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Mas·ter

(mas'tĕr),
Arthur M., U.S. physician, 1895-1973. See: Master test, Master two-step exercise test.

master

(mas′tĕr)
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.

master

superior, overseer.

master problem list
see problem-oriented medical record.
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When the value of conditional reasoning, and the opportunity to use it, was made more salient for participants by giving them an opportunity to do domain-specific reasoning, those who solved such domain-specific conditional reasoning problems did not apparently play Mastermind better than people who did not solve such problems.
to one count of hubris in return for consideration at sentencing, was also rejected by the court, since the hubris in question referred to the very title Criminal Mastermind and was thought to be laying the basis for a later appeal on grounds of mistaken identity.
He has seen the power of the mastermind kick in and grow a simple idea for a new product into an entire line because the whole group is on the same page.
If Pakistan does not bring the other masterminds to trial, I have to conclude, reluctantly and regretfully, that Pakistan is still dragging its feet," Chidambaram said.
Betsan Powys hosts the Welsh-language version of the long-running quiz show and came out in support of her Mastermind colleague.
Mastermind was first screened 36 years ago and hosted by Magnus Magnusson between 1972 and 1997.
If these topics don't make it onto Mastermind, they're bound to be in next year's A-Levels.
UNFLAPPABLE: Roisin Corbett prepares for her appearance on Junior Mastermind.
Left, geophysics professor Jeroen Tromp is mastermind of Caltech's $6 million supercomputer that can more accurately pinpoint the hardest-hit areas of a devastating earthquake.
Mr Tweddle, of Ullswater Avenue, Acklam, Middlesbrough, won the 9pm BBC2 Mastermind edition, beating three other contestants, and will now go through to the next round.
Mr Smith cannot say whether he was victorious on Mastermind until it is screened in the autumn.
EIGHT horses from trainer Lynda Ramsden's yard, all part or fully-owned by John Martin and including high-class handicappers John Ferneley and Mastermind, are to be offered for sale at Tattersalls' July Sales.