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Sudan

 [soo-dan´]
a group of azo compounds used as biological stains for fats.

Sudan

/Su·dan/ (soo-dan´) a group of azo compounds used as biological stains for fats.
Sudan black B  a black, fat-soluble diazo dye, used as a stain for fats.

Sudan

(sū-dăn′)
One of a number of related biological stains for which fats have a special affinity, including Sudan II, Sudan III (G), Sudan IV, and Sudan R.

Sudan

a group of lipophilic azo compounds used as biological stains for fats, e.g. Sudan III, Sudan IV.

Sudan stain test
a useful screening test for steatorrhea. Feces mixed with Sudan III or Sudan IV stain are examined microscopically for detection of undigested (direct test) or digested (indirect test) fats that appear as red-stained globules.
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Awad Ahmed Eljazz, Minister of Energy and Mining of the Republic of the Sudan, following the formal signing ceremony in Khartoum March 1, 1997 is attached.
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Khartoum, April 23 (SUNA) - The Ambassador Omer Issa Ahmed extended his credentials Monday as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of the Sudan to the People's Republic of China, to the President China Xi Jinping.
By Isaiah Abraham December 21, 2011 -- The Republic of South Sudan (RSS) and the Republic of the Sudan (RS) relationships have reached its lowest ebb ever.
CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 1996--ARAKIS ENERGY CORPORATION (NASDAQ:AKSEF) reports that its wholly-owned subsidiary, State Petroleum Corporation, has completed production testing on its previously announced El Toor 62a discovery well in the Republic of the Sudan.
WASHINGTON, Sept, 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Embassy of the Republic of the Sudan in Washington, DC hereby states the following regarding president Omar al-Bashir's participation in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) meetings:
Based on this SPLM-N statement, the Government of the Republic of the Sudan would like to draw the attention of the Regional Community and the International Community, and the African Union in particular, to the destructive attitude of this armed entity against peace, security and stability between the Republic of the Sudan and the Republic of South Sudan.

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