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Nursing An absorbent disposable napkin covered on one side by plastic, which may be placed under a patient with incontinence
Pathology A round or square flat metal grid on which tissue is placed in a cryostat as a solid support for cutting frozen sections
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chuck

(chŭk)
A clamp or fastener that secures a moving part of a tool, or the object being worked on.
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"Wilt thou have my hide or my money, sweet chuck?" But to this the other answered never a word.
Why, if I went to Scotland Yard this minute, to give myself up, they'd chuck me out for a harmless lunatic.
After over 100 years, the classic Chucks has been updated with the release of Chuck Taylor All Star II last 2015.
The three-jaw chuck allows switching from mandrels to collet chucks to face drivers and centers.
Basic collet chucks are the most popular tool-holding system clue to their flexibility and ability to secure a variety of shank sizes via a simple collet change.
In tungara frogs, males gather en masse to attract female frogs with a call that is made up of a longer "whine" followed by one or more short "chucks."
has unveiled a newly designed air chuck to its line of Cor-Lok air and mechanical chucks.
Production Milling Chucks are low-profile manually-actuated concentric clamping systems that integrate with tombstones and pallets for machining centers, milling machines, and grinders.
CAC (Converter Accessory Corporation) adds a new chuck to its line of COR-LOK air and mechanical chucks.
The plates are available for chucks from 10 to 60" diameter, in standard height and extra high.
She and her colleagues have been investigating whether chucks might indicate something about males that all three groups would benefit from knowing.
Not only did I want to hunt Hoffman's, but I wanted to hunt it from Chucks stand.