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TWiST

Time without Sx of disease or toxicity AIDS A quality of life indicator, corresponding to the number of months preceding the development of a Sx with ≥ grade 3 HIV disease, whichever occurred first. See Q-TWiST.
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Laptop computers even evolved to resemble tablets and other portable computers, such as Lenovo's Thinkpad, which doubles as a twistable touch screen tablet.
This past summer researchers replaced an airplane's conventional aluminum flaps with advanced, shape-changing assemblies that form seamless bendable and twistable surfaces.
The cruZer6 face boasts the cutting-edge technology and performance of a Braun dry shaver and combines it with a twistable trimmer for styling and an adjustable attachment for cutting your beard to four different lengths.
The long handle gives you room to move while the rounded head is angled to reach that special place and the twistable base controls the speed.
SWCNTs are made up of single graphene layer wrapped into a hexagonal close-packed cylindrical structure whose diameter varies from 0.4 to 3.0 nm and length ranges from 20 to 1000 nm and are held together by Vander Waals forces, which makes them easily twistable and more pliable [3].
All of these layers are fully stretchable, foldable and twistable. The new material can also be fabricated in a relatively simple all-solution-based process.
Following comprehensive tests, the Cologne-based company igus GmbH has now developed a new twistable fibre optic cable for all 3D movements in energy chains, to keep bus systems working reliably.
For decades, oscilloscopes have typically been built in a form factor that has made them iconic: heavy, large case, small screen, bank of twistable knobs.
Celebrity even modified their dessert menu, which is printed on a Ohinged, twistable cubeO (in other words, a RubikOs cube) that guests must twist and turn to discover the tasty selections.