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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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I found that, while a lot of other devices claim to create scrambled eggs in the microwave, they often come out flat and rubbery.
Japan scrambled fighter jets Sunday as a pair of Russian military planes flew along the nation's northern coastline, the defence ministry said.
MPs yesterday scrambled to blast a ban on chefs using fresh eggs in the House of Commons' kitchens.
25 ( ANI ): Japan scrambled fighter jets more frequently than Chinese planes in the last quarter of 2012 over the disputed islands in the East China Sea.
Turkey's military says it scrambled fighter jets to its border after Syrian helicopters flew too close to the frontier.
Japan's Air Self-Defense Force scrambled fighter jets 143 times in response to Chinese aircraft approaching Japanese airspace in the April-December period, nearly triple the level from a year earlier and surpassing the record high of 96 times in the whole of fiscal 2010, a Defense Ministry tally showed Thursday.
During anti-government demonstrations in Egypt that eventually toppled the president, the Egyptian authorities scrambled the Qatari news channel Al Jazeera.
based Crystal Farms has introduced Crystal Farms Scrambled Egg Patties.
RAF jets have been scrambled 20 times in the last year to intercept Russian aircraft, it was revealed yesterday.
My dish today falls straight in to that category - really nice, thick toasted bread topped with delicious scrambled eggs, spicy Spanish chorizo sausage, creamy goats' cheese and peppery rocket.
Frying, poaching, boiling or scrambling the perfect egg takes a little bit of skill, however I have managed to teach my son and daughter to make scrambled egg as good as me.
Um, I like mine scrambled or fried because either way I can eat them with toast (hmmmmmmmm, toast)