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OPT

Abbreviation for:
ocular photodynamic therapy
opisthotonos
optic pathway tumour
optician
oral provocation test 
outpatient treatment

opt

To select one thing rather than another.
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In order to achieve this in the most effective way possible, it is necessary for the Special Rapporteur to undertake regular missions or visits to the OPT to ensure that the annual report he is tasked with presenting to the Human Rights Council is accurate and authentic.
Carol Burris (2016), a former high school prin cipal and now executive director of the nonprofit Network for Public Education, has stated, "The testing 'opt out' movement is gaining momentum, even as efforts to derail it ramp up ...
The MP for Mochudi West, Mr Gilbert Mangole said the motion was meant to encourage willing pensioners to forgo their pension so that the money could be saved for equally deserving government needs, adding that pronouncement to opt out would help a great deal.
The refined OPT fiber was charged into the Mechanical Blender.
The two primary mechanisms involve allowing putative class members to either opt out of or opt in to class membership.
Non-participating physicians can opt out of Medicare at any time during the year.
The Big Picture: Currently, Oklahoma and Texas are the only states allowing employers to opt out of their workers' comp systems.
Opting in is a waste of time, of course, because you and I have been opted in by Cardiff Bay whether we are happy with it or not.
If they knew their loved one did not wish to be an organ donor, even if they had not opted out, they will be able to tell clinicians at the hospital and donation will not take place.
In many states, education departments remain silent on how districts should handle parent requests for opting students out of PARCC or Smarter Balanced testing, according to the report "Assessment Opt-Out Policies: State responses to parent pushback." Some states allow families to opt out for specific religious or disability reasons, while others mandate assessments but have no consequences in place for students who do not participate, the report found.
People can also formally opt in and register their decision to be an organ donor.
The Oregon Department of Education states that you have the right to opt out only if your child is disabled or if you have strong religious beliefs.