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lit·er·a·ture

(lit'tĕr-ă-chūr),
1. Body of written work on a specific topic.
2. Colloquial usage indicating any printed matter on a given topic (that is, manufacturer's literature).
[L. literatura, fr. literae, letters, writing]

literature

As used by doctors, the body of information on which the science of medicine is based.

Pronunciation:
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, LITT ruh t’your
Medspeak-US: pronounced, litter ruh churr

lit·er·a·ture

(lit'ĕr-ă-chŭr)
A body of written material.
[L. literatura, fr. literae, letters, writing]

literature,

n the entire body of writings on a given subject.
literature, dental,
n the entire body of writing on dentistry. Most specifically, those writings published following a referee process to validate the scientific discipline in which the writings were produced.
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The literature describes functions of the complete system, including primary shredding, secondary processing, primary granulation, final processing and custom material preparation.
Khalil Barhoum is a Senior Lecturer in the Division of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages at Stanford University.
This issue, then, the last one to be published in this century looks both backward and forward: backward at what literature has been and forward at what literature might be.
With the help of Arrowsmith, we have developed five additional examples of complementary noninteractive literature structures (Swanson & Smalheiser, 1997; Smalheiser & Swanson, 1994, 1996a, 1996b, 1998a), each of which led to a novel, plausible, and testable medical hypothesis.
In the same year, Susan Bassnett in her book Comparative Literature: A Critical Introduction proclaimed that Comparative Literature "has already been dead in one sense".
For instance, According to a MA thesis by Johan Petersson (2014) on Swedish literature translated into Arabic, 284 Swedish titles have thus far been translated into Arabic, the vast majority of these since the 1990s.
DUNBAR, EVE, "The Multiple Frames for a Dynamic Diaspora in Richard Wright's Black Power, " Papers on Language and Literature 44 (2008): 35464.
Briefly tracing the origin of Commonwealth Literature sounds superfluous or appears to be recounting the historical facts that we are conversant with.
The decision was made without consultation with literature and humanities teachers and scholars and educational planners.
Many of the eighteen contributors to Part Two, "Model Courses," heed West's call to pay careful attention to the substantive critiques of law and culture offered by literature; critiques which become especially evident when literature is examined within its specific socio-historical context.
I read the story with a view to analysing how this piece of literature played a role in developing language and literacy skills whilst being relevant to the reader.
Certo provides a comprehensive literature review of the benefits of small-group literature discussions.