short draw


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short draw

A term of art for a tube of blood drawn for analysis of chemistries or cells that has less than the recommended volume.

'short' draw

Lab medicine A tube of blood drawn for analysis of chemistries or cells that has less than the recommended volume
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IT'S on my visiting cards sure enough (and it's them that's all o' pink satin paper) that inny gintleman that plases may behould the intheristhin words, "Sir Pathrick O'Grandison, Barronitt, 39 Southampton Row, Russell Square, Parrish o' Bloomsbury.
The audience laughed, but next day, sure enough, the Countryman appeared on the stage, and putting his head down squealed so hideously that the spectators hissed and threw stones at him to make him stop.
They looked around and sure enough there was no path to be seen.
Sure enough there were marks of little scratching fingers, and a lump of dough was gone!
But sure enough there are those to whom virtue meaneth writhing under the lash: and ye have hearkened too much unto their crying!
And about half an hour later, sure enough, they thought they could see something in front that might be land.
Five minutes passed before he felt sure enough of himself to call to her.
Well, when the dark shut down, in the rugged hills, that poor little chap had been tearing around in the saddle all day, and I noticed by the slack knee-pressure that she was tired and tottery, and I got dreadfully afraid; but every time I tried to slow down and let her go to sleep, so I could stop, she hurried me up again; and so, sure enough, at last over she went!
she exclaimed; and sure enough there was the tin figure of Toto lying at the tin Dorothy's feet.
We rushed up to him, and there, sure enough, in a deep cut or indentation on the very top of the sand koppie, was an undoubted pool of water.
Well, I think you're better without him, sure enough - for my part, I'm downright weary of him.
Well, perhaps, that's what young Mr d'Urberville means," he admitted; "and sure enough he mid have serious thoughts about improving his blood by linking on to the old line.