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pilar

 [pi´ler]
pertaining to the hair.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hair·y

(hār'ē),
1. Of or resembling hair.
See also: hirsutism.
2. Covered with hair.
See also: hirsutism.
Synonym(s): pilar, pilary, pilose
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

CLEC2A

A gene on chromosome 12p13.31 that encodes a C-type lectin domain protein which enhances TCR-stimulated T-cell expansion by upregulating anti-apoptotic proteins. CLEC2A may modulate T-cell homing to lymph nodes through SELL. It facilitates immune recognition of keratinocytes by interacting with KLRF2 and stimulating natural killer cell mediated cytotoxicity. CLEC2A is primarily expressed in the skin.
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hair·y

(hār'ē)
1. Of or resembling hair.
2. Covered with hair.
See also: hirsutism
Synonym(s): pilar, pilary, pileous, pilose.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The October 12 feast day of Our Lady of the Pillar, called "Nana Pilar" by Imusenos, is one of the most anticipated occasions in the district.
12, the actual feast of Our Lady of the Pillar, patroness of Spain and all Hispanic nations, including the Philippines.
The groundbreaking ceremony for the estimated P1.4-billion three-and-four-story building is set on Friday (October 12), the Feast Day of Nuestra Senora La Virgen del Pilar (Our Lady of the Pillar), the city's queen patroness.
Carmel, the Penafrancia (both of Bicol and of Paco, Manila), the Guadalupe, the Soledad de Porta Vaga of Cavite, Our Lady of the Pillar (or La Zaragoza of Zamboanga and even of Santa Cruz, Manila), and, of course, the Nuestra Senora de Guia in Ermita and the Nuestra Senora de Remedios in Malate, churchshrines where she would frequently attend Mass and do her devotions.
IMUS, Cavite - The Ospital ng Imus, the first public hospital in this historical capital city, will open its doors to the public on October 12, the feast day of the miraculous Nuestra Senora del Pilar (Our Lady of the Pillar), the city's queen patroness.
Fort Pilar is a Spanish fortress camp in Zamboanga City built in the 17th century and named in honor of Our Lady of the Pillar. Its complete name is Real Fuerza de Nuestra SeAora del Pilar de Zaragoza.
James is also intimately related to the devotion to Our Lady of the Pillar whose main shrine is in Zaragoza, Spain, a former Roman colony.
Among the nearby churches are Our Lady of the Pillar Cathedral in Imus, St.
Isabelle Climaco-Salazar announced that Monday, October 12, is a special non-working holiday in this city in fitting celebration of the feast of Our Lady of the Pillar. The mayor said the declaration of a special holiday is pursuant to Republic Act 7350 approved on April 2, 1992 through the initiative of the late Rep.
Paolinne Michelle "Mich" Liggayu, fiancAaAaAeA@e of Jamvhille "Jam" Sebastia delivered a touching eulogy during his funeral on Sunday at the Our Lady of the Pillar Parish Church in Las PiAaAaAeA~as Cit
San Pedro -- In the end, the activist priest who had wanted a "poor man's burial" was brought by his brother priests to his final resting place-a garden in the Our Lady of the Pillar Parish in Imus City, after a funeral Mass concelebrated by a bishop and 60 members of the clergy Monday.

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