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(klowd),
Adjective applied to patients, adults or babies, who spread methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus into their surroundings in excessive nasal secretions resulting from viral upper respiratory infection.
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* JUICY PAN-SEARED chicken breast, beautifully plated with a colorful roasted beet salad; white tuna sashimi, displaying expert knife work, next to cloudlike tufts of avocado mousse; smooth, refreshing coconut lime sorbet scooped in perfect spheres, garnished with a delicate ginger tuile.
On a technology front, proactive organizations begin to look at the underpinning architectures and organizational changes that can make them more responsive, agile, and cloudlike. These might include the use of unified or, converged, infrastructures, software automation and the short-term deployment of private cloud proofs of concept--especially for the immediate needs of application developers in the organization.
Much like your pillow at home, the top layer is hypoallergenic polyester; it is plump, feeling soft and cloudlike when you lay on it.
rather dubious that the cloudlike subject of politics can be the object of clocklike science.
(45) Pynchon picks up this theme in the opening of Against the Day when the Chums of Chance are on their way to the World's Columbian Exposition, writing: 'it was as if the Chums, who, out on adventures past, had often witnessed the vast herds of cattle adrift in ever-changing cloudlike patterns across the Western plains, here saw that unshaped freedom being rationalized into movement only in straight lines and at right angles and a progressive reduction of choices' (p.
"The discovery of two faint, cloudlike objects circling the earth at the same distance as the moon has been reported by the Polish astronomer K.
4a), ESO-rich particle (the light region) with the diameter of about 0.9 [micro]m, corresponding to the voidlike phase in SEM image of CES-S2, can be found, and cloudlike darker regions in the ESO-rich particle could also be observed, which correspond to the silica networks formed by acid-catalysis in sol-gel process (27).
Hutton includes in her study the marbling technique abri (a Persian term meaning cloudlike), and the significance of the starving nag in paintings and drawings.
Emanating from cloudlike sources and ebbing into cloud-like sinks, the double-line, pipe-and-valve-like icons that fill and drain the stocks represent flows or rate variables that cause the stocks to change.
Washed with cloudlike texture, the facade subtly shifts from white to blue and back to white in tune with the Islamic calendar, which follows the 28-day lunar cycle.
The light of false dawn ghosted the sky, turning the deep indigo into something more cloudlike. Katie stretched her legs against the dusty floor of the pickup's cab, pushing the soles of her hip waders into the truck's mats.
In a few pegmatites beautiful bi-colored topaz was found showing a sky-blue and pale pinkish orange color, sometimes with beautiful white "cloudlike" fluorite inclusions.