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American Society of Hematology.
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Abbreviation for:
abdominal supracervical hysterectomy
Action on Smoking and Health, see there (Medspeak-UK) 
aldosterone-stimulating hormone
American Society of Hematology
asymmetrical septal hypertrophy
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Nostrums made from the leaves and bark of the tree (Fraxinus excelsior) are alleged to have value in therapy of gastrointestinal disease; clinical tests are ongoing.
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a forest tree of the genus Fraxinus with PINNATE leaves, thin, silver-grey bark with prominent LENTICELS, and close-grained wood.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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Smokers have been told not to put their discarded cigarette butts in the ashtray to avoid hurting the birds.
Ms Roote said: "The week before that we had noticed a bird going in and out of the ashtray.
Your midcentury modern ashtray would probably be worth $25 to $50.
The court was told that Lawson first targeted the elderly widow's bungalow, gaining entry through a closed but unlocked door and stole medication, a watch, St Christopher medals, a harmonica and an ashtray.
During the festival, JTI Korea distributed 4,000 portable ashtrays for free, under the slogan "JTI Korea encourages smokers who are considerate of others."
"I saw an ashtray on the wall and I had a look at it, but I could hear a tapping noise.
He burst in and threw a glass ashtray at her head then returned with a glass tumbler and hit her to the head with it several times and punched her.
He said: "He has the intelligence of an empty ashtray, it is an abysmal emptiness.
"Officers entered my apartment and saw my friend playing PlayStation and an ashtray with two joints next to him.
The UP in Smoke Ashtray will easily lend itself to customization.
NEW YORK -- Scripts for ''Citizen Kane,'' Orson Welles' camera and a cigar ashtray were among the late director's belongings sold at a New York auction.
Robert Williams, whose mum has temporary respite care at Nant Silyn care home in Wrexham, complained to the council after finding an ashtray full of stubbed out cigarettes on the window sill.