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(star),
Any stellate or star-shaped structure.
See also: aster, astrosphere, stella, stellula.
[A.S. steorra]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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Abbreviation for:
Scandinavian Total Ankle Replacement
Short-Term Assessment and Rehabilitation team 
signal transduction and activation of RNA
Special Targeted, Abbreviated Review
Specialty Training and Advanced Research
staged abdominal repair
Staphylokinase Recombinant Trial
Start Talking About Recovery
steroidogenic acute regulatory protein 
Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene
Systems Test for Alternative Reimbursement
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Oncology A 5-yr clinical study–Study of Tamoxifen And Raloxifene–to determine whether raloxifene helps prevent breast CA in ♀ and whether it has any benefits over tamoxifen–Nolvadex. See MORE, Raloxifene, Tamoxifen.
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star

(stahr)
Any stellate structure.
See also: aster, astrosphere, stella, stellula
[A.S. steorra]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Stardom, Italian Style attempts to cover a huge topic in just over three hundred pages and, almost inevitably, there are some shortcomings and organisational challenges.
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The journey to stardom does not have to be a solo event, you can form groups, and also go head to head with friends and family in fun competitions to show off your talent, singing along to 28 tracks.
By the time he left the show in 1989, Jason was piping-hot property, and he followed co-star Kylie Minogue's steps to chart stardom.
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But a terrible song choice if he really wants pop stardom.
Berth occupancy was maintained at 82% for 3rd consecutive at the Port where a total of ten ships namely C.V Athena-I, C.V ACX Crystal, M.V Suez, M.V Green Line, M.V Orient-II, M.V Shaheen Al-Ghanim, M.T Polaris Stardom, M.T Al-Salam-II, M.T Sea Sky and M.T Argent Daisy were engaged at PQA berths to load, offload containers, cement, clinker, chemicals, diesel oil, furnace oil and palm oil respectively during last 24 hours.
The game, which will allow families, tweens and teens to experience a wild journey to rock stardom where they can "Build a Band and Rock the Universe", will be available for the Xbox 360, PS3, Wii and Nintendo DS.
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