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SAG

Abbreviation for:
sagittal
senescence-associated gene
Standards Assurance Group (Medspeak-UK)
statoacoustic ganglion
Swiss agammaglobulinaemia
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sag 

Abbreviation for sagitta or sagittal depth; the height of a segment of a circle or sphere. See lens measure; vertex depth.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann
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