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Man

Symbol for mannose; mannosyl.

man

(măn)
n. pl. men (mĕn)
1. An adult male human.
2. A human regardless of sex or age; a person.

Man

The official abbreviation for mannose.

man

Vox populi A male human. See Hole-in-the-stomach man, Ice man, Marlboro Man, Reference man, Renaissance man, Visible Man.

Patient discussion about man

Q. I am a man with breast cancer. Hello friends, you might have heard about breast cancer in women but here I am a man with breast cancer. Is Herceptin licensed to treat me?

A. Hi, what were your symptoms and when did you discover you had breast cancer?

Q. what are the basics products we as a humans, need to have in our diet?

A. A regular healthy diet should be comprised of a 40-50% carbohydrate (bread, rice, etc.), 30-40% protein (dairy, meat, chicken, fish) and 20% fat. Other important ingredients are fruit and vegetables, that contain large amounts of fibers and vitamins.

Q. Is there a difference between a man's diet and a woman's diet? let say for the point of it the weight the same and they are in the same age .

A. no one should have the same exact diet, you need to find what works for you and helps you achieve your goals.

the base of the diet could be the same, for example burn calories then you consume. But other wise, find what works for you.

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These were very great winds over all the faces of this world, Very great winds rejoicing over the world, having neither eyrie nor resting-place, Having neither care nor caution, and leaving us, in their wake, Men of straw in the year of straw....
Captain Mummer Jim Ledwith told the Prince the good times flow when the Men of Straw meet like-minded groups from England.
I am reminded of British politician Winston Churchill's words which he spoke in Parliament regarding India's independence, "Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues, freebooters; all Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw. They will have sweet tongues and silly hearts.