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Symbol for mannose; mannosyl.
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n. pl. men (mĕn)
1. An adult male human.
2. A human regardless of sex or age; a person.
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The official abbreviation for mannose.
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Vox populi A male human. See Hole-in-the-stomach man, Ice man, Marlboro Man, Reference man, Renaissance man, Visible Man.
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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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He said 'men of the cloth' must not tolerate leaders who take 'stolen' money to church and instead "pray for them so that they get saved".
De Lima blamed President Rodrigo Duterte for spawning a culture of killing even with so-called men of the cloth.
While some might accept that these high-ranking men of the cloth could not have prevented the attacks in the first place, their behaviour once they were made aware was indeed "inexcusable".
* MEN OF THE CLOTH: Finishing machines at Broadfield Mills, Huddersfield, in 1902
SIR - It is strange that men of the cloth should be so determined to deny women entry into the upper echelons of the Church in Wales, where the long flowing robes of the bishops, elaborate mitres and other accoutrements of religious office could be said to be characteristics that are decidedly feminine in nature.
The music giant has placed adverts in religious publications to find monks, men of the cloth or sacred singers to record an album of Gregorian chant.
The teams taking part in the Clericus Cup - all priests and seminary trainees - are cheered on by fellow men of the cloth with drums, rattles, trumpets and megaphones.