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stand-off

in ultrasonography, a device used to increase the distance between the transducer and skin in order to bring the area of investigation into the focal zone.
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Stand-in stand-off Liam Sutcliffe is doing a fine job in Kevin Sinfield's absence for Leeds
After objects were hurled from the roof and a tense five-hour stand-off, throughout which the man could allegedly be heard shouting at police, at around 7pm it peacefully came to an end.
Wane is set to play the versatile Sam Powell at stand-off in tomorrow's First Utility Super League match against Salford at the AJ Bell Stadium.
In the Southern officer's case, the stand-off capability created by the gun-mounted light allowed him to finish the fight with a satisfactory conclusion.
STAND-OFF "There was a stand-off for up to an hour.
He said US has also been conveyed that this stand-off could have serious implication on its forces' withdrawal from Afghanistan and post withdrawal situation.
AN ARMED stand-off with an agitated man saw a nearby street in Haverfordwest cordoned off last night.
Manila, Jumada II 19, 1433, May 10, 2012, SPA -- China on Thursday warned its citizens against risks to their safety in the Philippines amid anti-Chinese sentiments over a territorial stand-off in the South China Sea, according to dpa.
29 YOUNG stand-off Steffan Jones pulled the strings as the Dragons coasted to a RaboDirect Pro12 win double over Edinburgh who have yet to beat a Welsh side in the league this season.
Ron Whitehouse, who represented Perry Barr on Birmingham City Council from 1996-2006, alleged that youths were involved in stand-off in a quiet residential suburb at around 11pm on Saturday.
A MAN was arrested after a 12-hour roof-top stand-off with police.
Summary: A suspected gunman has shot himself after a 16-hour stand-off with police, according to an eyewitness.