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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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All construction workers at the site will be housed in the Village, whether employed directly by TRSDC or by contractors, it added.
Most of these unorganized construction workers are migratory workers and come from different villages of the country.
High risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include Veterans of the US Navy, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, steel mill workers, miners, factory workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, and construction workers. Typically the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's.
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The controversial ABCC has the power to coerce construction workers into secret interviews without legal representation of their choice.
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Tutay told the BusinessMirror that this will be the agency's additional option, aside from increasing the number of new construction workers.
Unfortunately, due to its inclusion in the informal sector, construction workers are not eligible for participation in Cambodia's National Social Security Fund (NSSF).
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The construction workers were found dead and in each other's arms at 1.10pm about 40 metres from where three other of their colleagues were rescued.

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