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cha·os

(kā-os),
1. State of such total disorganization that it has no constructive predicates.
2. A state in which no causal relationships are operating.
[G., primeval formless void]

chaos

[kā′əs]
total disorganization with no causal relationships operating.

CHAOS

Abbreviation for:
Cambridge Heart Antioxidant Study
can’t handle another overwhelming situation
chief has arrived on the scene (Medspeak-UK)
common hierarchical access object system
congenital high-airway obstruction syndrome

CHAOS

Cambridge Heart Anti-Oxidant Study Cardiology An on-going study that concluded that vitamin E supplements ↓ the risk of acute MI in Pts with known CAD. See Angina, Coronary artery disease, Silent ischemia.
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Those inundations, which occurred when a glacial lake burst through the edge of the ice sheet that constrained it, sculpted a chaotically eroded terrain in eastern Washington that geologists aptly call the Channeled Scablands.
Winner of the 2005 Nightboat Poetry Prize, Glean (the title refers to the gathering of grain after harvest) is an anthology of free verse (sometimes so free-verse that the words are chaotically arranged) poems by Missouri native and journal-published poet Joshua Kryah.
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