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Pitchfork, Whale's tail Interventional cardiology A popular term for the distal bifurcation of the left anterior descending coronary artery. See Collateral circulation.
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The study observed three different groups of moustached tamarins in the Peruvian forest from 1999 to 2008 to determine how help from male members of the group and the absence of competition between females helped to ensure the survival of infants.
Hitler-Marak - a stocky, balding and moustached figure - said his parents probably had no idea the name was a big no-no.
The same moustached man has robbed Cash Store businesses in Eugene three times in the past several weeks, Eugene police said, and they hope the public can help identify him.
In one page from "Unfinished Dissertation," 1985, for which he pasted hundreds of snapshots onto the backs of pages of the incomplete document of the title, we see the moustached artist in socks and underwear spread-eagled on his bed; another shot just like it, except that a cat has leapt into the frame; and yet another, slightly different from the first, but, as Russian curator and critic Ekaterina Degot notes in her catalogue essay, not in a particularly meaningful way.
San Francisco's Riot Group theatre ensemble have blasted into Britain with this shocking and stunning tale of four US Marines on the hunt for a moustached dictator hidden in a dust-blown foreign land.
Specia does Polish and Eastern European cuisine, shedding notions of moustached waitresses with thigh-size forearms while still delivering authentic recipes.
By the way, in case you're wondering, I'm most definitely not talking about the by-and-large burly, bushy moustached men and women of the RUC.
Romero has delighted Swiss fans with his bubbly manner and bemused journalists earlier in the week by revealing he has sat at the same table and eaten in the same Crans restaurant every night where pictures of the moustached golfer adorn the walls.
It provides a stopover habitat for many species of transcontinental migrant birds, including 16 species of birds of prey, the bee-eater, golden oriole, stone curlew and moustached warbler.
Midway through the second half, a young man wiped sweat from his moustached face and shot the ball toward the basket.
So, when a local dies - especially when it's the "white, moustached little man" who had always sold fountain Cokes and candy over the marble-topped counter down at the drugstore - we don't need the explanation about being "saddened." Comes with the territory.
Her black and white fur and unusual facial markings have led to staff likening her to the great moustached Belgian detective.