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holy grail

Medtalk A literary way of expressing 'elusive goal'
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Grail is conducting one of the largest clinical study programs ever pursued in genomic medicine in collaboration with leading community and academic medical centers.
For many of the interviewees, the Grail was love at first sight that never abated over decades of commitment to the group.
Is the Grail a platter, a cup, a horn of plenty, a rock, a seed, a divine child, or a woman?
He argues that the Grail is the central image/force of Arthurian literature.
The Holy Grail has been a issue of controversy and debate amongst historians and theologians - with some religious figures claiming the grail is actually the Holy Chalice, used by Jesus Christ at the Last Supper.
The Groovy Grails experience was well attended and featured an impressive list of technocrats including Shrikant Vashista, Director Engineer at Global Logic, Ganesh Gembali,Core member of JSChannel, Manoj Mohan, Senior Software Engineer at IntelliGrape Software amongst others.
The GRAIL mission measured the internal structure of the Moon in unprecedented detail for nine months in 2012.
Rogers employs an art therapist, a yoga/relaxation professional, and Grail, the recreational therapist.
This sacred site is famous for its Red Spring, or Blood Spring, so named for the red-tinted, iron-rich sacred healing waters said to have sprung forth when Joseph of Arimathea either buried or washed the Holy Grail.
Award-winning Llangollen Brewery has created a new beer, called Holy Grail Ale.
Summary: Footage filmed by the spacecraft Grail of the dark side of the Moon has been released by Nasa.