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marking

(mark'ing),
1. The act of indicating or distinguishing a thing by placing on it a sign, symbol, or other perceptible trace.
2. A pattern of coloration or other visible figuration, particularly one that is characteristic of a species or variety of plant or animal.
[M.E. mark, fr. O.E. mearc, + -ing]

mark·ing

(mahrking)
The act of indicating or distinguishing a thing by placing on it a sign, symbol, or other perceptible trace.

Patient discussion about marking

Q. How to prevent Stretch Marks? I am pregnant and am starting to get Stretch Marks. How can I stop them?

A. Stretch Marks are hereditary and some women get it while others don't. There are special creams out there in order to prevent stretch marks, however I recommend you take a good moisturizing cream and rub it on your stomach and anywhere else that you need to, every night after the bath.

Q. I want to know why do all pregnant woman get stretch marks and how to treat them? I have given birth to a baby boy recently….it is joyous time on Christmas Eve. This is my second baby. During my previous delivery I didn’t get any stretch mark but now. I want to know why do all pregnant woman get stretch marks and how to treat them?

A. not all women get stretchmarks during pregnancy. some women get them without being pregnant.

Q. Are these stretch marks very common and how to avoid them? I mean which cream to be used? I am in my 8 th month. Everything is going good. Just a worry came when I saw one woman having stretch marks. Are these stretch marks very common and how to avoid them? I mean which cream to be used?

A. Hi , this is my 2nd baby. During the last pregnancy I had stretch marks. I have seen some ladies, who do not have at all. I met one woman with 4 children she did not have any. One of my friend; had in the very first pregnancy. There are creams available for use by pregnant woman before and after pregnancy to avoid stretch marks altogether.

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According to Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed, the exam results will be out before Christmas.The CS said marking will be done in good time in order to allow parents to plan.
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Combining precise, single-pin, indent-style marking and computer controls, the SP-Round Marker Computer-Controlled System permanently marks pipe, tubing, solid bar stock, cylinders including gas, and other round products.
For Derrida, "In marking itself generically, the text unmarks itself (se demarque).
Bastian insists that "Twombly sees the object and the sign that stands for it as a simultaneous unity that arises in the act of drawing," with the result that "his gesture and the breath of emotion suffuse the volatile ductus of all his forms."(5) Roberta Smith maintains that "on virtually every canvas, Twombly spells out what he has also painted and drawn."(6) Spotting "the rapidly made vertical marks along the bottom edge of an untitled work done in Rome in 1959," which appear on either side of the scrawled name of the town Bolsena, she elaborates what she takes to be the mimetic puzzle: "These marks could indicate blades of grass," she says, "or equally credible, some method of counting or keeping track, such as marking off the days.