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A score reflecting the number of visible lesions in a region on chest radiographs of individuals with pneumoconiosis. See: International Classification of Radiographs of the Pneumoconioses.
[L. profusio, a pouring forth, fr. profundo, to pour forth]
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He superintended the thing himself, laid down money in advance in profuse quantities, selected the six men he needed, and gave them their instructions.
So much interest in the enterprise had been aroused, at home and abroad, by profuse advertising, that the whole accommodation of the building had been secured by travellers of all nations for the opening night.
Sowerberry to Oliver, had consisted of a profuse bestowal upon him of all the dirty odds and ends which nobody else would eat; so there was a great deal of meekness and self-devotion in her voluntarily remaining under Mr.
This being accomplished, he felt anxious to make trial himself, on the spot, of the virtue of this precious balsam, as he considered it, and so he drank near a quart of what could not be put into the flask and remained in the pigskin in which it had been boiled; but scarcely had he done drinking when he began to vomit in such a way that nothing was left in his stomach, and with the pangs and spasms of vomiting he broke into a profuse sweat, on account of which he bade them cover him up and leave him alone.
To save something toward the repayment of those creditors was the object toward which he was now bending all his thoughts and efforts; and under the influence of this all-compelling demand of his nature, the somewhat profuse man, who hated to be stinted or to stint any one else in his own house, was gradually metamorphosed into the keen-eyed grudger of morsels.
Hospital sources confirming the latest death said the patient was admitted on August 5 with extremely low blood platelet count due to profuse bleeding coupled with fever and skin rashes.
It's long been a favourite bedding plant for its bright profuse flowers and ability to thrive in sun or semi-shade, and now Thompson &Morgan are selling plug plants for despatch at the end of March of 'Imara', a mix of pink, white and red.
The exceptional South African accession grouped together with the Kenyan accessions due to the purple stem colour and profuse pubescence that were predominant among the Kenyan accessions.
Police said the victim, who succumbed to his wounds because of profuse bleeding, is yet to be identified.
The injured were rushed to the Allied Hospital where Iqbal and Sumaira died of their wounds due to profuse bleeding while Saira was admitted for treatment.
ProFuse is now available as a standard part of Artemis, Eigen's 3D ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy platform.
6 Itchy eyes, itchy throat, itchy mouth, with profuse watering from the eyes.