are long flights dangerous? I'm flying next week to my vacation, and the flight is going to be rather long (almost 16 hours non-stop). Several years ago, my 75 years-old aunt had blood clot in her lung after a flight of similar length. I also heard that during flight the blood in the legs clots and that it can cause after that problems with the lungs and breathing. Does this mean it's dangerous for me to fly? Should I change my ticket to shorter connection flights?

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It is likely that the net long position has already fallen further, since the data refer to positions at the end of trading on July 21, and oil prices continued to fall throughout the rest of the week.
S&P Pan Arab Shariah Balanced - Growth Index - the Index takes a long position in the S&P Pan Arab Composite Shari'ah Total Return Index with a 75 per cent weight, and a long position in the Dow Jones Total Return Sukuk Index with a 25 per cent weight.
Also driving The Amvona Fund's top-ranking August 2014 performance was its long position in American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.
But the market has become "locked" into a classic bubble as all the hedge funds and money managers have tried to implement the same, bullish, view on prices at the same time by taking long positions in WTI and Brent futures and options.
lt;/strong>If the security is trending up, then one might only take long positions.
The size of the long positions is giving reason for concern as the market can easily be looked at as being in overbought territory, at least in the short term.
Finally, the Association proposes Treasury eliminate the obligation that a firm bidding above the reporting threshold but short or flat the auctioned security report a zero Net Long Position.
A taxpayer with a significantly appreciated long position would hedge it by selling an equal amount of stock short.
Pasternak is waiting for more evidence that the stock's turnaround is complete before entering a long position.
The funds net long position over the month of October peaked on the nineteenth of the month, when they were net long 15,554.