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adjunction

A virtually extinct term for the use of a combined -drug or -modality approach to treating a disease; adjunctive therapy.
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Then [X.sub.1], [X.sub.2], and [X.sub.1] [intersection] [X.sub.2] are qlc pairs by adjunction (see Theorem 2.6 and [7, Theorem 6.3.5 (i)]).
The systems modeled in this way can be subjected to various morphological operations like dilation, erosion, adjunction, opening, closing, and filtering.
In the paper [32] we studied the adjunction between the category of monoids and the category of groups, given by the group completion of a monoid, from the point of view of categorical Galois theory.
It is also a cynical way like in the Black humour that scoffs morality but a witty and intelligent game of mind essentially based on sentence adjunction or omission and the verbal substitution of old words by new ones so that the reader or the hearer cannot help laughing about the witticism.
Both these procedures can be used individually or in adjunction to each other for the detection of nature (benign or malignant) of breast lump.
Therefore, Poe's problem, that of researching on the real domain of poetry, which he solved by adjunction, is solved by Moreas through exclusion.
A decreased prevalence of atherosclerosis on postmortem examination has been associated with adjunction of polyunsaturated acids, especially alpha-linolenic acid, to the diet of psittacine birds.
By adjunction, we get the product in K0, then we use our knowledge of the pair QSym/NCSF and the Z-module duality to conclude.
Thermal water applications present an inexpensive nonpharmacological adjunction as well and could therefore further reduce the medicine consumption and costs.
The active coupling can be approximated to passive coupling, where the approximation is defined by the adjunction or the equivalence between Intent and Extent.
Exclusion criteria were: incomprehensible language; when other drug(s) had been taken in adjunction with the methoxetamine (exception was made for tobacco); and when the account had been found previously in the data collection.
In addition, I assume that adjunction can occur to the right or to the left of the tree.