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Graduate education A popular term for the ‘mad rush’ to secure a residency slot by US medical students who didn’t get one through the Match

(the) 'scramble'

Graduate education A popular term for the 'mad rush' to secure a residency slot by US medical students who did not obtain a position through the Match. See Match.
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Meanwhile, Typhoons on Nato Baltic Air Policing also scrambled from Estonia's Amari airbase to intercept a Russian Bear bomber and two Flanker fighter aircraft flying close to Estonian airspace.
In the first part, real-face and scrambled real-face stimuli were shown in a block (Fig.
Food writerRachel Phippssaid: "While putting milk in your scrambled eggs may make them go a little further, they become pretty flavourless, and take on the sort of colour you'd expect from a mass catering facility."
Russian military data reveals that Russian planes were scrambled a total of 294 times during previous year to intercept and shadow foreign reconnaissance aircraft.
Hidden inside is scrumptious scrambled egg and the dough delights are selling like hotcakes.
In [11], the algorithm first generated pairs of sequences by 2D Logistic map, summed up each pair to sort in ascending order, and finally scrambled pixels based on the result of the sorting.
Or should we say, the largest helping of scrambled egg ever cooked in India.
of Nutrition, I recommend scrambled eggs para sa mga (for those with) scrambled brains,' taking the issue with a grain of salt.
Earlier this year, two Royal Air Force Typhoon aircraft were (http://www.ibtimes.com/were-russian-bombers-uk-airspace-2-royal-air-force-jets-scrambled-intercept-tu-160-2311018) scrambled to intercept two Russian TU-160 Blackjacks that were flying toward British airspace.
He said 'I'll take this one.' "We scrambled down and Robson climbed through the nettles, hotly pursued by me.
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