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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.
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"However, in this case, the combination of an ashy layer full of artifacts, mixed with arrowheads, and a very special ornament indicates some kind of devastation and destruction," he added.
Also, it's ironic because the title is ashy, but the film is in full color.
The major influence behind Shehla Chatoor's upcoming collection comprises Excellence Creme 4.1 Profound Brown, 5.1 Profound Light Brown and 6.1 Dark Ash Blonde which are cool-toned shades with ashy reflects.
"Ashy has a good awareness of opportunities," said Jones.
The upper part of the head, from above the eyes to the nape of the neck, is, however, ashy grey.
"By 2015, nesting success was above average for the third consecutive year, with 75 % of pairs laying eggs in burrows and [ceramic] modules, raising a chick to the fledging stage." (2) The initial success with the Rhinoceros Auklets prompted Oikonos and the Park Service to approach Lynch and a new group of students to collaborate on an effective nesting solution for the endangered Ashy Storm Petrel.
A pet peeve is that if I'm heavy handed the powder can make me look a bit ashy. A slight tint for the darker shades of the palette would be better.
These wines convey strong "ashy," "burnt" and "smoky" aromas, with "an excessively drying" backpalate and retro-nasal "ash" perception.
do this several times through the day to stay soft and to avoid dry and ashy winter skin.
Erythema dyschromicum perstans, also known as ashy dermatosis or dermatosis cenicienta, is an acquired, chronic pigmentary disorder characterized by slowly progressive, ashy gray-colored macules/patches distributed symmetrically on the trunk and proximal extremities [1].
Recorded birds in the park include the green-tailed sunbird , chestnut-tailed minla, dark-throated thrush , chestnut thrush, ashy wood pigeon, Eurasian woodcock, rusty-naped pitta and ashy-throated warbler.