short call

short call

Graduate education A call schedule in which a house officer–HO takes Pt admissions from the time he/she arrives at the hospital until a certain hr. See Call schedule.
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Her face had naturally drawn his attention as a new and striking one at church, and he had been introduced to her during a short call on business at Mr.
Whether his meditations on mortality had touched his liver, or whether his general health had been previously at all amiss, or whether he desired to show a little attention to an eminent man, is not so much to the purpose, as that he made a short call upon his medical adviser--a distinguished surgeon--on his way back.
One other short call in Harley Street, in which Elinor received her brother's congratulations on their travelling so far towards Barton without any expense, and on Colonel Brandon's being to follow them to Cleveland in a day or two, completed the intercourse of the brother and sisters in town;--and a faint invitation from Fanny, to come to Norland whenever it should happen to be in their way, which of all things was the most unlikely to occur, with a more warm, though less public, assurance, from John to Elinor, of the promptitude with which he should come to see her at Delaford, was all that foretold any meeting in the country.
Possibly adjusts a short call position opened near $1 on Aug 2nd.
Tender notice number : e procurement short call tender notification NIT No 10 JTO TO EE R&B KVL 2019 20 Dt 28 06 2019
'My brother was taking a short call when the buffalo charged and gored him to death.
Investors reportedly lost all their money due to a short call position in natural gas, and also owe money to INTL FCStone for margin calls.
class="MsoNormalOne suspect, who claimed she wanted to go for a short call, was caught red handed with Sh8,000 as she tried to throw it out of the window of the toilet.
Website Review: Beyond the Short Call, online horn opera excerpt resource hosted by Ericka Tyner Grodrian.
Short Call: Snippets From the Smallest Places in Texas
He confirmed his resignation in a short call to KUNA but did not give any reason for his resignation.
"Abdul Wahid informed his family in a very short call that he had been arrested by NDS agents," his spouse said, adding that he had left home Saturday morning for a report on the Kabul Museum but did not return.