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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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.
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.
And if any of the runners for example goes for a short call, I follow them from a distance to ensure they are safe.
Website Review: Beyond the Short Call, online horn opera excerpt resource hosted by Ericka Tyner Grodrian.
To avoid FAS-abuse the system analyses short and very short call share on the route.
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.
Younger sister Nosheen told the Examiner the family are "relieved" after hearing Paveen's voice in a short call she was allowed to make home from prison.
Rob Brown, who has premiered short films Satsuma and Short Call at the Raindance Film Festival, said up-and-coming young directors could be left out in the cold by public funding bodies, which focused on feature film budgets of between pounds 500,000 to pounds 3 million.
Covered Call: A covered call is simply a short call that is combined with the underlying asset.
Canadian guitar-slinger Bruce releases a download only track from his recently released Life Short Call Now.