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table

 [ta´b'l]
a flat layer or surface.
cohort life table a life table giving the survival data of a cohort of individuals in a clinical study or trial, i.e., the number alive and under observation (not lost to follow-up) at the beginning of each year, the number dying in each year, the number lost to follow-up each year, the conditional probability of survival for each year, and the cumulative probabilities of survival from the beginning of the study to the end of each year.
inner table the inner compact layer of the bones covering the brain.
life table any of various tables describing mortality and survival data for groups of individuals at specific times or over defined intervals; tables may summarize combined mortality experience by age over a brief period or may follow a cohort over time (cohort life table).
outer table the outer compact layer of the bones covering the brain.
tilt table a plinth, equipped with a footboard for support, to which a patient can be strapped for rotation to a nearly upright position; used in cases of spinal cord injury and other neurological disorders to enhance blood circulation to the lower limbs, improve posture, and aid in muscle training and sense of balance.
vitreous table inner table.

ta·ble

(tā'bĕl),
1. One of the two plates or laminae, separated by the diploë, into which the cranial bones are divided.
2. An arrangement of data in parallel columns, showing the essential facts in a readily appreciable form.
3. A platform on which items can be placed.
[L. tabula]

table

Epidemiology A set of data arranged in rows and columns. See Contingency table, Evidence table, Increment-decrement life table, Life table, Metropolitan Life table Surgery The slab on which a Pt is placed to perform an operation.

ta·ble

(tā'bĕl)
1. One of the two plates or laminae, separated by the diploë, into which the cranial bones are divided.
2. An arrangement of data in parallel columns, showing the essential facts in a readily appreciable form.
3. Any flat-surfaced structure that serves as furniture.
[L. tabula]

ta·ble

(tā'bĕl)
1. One of the two plates or laminae, separated by the diploë, into which the cranial bones are divided.
2. A platform on which items (e.g., dental tools) can be placed.
[L. tabula]
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The busy Direct Table Foods plant, which manufactures quality bacon products for the UK retail, food-service and manufacturing markets, typically left its lighting switched on for 24 hours a day.
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The installation of motion detectors, in combination with the new LED lighting, has resulted in dramatic energy savings for Direct Table Foods. At the Bury St.Edmunds facility, annual energy consumption has been reduced by a staggering 230,000 kWh--a 66 percent reduction.
Direct Table Foods, one of the oldest bacon processors in the UK, is now a subsidiary of the Danish co-operative Tican and is a leading supplier to UK supermarkets.
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Managing director at Direct Table Foods, Tony Stanton, said: "We've been able to start with a blank sheet of paper and develop the design to meet the business' exact needs.
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Tradition and heritage, combined with up-to-date technology; this is the powerful combination that Direct Table Foods is using to benefit its customers and deliver delicious bacon to consumers.
She also eats some table foods, but it takes a long time to feed her solid food.
My 11-year-old son gets Ensure[TM] drip feedings at night and is fed a combination of Ensure[TM] and pureed table foods during the day both at home and at school.
He eats table foods that are pureed or chopped finely, and he drinks some milk and juice.
"By their first birthdays most children are starting to eat table foods or what some parents call `people foods.' It's probably at this stage that we can help ensure that [this age group] is getting balanced nutrition with Graduates," says Kettelhut.