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merger

Forensic medicine
Under claim preclusion or res judicata, a merger prevents a prevailing plaintiff from re-litigating defences that could have been raised when seeking to enforce a judgment, so as to prevent a second legal action seeking more or different relief (if the plaintiff’s first claim on a cause of action prevailed).
 
Managed care
The integration of ≥ 2 hospitals/healthcare facilities to form a single unit.

merger

Managed care The integration of ≥ 2 hospitals/health care facilities to form a single unit. See Virtual merger.
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Merging the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Public Authority for Investment Promotion under the name of the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Investment
As a primary consideration the top or bottom merging velocity which is considered as an equilibrium velocity between the shear layers is considered as the equilibrium velocity between the potential cores also.
The two-step cluster analysis can naturally and automatically segment the merging drivers into optimal number of clusters.
In Section 2, the improved evacuation model that considers merging is introduced.
FYJ, he maintained was purely non-political organization and had supported and representation of all political parties and non-government organizations with the aim to educate the tribal of benefits of merging of the tribal into KP.
Entering the merger process from a position of strength also allows a merging credit union to conduct thorough due diligence, which can reveal issues that might go unnoticed in a more hurried merger of necessity, and generally to move through the process at a more comfortable pace.
The merging axis velocity profiles of all twin jet models are shown in the Figure 3, where [U.sub.x]--the x velocity and x/d--the non dimensional location in x direction.
"The Air Force and the Navy are taking a major step towards the goals of the JTRS program by merging Clusters 3 and 4.
These findings are of interest to us, but we are concerned about several inconsistencies in the reporting and also about the merging of different groups of data.
For instance, New York state and New York City tax on subsidiary capital would be eliminated by merging a target corporation into an SMLLC owned by an acquiring corporation that is the parent corporation, instead of merging the target corporation into the acquiring corporation's newly created subsidiary.
This article describes differences between merging and acquiring for CPAs advising a client that will buy or merge with another business.