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One of the two lateral margins or surfaces of a body, midway between the front and back.
[A.S. sīde]


adjective Lateral, peripheral.
noun A lateral face or border.


An attachment to the front of a spectacle frame passing towards or over the ear for the purpose of holding the frame in position. Syn. temple. See spectacle frame markings; spectacles; library temple.
curl side The end of the side of a spectacle frame that lies along the greater part of the groove behind the ear. It contributes to the stability of the frame and it is particularly useful to children and to people engaged in sports. Syn. earpiece.


to one side.

side bar
see siderod.
side effect
a consequence other than that for which an agent is used, especially an adverse effect on another organ system.
side lines
a means of restraining a horse which can also be used for casting. A 60 ft cotton rope is knotted so that there is a fixed loop in the center. This is placed over the head and seated on the shoulder and the two ends passed between the forelimbs. Each rope end is passed around a hind pastern and brought back to the shoulder loop. Pulling one of the legs up so that the hoof just reaches the ground is used as restraint to prevent the horse rearing. Pulling both legs forward causes the horse to fall.
side reins
see side rein.

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Q. Do they have any side effects? what are the benefit of drugs like Divalproex and Carbamazepine over lithium for acute mania patients? Do they have any side effects?

A. It’s a good drug for acute mania patients, but has not been found to be effective in patients with depression. Patients who did not not respond to lithium are benefitted by this. The side effects are weight gain and sedation, as well as multiple drug-drug interactions.

Q. Does it carry any side effects? I am pregnant and in my second trimester. I am having flu infections. I am prescribed with Sudafed. Does it carry any side effects?

A. sudafed is a symptomatical medication. and you can pass the flu without it. in it's instruction its recommended not to use it in pregnancy. so why use it? it's not like it's a life thretening situation and you can't survive without it. it's not worth the risk for the fetus if you ask me.

Q. my sides hurt sometimes it feels like someone is pulling on my nuts usually in morning

A. Your question is very interesting, but the answer depends on many other details such as how old are you? Do you have pain in any other place? Are there any changes on the skin? Do you have any other disease? Is the pain aggravated when you cough? etc.

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SECTION IV -- MARKETS 1 Siding Demand by Market 164 2 Residential Siding Demand by Market & Material 166 3 New Residential Siding Demand 171 4 Residential Improvement & Repair Siding Demand 176 5 Residential Siding Demand by Housing Type 177 6 Single-Family Housing Siding Demand 181 7 Multifamily Housing Siding Demand 185 8 Manufactured Housing Siding Demand 188 9 Nonresidential Siding Demand by Market & Material 191 10 New Nonresidential Siding Demand 196 11 Nonresidential Improvement & Repair Siding Demand 201 12 Nonresidential Siding Demand by Building Type 202 13 Commercial & Lodging Siding Demand 204 14 Institutional Siding Demand 206 15 Industrial Siding Demand 208 16 Office Siding Demand 210 17 Other Nonresidential Siding Demand 211
If you don't properly paint or caulk or if the nails are not flush with the siding it allows water to get in behind the siding and that can cause problems with warping and deterioration,'' Cavanagh said.
APEX siding and trim with Ultrex pultruded fiberglass material does not conduct heat or cold like other siding materials, it can also withstand extreme temperatures ranging from 30 degrees below zero to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
SECTION VI -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE 1 Siding Revenues for Selected Manufacturers, 2013 273 2 Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures 296 3 Selected Cooperative Agreements 297
Because APEX is made with pultruded fiberglass, the base material of which is sand, it is the most environmentally friendly siding option available to homeowners today.
General 70 Siding Demand 72 United States 75 Canada 79 Mexico 83
APEX siding and trim offers the look of freshly painted wood or fiber cement - without the headaches and hassles of maintaining fiber cement or wood," Gardner added.
WESTERN EUROPE 88 General 88 Siding Demand 90 Germany 94 France 98 United Kingdom 101 Spain 105 Italy 109 The Netherlands 113 Other Western Europe 117
APEX pultruded-fiberglass siding can withstand extreme temperatures ranging from 30 degrees below zero to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
Table 2: Global Siding Market (2005): Percentage Value Share Breakdown of Leading Companies - Wienerberger, James Hardie, JS Group, Nichiha, Saint-Gobain, Hanson, and Boral (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-5 Number Speak II-5
Such growth will especially benefit demand for siding materials such as metal panels, exterior insulation and finishing systems, and concrete, each of which is predominantly used in nonresidential construction.
The market for brick veneers and manufactured stone siding is growing every year and now accounts for about 10% of the US siding market, according to BUILDERnews magazine.