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adjective Heterosexual; not gay.


Heterosexual, see there.


1. insufficient angulation of a joint or slope of a bone to give a horse a good conformation, e.g. straight hock, pastern, withers.
2. uncomplicated, e.g. a straight radiograph; one taken before the administration of contrast reagent so that any pre-existing opacities can be identified. Called also scout radiography.

distal straight tubule
last segment of the nephron loop.
proximal straight tubule
first segment of the nephron loop.

Patient discussion about straight

Q. how do i do blood test? and how do i read it straight and what conclusions can i get out of it?

A. In order to do a blood test you must get a referral from your doctor. You can conclude many things from a simple blood test- for instance, if you are suffering from anemia, an infection, high levels of fat ro cholesterol, sugar levels and more.

Q. How do i keep my fitness straight and steady? What are the most common methods for good and healthy body/fitness ?

A. stop using elevators :)
there are hundreds of types of sports. i think the best advise to you- find the one that doesn't do damage and you like doing. if you'll like it you won't quit so fast.

Q. My son is complaining about back pain. I also see that his back isn't straight. What can we do? My son is a adorable 8 years old. He is complaining about back pain, that bothers him after he walks a little. I also saw that his back isn't straight and looks like a S. is this deformity connected to his back pain?

A. The normal shape of the spine is very similar to the "S" shape as you can see here
But even if his back isn't deformated, he has back pain and you need to take care of that by going to your pediatrician.

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References in classic literature ?
He traveled lightly; but his yew bow must needs have a new string, and his cloth-yard arrows must be of the straightest and soundest.
The competition itself is a Stableford shotgun start at 12 noon and will includes prizes for best team and runners up, straightest drive and nearest the pin.
Competitive action on the day will include a singles 18-hole tournament for both men and women, as well as challenges such as longest drive, straightest drive and nearest the pin in two shots.
Kumar also hit the straightest drive on the second hole.
THE Danish composer Carl Nielsen wrote that in music "the simplest is the hardestthe straightest the strongest.
Awards were also presented for Nearest the Pin, Best Front Nine, Best Back Nine, Straightest Drive and Longest Drive.
Our drill pipe manufacturing process produces a pipe unlike any other--it's the strongest, straightest, pipe available," said Seth Matthesen, Product Manager.
style silliness - played, of course, with the straightest of faces - always hits the target.
The contest winners were: Kate Moran, of Clinton, women's longest drive; Norah McNally, of Clinton, women's straightest drive; Linda Parsons, of Lancaster, women's closest to the pin; Pat Mahan, of Clinton, men's longest drive; Kevin O'Loughlin, of Lancaster, men's straightest drive; and Ryan Hoffmeister, of Norfolk, men's closest to the pin.
It will all come down to what they've got upstairs and who is thinking the straightest on a Sunday," he added.
Nearest the pin awards went to ron O'Hara for ECCO's Hole 4, Bret Archer for Skandia's Hole 14 and Straightest Drive Hole 3, and GeeteshTamse for PWS's Hole 17.
Da Silva is one of the circuit's shortest hitters, but also one of the straightest, and he carded a first-round 62 in last year's Africa Open.