bugeyes


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A popular term for the marked bilateral exophthalmos with proptosis, caused by the infiltrative ophthalmopathy, which is seen in more than 1/2 of patients with Graves’ thyrotoxicosis, but which is less common in non-Graves’ hyperthyroidism

bugeyes

Endocrinology Popular for marked bilateral exophthalmos with proptosis, caused by the infiltrative ophthalmopathy, which is seen in more than12 of Graves' thyrotoxicosis, but which is less common in non-Graves' hyperthyroidism. See Graves' disease.
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Some skipjacks and bugeyes from Maryland were part of the oyster fleet, but they did not perform as well as the schooners (Rolfs, 1971).
The dredging vessels ranged from small two-man boats to schooners 23 m long and included pungies, bugeyes, and sloops.
Cheaper to construct and more economical to operate, they eventually replaced the pungies and bugeyes. Power hoists, driven by gasoline engines, replaced the manual winders beginning in 1906 (Vojtech, 1993).