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SHARP

Abbreviation for:
Sexual Health Attitude Restructuring Process

SHARP

Cardiology A clinical trial–Subcutaneous Heparin & Angioplasty Restenosis Trial that evaluated effects of high dose unfractionated heparin in preventing restenosis after PCTA in Pts with CAD. See Coronary artery disease, Heparin, Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty.

sharp

Any medical instrument with a sharp point or edge, especially an injection needle or a disposable scalpel, that, handled carelessly may inflict injury or dangerous infection on the user.
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As a father he was generous, caring, funny and sharp-witted.
Irreverent, sharp-witted, and independently minded, he was promoted to corporal, only to be busted back to private nine times.
But these flaws do not seriously detract from a lively and sharp-witted presentation.
While sharp-witted and clever-tongued Emily feels slighted by the forced relocation, the situation provides mucho drama, drool-worthy love interests and ubercoolio comedy.
Sharp-witted, bold and even sassier than Hermione of Gryfinndor, Eilonwy becomes Taran's best friend and object of affection through the next four books in the Chronicles of Prydain.
Anne was a devoted mother of four and grandmother of three, a sharp-witted editor and interviewer, a beloved member of the University of California Berkeley staff for many decades (including the Anthropology Department and UC Press, where she met Dave); an impossibly patient wife for more than 57 years, and the secret voice behind many of Dave's best one-liners.
An official who worked with Kawaguchi in Washington said, ''She is a sharp-witted superwoman.
Paragamian is the kind of sharp-witted guy who is perpetualy amused by the game of life's nutty rules.
Using the story of software company Vermeer Technologies, from its founding until its sale to Microsoft, High St@kes, No Prisoners (Random House) is a sharp-witted analysis of how Silicon Valley, the high-tech capital of the world, works.
Hadda repeatedly stresses the metamorphosis that Singer underwent from his early years as Yitskhok Bashevis, "the worldly-wise and sharp-witted gadfly" (140), who borrowed his mother's name to distance himself from his conservative father and successful elder brother Israel Joshua, to Isaac Bashevis Singer, the (supposedly) nostalgic celebrator of pious yidishkayt and the lost world of the shtetl.
Socratic teaching, they suggest, forces women to become "social males," competitive, rational, quick-thinking, and sharp-witted.
In the second act, the main events (at last) occur: the Wolf entices Red Riding Hood into her grandmother's bed, whereupon the sharp-witted heroine, in order to rescue her partner from the hunters who have almost overtaken them, with the help of a magic snuffbox turns him into.