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DIS

Abbreviation for:
Departmental Investment Strategy 
Diabetes Intervention Study
Diagnostic Interview Schedule
direct immunofluorescence stain
disability
disease
distance
Division of Information Systems
Drug Information System

drug interactions

; DIs desirable or undesirable outcomes of the simultaneous administration of two or more drugs (i.e. those with narrow therapeutic indices or steep response curves) in 5% of patients who take three or more drugs daily; DIs occur as a result of mutual interaction, endogenous or exogenous chemical agents or dietary constituents; DI risk is increased in polypharmacy, use of prophylactic drug therapies or the severely ill
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Within the Orcus Patera depression itself, the large graben are not visible, probably having been covered by later deposits.
That is, he restores to social life the clients who, having left the protection of the heroes, were again being scattered and lost in the lawless state which is the Orcus of the poets, waiting to swallow all men)" (604).
This representation in Central and North European folklore of the Ogre as inherently harmful to human society is of course consistent with its etymology; his mythological avatar is Orcus, the Roman God of the Underworld, whose name probably spawned the word "ogre.
Yesterday's Meydan-sponsored trial at Chantilly may not have thrown up a challenger for World Cup night, but Yang Tse Kiang booked a trip to the carnival climax with a smooth defeat of Orcus in the supporting conditions race.
Hesperiidae Pyrginae Pyrgus orcus (Stoll,1780) Hesperiidae Pyrginae Pythonides proxenus (Godman & Salvin, 1895) Hesperiidae Pyrginae Quadrus contubernalis (Mabille, 1883) Hesperiidae Pyrginae Staphylus sp.
4 Orcus Patera A run-of-the-mill crater 10 km across comes into sharp focus under MGS's scrutiny; revealing a splashlike pattern of surrounding ejecta thought to indicate the presence of subsurface ice or liquid water at the time of impact.
As with Italian orco ("ogre") and the word ogre itself, it ultimately derives from Latin Orcus, a god of the underworld.
Gloomy Sunday has since won a good race at Dax and ran well in fifth in a Deauville Group 3 the day before we met, while Orcus has twice been runner-up at Listed level.