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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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The twister was likely to be a funnel cloud - condensed water droplets extending from the base of a cumulus or cumulonimbus cloud.
I think from a dog trainer's point of view, the speed at which Twister started to indicate with the bats, he was very, very fast.
STUNNED Mabel and Geoff AMAZING twister churns up waves off Antrim coast
It was thought Carson might ridicule the game killing it stone dead and on the May 3, 1966 version of the show when a Twister mat was laid out, the guest was glamorous Eva Gabor wearing a white, low-cut dress.
Six days later, nine twisters whirled through Iowa, followed on November 15 by a line of thunderstorms that spawned 35 tornadoes across five states.
He bought his Twister last December and, with the help of his sons and wife, already has put 200 hours on the machine.
A large portion of the central United States--stretching from the Colorado-Kansas border to western North Carolina and from the Gulf Coast to southern Minnesota--suffered a twister approximately once every 10,000 years.
But during the last four years, he noted, better technology has yielded better data on twisters.
In Twister, the one bonafide villain, played by Cary Elwes, is a rival scientist who steals the hero's research and, even worse, has corporate backing for his project.
Four strand rope will be a little heavier and a little stronger and can be made exactly as three strand with the addition of one twister and one base hook.
Consumers who purchase three 46-ounce bottles of Tropicana Twister Juice Drink will receive a coupon good for $1 off the price of the title.
Twister is the ultimate in action movies, a big budget extravaganza in which the earth really does move.