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Drug slang noun A place where drugs are sold
Graduate education verb To place (foist) a patient on another service ward—e.g., from a medical to a surgical ward
Hospital practice A popular term for a ‘power base’ in a hospital, which may hinge on number of patients and procedures under the control of a particular physician or department
Medspeak A popular term for a personal range or type of practice

turf

noun Hospital practice A popular term for a 'power base' in a hospital, which may hinge on number of Pts and procedures under the control of a particular physician or department. See Turf war Medical practice A popular term for a personal range or type of practice verb Graduate education To place a Pt in another service's–eg, from a medical to a surgical–ward.
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"This blew me away," Lord writes in Astro Turf. "Here was a place where girls could outthink grown men and mothering was a job, not a biological destiny." The women in the book all went by their initials, and so, Mary Grace Lord decided, would she.
Cultivars of crested wheatgrass used for low-maintenance turf include 'Fairway', 'Ruff', 'Ephraim', and 'RoadCrest'.
They have also provided turf to a variety of other projects including Tottenham Hotspur FC, the National Football Museum, Foyles Bookshop on the South Bank in London and Talacre Beach caravan park.
Using Synthetic Turf for Commercial, Municipal and Residential Dog Applications
The long-standing expertise of the team in soil testing for natural turf is a great complement to Labosport's know-how in synthetic turf and will allow us to better serve clients.
SATURDAY: Turf Sprint: Lost Treasure (Ryan Moore, 7).
Andy Waitt, clerk of the course at Chelmsford, said: "We're on with the ground works for the turf track at the moment and the drainage is to go in next week.
An official of PHF, who was involved in the recently concluded Pakistan Cup 9-a-Side Hockey Tournament, told The Express Tribune that the programme was run after the closing ceremony of the tournament and no one was allowed to go in the field area of the turf, which is also called the blue area.
PUTTING down a new lawn from turf is often described as like laying carpet.
[USPRwire, Wed Apr 08 2015] Turf & Ornamentals Biostimulants Market By Active Ingredients (Acids and Exiracts) By Application (Foliar, Seed, Soil ), By End users and By Geography - Global trends and Forecast 2019
1 Cheap turf comes from mown fields and is full of weeds.
Just when you thought it was safe to play soccer on that brand new synthetic turf field, it may be time to think again.