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Crawford Williamson (1815– 1878). American physician, born at Danielsville, Georgia, who in 1842 administered ether to a patient before removing a neck tumor, the first recorded use of an anesthetic in surgery.
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John H., U.S. physician, 1856-1927. See: Long coefficient, Long formula.
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Q. Are long flights dangerous? I'm flying next week to my vacation, and the flight is going to be rather long (almost 16 hours non-stop). Several years ago, my 75 years-old aunt had blood clot in her lung after a flight of similar length. I also heard that during flight the blood in the legs clots and that it can cause after that problems with the lungs and breathing. Does this mean it's dangerous for me to fly? Should I change my ticket to shorter connection flights?

A. Do other relatives of yours have blood clotting problems too, like your aunt? You should tell a doctor about the problem your aunt had and ask if it's genetic.

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But this is a gun for the serious long-range shooter, including competition shooters, and gun weight is not typically an issue.
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But before that could happen, I had to attend a long-range shooting class given by Mark Thompson (thompsonlongrange.com), who's been teaching long-range shooting for more than two decades.
While UHF radios give managers mobility and instantaneous push-to-talk communications with their key employees throughout the properties, the lack of a long-range cordless phone extension often keeps the managers tethered to their desks.
18 with the ATV TV station implied the possible adoption of a strategy of local acquisition of long-range SAMs to develop ballistic missiles with offensive capabilities.
Our company library has two books on short- and long-range planning.
"We believe that the North will use the extended launch site in Dongchang-ri to fire a long-range missile longer than the Unha-3," the source said.
DuraFon-SIP is designed to deliver reliable, long-range communications over large areas such as golf courses, resort properties, or high-rise hotels, or in harsh environments like industrial plants, oil and gas fields, and warehouses.
Over the past year, a General Dynamics Mission Systems team supported the Public Safety Communications Research Program's (PSCR) testing of long-range, long-term evolution (LTE) boomer-cell technology using General Dynamics' high-sensitivity Band Class 14 eNodeB, an integral part of the LTE network.
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The awful crash of Malaysian Flight 17 in the eastern Ukraine combat zone seems likely to have been caused by a long-range surface-to-air missile.