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RIF

Abbreviation for resistance-inducing factor.

RIF

abbreviation for resistance-inducing factor.

RIF

resistance-inducing factor.

RIF test
resistance-inducing factor test for the assay of avian leukosis viruses.
RIF virus
a virus that has the effect of increasing the resistance of an experimental animal or tissue culture against infection by another related virus.
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This year's edition of Jodhpur RIFF is from October 23- 27.
The top five guitar riffs are completed by Guns 'N' Roses' Sweet Child O' Mine at two, AC/DC's Back in Black at three, Deep Purple's Smoke On The Water at four and Derek And The Dominoes' Layla at five.
Among other interesting contributors to Riff are Daniel Eatock, designer of the Big Brother eye logo, who makes pictures by allowing ink pens to drain onto paper, and Johannes Evers whose short film Abstract Painting No.
Riff is the headstrong leader of the Jets, one of two rival gangs in the 1957 Sondheim-Bernstein musical that is a Romeo-and-Juliet-style story set in New York City.
The current line up of the Riff Band includes trumpet player Mitko Dimitrov from Bulgaria.
Total Guitar asked readers to name the ultimate guitar riff of the past 10 years, which is celebrated in a special "monster riffs" edition of the magazine.
After avoiding being killed by them, with the help of Riff and a bit of subterfuge, he returns to the Upper Decks, but from then on is ostracised by friends and the other power hungry families who won't associate with someone who has been Below.
The essays are loads of fun, jammed with entertaining connections, unexpected riffs, and endless stuff you've never heard of before (Andreas Pavel?
The couple has one son: Harvey Riff of Sherman Oaks.
Within a couple of weeks, the contractors forwarded their prototypes of the RIFF kits to the Army, which successfully field tested the two different kit configurations and confirmed their effectiveness.
Set in the deep-south, Buzz Riff is a wild story about Top Kiernan, a former employer of Shaw's Mercantile Marine, who was let go because his adrenaline addiction was getting in the way of his duties.