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Symbol for mannose; mannosyl.


n. pl. men (mĕn)
1. An adult male human.
2. A human regardless of sex or age; a person.


The official abbreviation for mannose.


Vox populi A male human. See Hole-in-the-stomach man, Ice man, Marlboro Man, Reference man, Renaissance man, Visible Man.

Patient discussion about man

Q. I am a man with breast cancer. Hello friends, you might have heard about breast cancer in women but here I am a man with breast cancer. Is Herceptin licensed to treat me?

A. Hi, what were your symptoms and when did you discover you had breast cancer?

Q. what are the basics products we as a humans, need to have in our diet?

A. A regular healthy diet should be comprised of a 40-50% carbohydrate (bread, rice, etc.), 30-40% protein (dairy, meat, chicken, fish) and 20% fat. Other important ingredients are fruit and vegetables, that contain large amounts of fibers and vitamins.

Q. Is there a difference between a man's diet and a woman's diet? let say for the point of it the weight the same and they are in the same age .

A. no one should have the same exact diet, you need to find what works for you and helps you achieve your goals.

the base of the diet could be the same, for example burn calories then you consume. But other wise, find what works for you.

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Hart's suit claims that the straw man owner defaults.
Such is the nature of the straw man. In my experience, they are best left brainless in a world of fantasy rather than being endowed with life and apparent intelligence on the pages of scholarship.
He consistently toys with straw man constructions in this polemic without admitting his faith is that of one hoping for substance unseen.
Mann sets up a straw man of sorts by attempting to disprove the notion of a formal American empire, since few people envision the empire to be consisting of territorial possessions like the empires of the past.
Yet, however untenable its notion of "old absolutist figurations of monarchy" (55), Representing Elizabeth yields more than enough good fruit to make one ignore the straw man.
In its "straw man" proposals for regulations requiring advance information on cargo coming into or leaving the United States, the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection said it wanted data for cross-border truck shipments 24 hours before goods were loaded on a vehicle.
Offutt creates the proverbial straw man as the base line from which to measure her book, but in this case the straw man is dated.
The straw man paper mentioned in this article was the working draft of an informational brief prepared by a committee comprised of representatives from the 2002 LD Roundtable Initiative, a collaborative effort among ten organizations that represent children served through the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
Even after reading it several times, I could not see exactly how it's supposed to fit into Tales or what Pigliucci is trying to say At times he seems to suggest that a scientific theory ought to be characterizable by a straw man (p.
Characters Tin Man, Dorothy and Straw Man will be on hand to provide the entertainment.
Every garden in the village will also sport its own life-size straw man or woman.
Straw-man purchases occur when a legal gun buyer purchases a firearm with the intent of passing it illegally to someone who is prohibited from buying or owning a gun; the penalty for acting as a straw man is up to 10 years in prison.