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Arthur M., U.S. physician, 1895-1973. See: Master test, Master two-step exercise test.
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In robotic surgery, a device driven by the hand movements of the surgeon or interventionist. The movements of the master are mimicked, reduced, or refined by the surgical instrument (the "slave") in the operative field.
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Yet many companies are just beginning to evaluate moving from paper to electronic trial master files (eTMFs).
It's most likely you keep a master file of material safety data sheets (MSDS) for all hazardous materials (HAZMAT) in your shop.
The United Steelworkers is calling on the Ministry of Labour to review the silica monitoring programs at all mining operations citing a 10 per cent rise in the number of silicosis the Mining Master File as well as the travelling chest clinics which were eliminated in 1995.
Instead of each department maintaining its own version of a customer record separately, all shared attributes describing the customer record are merged into a single master file. This approach allows for all relevant business transactions, activities and interactions to have visibility without the requirement of costly movement of transactional data.
It replaces an antiquated system called the master file. The magnetic tape-based system came into use in the 1960s.
Worldata, of Boca Raton, FL, is now handling the Ziff Davis Broadband User Master File through its management division.
The Official Version of the Social Security, Administration's Death Master File is now available online.
Other features in Directory Snoop include the ability to view, search, print, or copy raw cluster data, link clusters with the files that own them, examine the FAT and Master File Tables, and view files through external applications.
It is manufactured from a resin that is compliant with FDA and USP and has a Drag Master File. Available in 3/4" and 1/1.5" sanitary flanges by 1/8", 1/4", 318" and 1/2" barbs.

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