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Tuned aperature computed tomography Imaging A technology used to study ambiguous breast images, display 2-D images in 3-D and ↓ false negative mammograms. See Mammography.
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While she may mean well, she is--to phrase it delicately--not as considerate as she might be of the feelings of others, as in the tactlessness with which she refuses Mr.
Some of the more colourful characters, including a motorbike riding vicar and a mad old aunt with a talent for tactlessness, are made up characters, others are blends of the eccentricities of many people that Jill knows.
13) The word means clumsiness, awkwardness, tactlessness, or blunder.
Appropriate really as Philip's middle name is Rude judging by his history of tactlessness abroad.
There was no doubting Claire King's acting heritage as she brought a touch of Bad Girls to her character, the foul-mouthed, soft-hearted Rita, while Julie Buckfield did an incredible job of playing Tricia, managing to irritate everyone with her tactlessness and yet still draw a level of sympathy with her underlying insecurity.
Claiming I am offensively ignorant of the subject, as one angry correspondent to Voice of the North did last week, is a bit like accusing the Duke of Edinburgh of not knowing the first thing about tactlessness.
The research, commissioned by the smart phone developers palmOne, unearthed a catalogue of bad manners, such as waffling, sloppy grammar, tactlessness, misunderstandings and downright lies, as a result of people's habitual use of email in the workplace.
MINUS POINTS: Extremism, tactlessness, restlessness, inconsistency.
Portraying Turkey as a state that supports terrorism, turns a blind eye to terrorism is tactlessness.
There might have been a case for removing Hoddle as England's coach because he failed to deliver the results the country wants or because of his general insensitivity and tactlessness (though not until after next week's game against France).
The fans should balance McCann's tactlessness against his track record.
Whether read from a written text or ad-libbed, this incident only adds another element to the conviction that the primary enemy of Turkish foreign policy is tactlessness in rhetoric, fed by a delusion of grandeur.