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empty

said of a female of breeding age; nonpregnant.

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Q. How can I know the inhaler is empty? My 8 years-old boy has asthma and he takes steroids with inhaler. Every time it runs out of med we get a prescription for a new one. Is that OK? A friend that her son is treated with similar inhaler told me that towards the end it no longer delivers enough medication. How can I know I should get a new one?

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Q. what does it mean when an ultrasound shows an empty amniotic sac and no baby?

A. This exact thing happened with my friend who is now 22 weeks with her first baby. She had 2 additional sacs - both empty - and the doctor said that the pregnancy had probably started out as triplets but that only one of the embryos had actually established and continued to grow.

Her doctor said it is very common for a woman to have more than one egg fertilize but that in most cases the pregnancy continues as a singleton only. She told my friend that the empty sacs would just disappear through time (which they did) and that they posed no danger to her baby.

Q. I took vitamin B on an empty stomack and then had coffee. it gave me a terrible Stomach ache. why?

A. hi again! you should take them right after a meal. those pills are vary concentrated and some of the B vitamins are acidic. taking it without eating first will get your stomach protesting ...as you well saw...

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Granted that our mind originally is emptily oriented toward the Whole of what-is via the notion of Being, the question is how that emptiness is to be filled in.
The great object of the poet is to get rid of the cumbrous & the emptily quaint, & buckle down to the plain, the direct, & the vital--the pure, precious stuff of actual life & human daily speech.
This sort of greenery doesn't affect positively on myself, because a vast space surrounded by prefabs affects very emptily and raw".
The effort of the literary archive to restore memory, culture, and, not least, the possibility of interpretation is necessitated by the vacuum created by the bomb, an emptily signifying space left up for grabs in the aftermath.
These brooding characters prop their elbows on cafe tables, their elongated fingers curling and clutching, gazing emptily into space.
1040: "Drift like an untethered boat, emptily wandering whither you will".
Sister Monica Joan's mental state seems to be rapidly diminishing, and Sister Bernadette fears the worst when she is found staring emptily from the foreshore, barefoot and wearing just her nightdress.
12, 156-57), or is simply "gazing emptily at the view" (ibid.
Once again Wilson was left to suffer but this time he witnessed the devastation from the inside, staring emptily around Celtic's own four walls as the noise of celebration echoed in.
You were preoccupied this week with emptily comparing yourself to past leaders, from David Ben Gurion to Ariel Sharon; you might want to reach further back into Jewish history and take a page from Moses.
Now, when present life has become too unconvincing to whet one's horns on, that which had earlier blustered and gushed emptily now stands uninhibitedly apart in the beautiful old.
If the camera catches him, it will catch the phantom of the man he might have been, staring emptily into a garden gone to seed.