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Symbol for mannose; mannosyl.
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n. pl. men (mĕn)
1. An adult male human.
2. A human regardless of sex or age; a person.
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The official abbreviation for mannose.
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Vox populi A male human. See Hole-in-the-stomach man, Ice man, Marlboro Man, Reference man, Renaissance man, Visible Man.
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Patient discussion about man

Q. I am a man with breast cancer. Hello friends, you might have heard about breast cancer in women but here I am a man with breast cancer. Is Herceptin licensed to treat me?

A. Hi, what were your symptoms and when did you discover you had breast cancer?

Q. what are the basics products we as a humans, need to have in our diet?

A. A regular healthy diet should be comprised of a 40-50% carbohydrate (bread, rice, etc.), 30-40% protein (dairy, meat, chicken, fish) and 20% fat. Other important ingredients are fruit and vegetables, that contain large amounts of fibers and vitamins.

Q. Is there a difference between a man's diet and a woman's diet? let say for the point of it the weight the same and they are in the same age .

A. no one should have the same exact diet, you need to find what works for you and helps you achieve your goals.

the base of the diet could be the same, for example burn calories then you consume. But other wise, find what works for you.

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IT'S A SCHU IN: Ralf Schumacher takes his first pole position and (inset) expresses his joy; MAN OF STRAW: Jenson Button must show more bottle
For example, Heinrich Mann's seminal novel Der Untertan is glossed as 'The Subject' on page 183 and as 'The Underdog' on page 310, without any reference to the English title, 'Man of Straw'.
When Yeung first arrived on the scene and bought 29.9 per cent of the club in the summer of 2007 and then held off from completing a full takeover, he was chided as a 'man of straw' by Gold.
Kenyon's Man Of Straw struck a chord with many with his lines: "Here's a rhyme for Mr Straw Nobody trusts you any more In the face of over whelming fact You closed your eyes - refused to act."
AT least we now know his Man Of Straw nickname was accurate.
He might be leading in opinion polls but David Cameron is a man of straw without the policies or passion to lead Britain.