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1. The combination of a bone graft, metal instrumentation, prosthetic devices, and/or bone cement applied to a specific level of the skeleton in the course of reconstructive or fracture surgery.
2. In psychiatry/psychology, a set of related ideas used to define, understand, and assess a given phenomenon.
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Combination of a bone graft, metal instrumentation, prosthetic devices, and/or bone cement applied to a specific level of the skeleton in the course of reconstructive, dental, or fracture surgery.
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Phase II, which started in 2013, covers constructing roads in three residential districts namely: Al Muhaisna 2 and Al Barsha South 1 and 2.
Start now and enter your organisation for an award in the first Constructing Excellence Award evening to be held anywhere in the UK.
The novel thus re-imagines agency in terms of a reconceptualization of coalition and community as interrelated, emphasizing the need for constructing dynamic coalitions that acknowledge both "connections and diversity" (Kennedy ix), that envision and enact power as power with rather than power over, and that work to ensure survival and a form of justice that embraces care and nurturing and is no longer grounded in hierarchical structures.
Similarly, Constructing Christopher Marlowe "engage[s] ...
His directions are built out of basic tasks familiar to a student of Euclidean geometry: bisecting a line segment, drawing a parallel through a given point, drawing a perpendicular through a given point, constructing a circle through three given points, and a handful of other operations.
Constructing Spanish Womanhood represents an important contribution to Spanish historiography.
The essay which offers the richest possibilities for constructing substantive theological proposals is, ironically, the most controversial one in the book.
However, I believe this argument can only be made by assuming that Hurston was constructing a linear, progressive narrative.
It is not clear, however, how constructing the color name that corresponded to each sample brought about the emergent conditional discriminations.
ISLAMABAD -- A sum of Rs 8,081.135 million (including Wapda's self financing Rs 282.435 million) has been released for constructing 41 Dams and reservoirs in various areas of the country during current financial year 2013-14, said an official of Ministry of Water and Power.
ACC also constructed the Retail Executive Offices and the Personal Shopping Areas for a luxury retailer on Fifth Avenue, and is presently constructing pre-built suites for the industry's top real estate companies as well as interior build-outs for several advertising firms and hedge funds.
The special issue concludes with an "analysis of the analyses" that reviews and integrates the authors' recommendations and suggestions for constructing the future of the profession.

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