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pathfinder

 [path´fīnd-er]
an instrument for locating urethral strictures.

path·find·er

(path'fīnd-ĕr),
A filiform bougie for introduction through a narrow stricture to serve as a guide for the passage of a larger sound or catheter.

pathfinder

/path·find·er/ (path´fīnd″er)
1. an instrument for locating urethral strictures.
2. a dental instrument for tracing the course of root canals.

pathfinder

a thin, flexible cylindric instrument containing a series of filiform guides, used to locate strictures.

pathfinder

A UK term used to describe a shadow commissioning consortium which has successfully applied to the British government’s GP consortia Pathfinder Programme. To become a pathfinder, the consortium must demonstrate progress in particular areas like GP leadership and support, local authority engagement and an ability to contribute to the delivery of the local QIPP agenda.

path·find·er

(path'fīnd-ĕr)
A filiform bougie introduced through a narrow stricture that serves as a guide for the passage of a larger sound or catheter.

path·find·er

(path'fīnd-ĕr)
A filiform bougie introduced through a narrow stricture that serves as a guide for the passage of a larger sound or catheter.

pathfinder,

pathfinder

1. an instrument for locating urethral strictures.
2. a dental instrument for tracing the course of root canals.
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Inside the ruggedly elegant body, the Pathfinder interior offers standard three-row seating and exceptional utility and storage capacity.
The Pathfinder scheme has recently finished its second event in Warwickshire with great success, developing the road safety awareness and technical driving skills of a further 45 young people aged 15 and 16 giving them a head-start and reducing their risk of becoming another KSI statistic.
Eisenthal said becoming part of Pathfinder may obligate West Brookfield to future capital expenses, such as building upgrades.
It's true the Pathfinder will never be the fastest motor out of the blocks, but when it comes to open road motoring and any offroad challenges, it certainly delivers the goods.
It's a civilised motor producing 174bhp and is well suited to the Pathfinder.
EurotaxGlass predicts the Pathfinder will depreciate by pounds 14,067 after three years and 60,000 miles, less than its close rivals.
EurotaxGlass's predicts the Pathfinder will depreciate by pounds 14,067 after three years and 60,000 miles, less than its close rivals.
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