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Genus of anthropoid apes that includes the gorilla and chimpanzee. Pan panisus and Pan troglodytes are chimpanzee species used in biologic experiments.
[G. myth. god of forest]


polyarteritis nodosa.


Greek mythological god of the forest.
panic - extreme and unreasoning anxiety and fear.

polyarteritis nodosa

; PAN rare form of necrotizing vasculitis affecting medium-sized arteries (male:female ratio of 2:1) during the fourth to fifth decade of life, especially in hepatitis B-positive individuals, causing multisystem inflammation; presents as a vague systemic illness with muscle pains, mononeuritis multiplex (due to vasa nervorum involvement), abdominal pains, severe hypertension, chest pain, renal impairment, arthritis, claudication, cutaneous purpura, ulcers and gangrene; treated with immunosuppressive drugs and antiviral therapy
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According to Panes, the project is expected to boost Phinma Energy's current power-generating capacity from 54 MW to 94 MW-roughly a quarter of the company's 400-MW portfolio in the Philippines-in the next 10 years.
In Design view for a table, go to the Field Properties pane and click on the property that will contain the expression.
Each pane of glass weighs nearly half a tonne and is made up of five different layers.
The recollection of the materiality ensuing between those parallel panes of glass still accompanies Macchi's bold new pictorial formulations, anchoring his processes in gestural assertions that refute our faith in our ability to verbally reconstruct them.
A West Midlands Police spokesman said: "Police are investigating five instances of criminal damage at the Bert Williams Centre in the last month which caused damage to large panes of glass.
This is where the temperature difference on the outside of the window compared to the inside of the window is so great one of the panes is sucked into the gap and cracks or even shatters.
If a flashover room fire occurred next to the facade, the piece of interior glass pane (but not those panes at positions above it) can be easily broken due to direct exposure to thermal radiation.
Set as initially open (on page load): a specific pane OR all panes OR no pane.
Frost forms on the inside of window panes when it is very cold outside, below freezing, and there is moist air inside the house.
Insulating glass (two panes sealed together) with a solar heat-reflective coating is appropriate for buildings concerned with staying warm in winter, cool in summer.
We noticed one of the panes of glass had been smashed.
The glass panes on Capital Gate make up more than 700 larger glass "diamonds," and were manufactured in the United Sates with the steel frames holding the glass precision-cut in Austria before being shipped to the UAE.