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Mechanical apparatus with movable transparent racks to which a large number of radiographs can be attached, to enable selection and viewing in front of a stationary bank of lights.
[L. alterno, to do by turns, fr. alter, either of two]
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Mechanical apparatus with movable transparent racks to which a large number of radiographs can be attached, to enable selection and viewing in front of a stationary bank of lights.
[L. alterno, to do by turns, fr. alter, either of two]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012


An electrical generator that produces alternating current.
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The two programs go hand-in-hand. One is about what caused the developmental process to get stuck or sluggish. The other is about encouraging the developmental process to catch up when it is behind.

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