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Drug slang A regional street term for a personal supply of drugs
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Vox populi An evaluation to verify something


Lab medicine See Delta check Sports medicine See Body check Vox populi An evaluation to verify something.


1. To stop or obstruct.
2. To examine or test.
3. The act or result of checking.
[O.Fr. eschec, to checkmate, fr. Persian shāh, king]


[O.Fr. eschec]
1. To slow down or arrest the course of a condition.
2. To verify.

Patient discussion about check

Q. What should I get checked for after a year of alcoholism? I'm a little worried about what damage I might have caused during my little drinking escapade and would like to know what I should get checked out. I had a bit of abdominal pain in my stomach area sometimes after drinking so I am concerned mostly what might have caused that. Any info is appreciated. Thanks.

A. Thanks to all.
I appreciate your help..

Q. breast cancer check- once in how much time? I once heard you can check yourself at home as well so you wont run to the doctor's every time. How to do it? and every how many months is it recommended to be checked by the doctor??

A. Breast self-examination wasn't proved to benefit women in preventing breast cancer, mainly because difficulties in performing the examination, so there's no clear recommendation to perform self examination regularly.

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Q. What can I do to check on his behavior and make him regular… my 7 year son is seen with ADHD. I am not able to control on his high urges and irregularity and confusion which comes with this ADHD. What can I do to check on his behavior and make him regular…I know if I start now probably he will be better in coming years….

A. Very well……… need to make some strategies for your child. Like create a daily routine for your child. Place your child`s belongings at the same place daily and at same time. If your child is doing anything, please keep the thing away which may distract him. Limit the choices from many things to 2 things only if possible. Describe anything in clear and short way. Make goals for your child like for positive behavior and appreciate him when he does. Please scold less or don’t shout on him for his mistakes at all rather make him understand by reducing on his demands or choices. Help your child to find his talents and make him work on them.

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M1 consists of currency, C, and total checkable deposits, TCD.
Analysis of fees charged for the maintenance and use of checkable accounts over time is complicated by the fact that the terms of accounts can differ considerably.
An exception to the one-for-one adjustment is the rate on other checkable deposits, which is subject to a "reserve tax" on the margin.
The announced purpose was to reduce a bank practice of sweeping business checkable deposits overnight into money market deposit accounts to avoid required reserves.
In comparison, total checkable deposits amounted to $792 billion (Federal Reserve, 2015d), placing the effective average required reserve ratio at 5.
Bike Friday makes high-quality, custom-built bicycles that fold in seconds and pack into an airline checkable suitcase for easy transport.
On all sides, and there are more than two, the facts are easily available and checkable.
Some listed "facts" could be considered inferences rather than checkable reports.
Chiesa explained that he and his colleagues' approach depends on a variation of 'probabilistically checkable proof' or PCP.
The Norsat Ranger 60 microsat fits within a weather-tight, airline checkable package (IATA compliant).
In this interpretation, redeemable claims to money (bank notes or checkable deposits) are warehouse receipts, issued on the basis of money deposited for the purpose of safekeeping.
How could the Home Office and its teams of crack lawyers cock up something as simple and as checkable as the expiry date of an extradition appeal?