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carp

(kahrp) a fruiting body of a fungus.
Coronary Artery Revascularisation Prophylaxis. A trial that investigated whether there are any benefits to performing coronary artery revascularisation by either CABG or percutaneous coronary intervention before undertaking major elective vascular surgery—e.g., abdominal aortic aneurysm repair or severe arterial occlusive disease involving the legs
Conclusion The study found no benefits

carp

a freshwater fish used extensively for human food in some countries, a pest in others. There are many varieties, including decorative ones. See also silver, common, bighead, mud, carassius carassius, ctenopharyngodon edella. Called also Cyprinus carpio, C. cyprinus.

carp-dropsy complex
the cause is unknown; the clinical syndrome includes ascites and exophthalmos.
carp erythrodermatitis
carp pox
an infectious disease of carp probably caused by a virus.
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Carper and Hunt do an admirable job of bringing together the range of historical scholarship that can inform controversies about contemporary dissenting traditions, which, as the example of Thomas Jefferson reminds us, may one day appear to be the most honest and progressive tradition of all.
and his dissertation on Thomas Gray, Carper resumed writing poetry, now
Jean Carper is a passionate advocate of olive oil because all of its virtues (and seemingly no liabilities) dovetail into a regimen for an ideal diet.
Im proud that Senator Carper and I were able to successfully fight to include our amendment in this bill to help protect service members and their families from identity theft.
I remain deeply concerned that if we kick this can into next year that the next Congress -- like so many Congresses before it -- will be unable to summon the courage necessary to write a long-term plan for our nation's infrastructure,'' Carper said.
Both Parungao and Grageda said that while the DAR does not see a need for an amendment to extend CARPER, it does see the need to extend its authority to issue NOCs and accept voluntary offers to sell.
We have to figure out the right thing to do, not the most expedient thing," Carper said, adding that even some Republicans like his idea.
Carper said that the family notified authorities on Sunday that they were missing since Saturday.
We urge Senators Carper, Webb, Harkin and others to take a close look at the recently released Standards of Responsible Conduct and Transparency, which outline key operating principles for higher education.
Carper and Coons in signing the letter are Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Maggie Hassan (D-NH), Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Ben Cardin (D-MD), Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Jack Reed (D-RI), Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Cory Booker (D-NJ), Kamala Harris (D-CA), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Edward J.