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unrelated

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In organ transplantation, pert. to a donor who has no connection by blood to the recipient but shares many human leukocyte antigen (HLA) markers.
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"Unrelatedness" is synonymous with non-purposeful, making the incidental regulation of free speech and discrimination, in effect, interchangeable in application.
The cold-blooded unrelatedness of his mind which seems to come from the saurian in him or still from lower regions -- conversations in and with one sown intestines" (Jung 1972: 113) -- a procreative tape worm articulating itself in Ulysses-- "As a piece technical virtuosity it is brilliant and hellish monster-birth" (Jung 1972: 110).
McGahan (2000), follows Wernerfelt and Montgomery (1988), in constructing a specific measure of focus or unrelatedness based upon the degree of overlap between the firm's activity segments using 1-, 2-, 3-, and 4-digit SIC codes.
1.1041-1T(b), Q&A-7, the presumption of unrelatedness after six years is rebuttable, by showing the transfer was made to effect a division of property owned by the former spouses at the time their marriage ceased.
It is a historical irony that Africans from different geographic regions of the world are usually made aware of their diversity and seeming unrelatedness. In fact, many Africans themselves become purveyors of such ideas.
The six release eras accounted for only 2% of the total variation in cultivar relationships, indicating their relative unrelatedness. In contrast, 20 clusters accounted for 41% of the variation in diversity patterns and indicated that clusters were more efficient than other factors in describing diversity patterns.
In this narrative, Julie went to great lengths to clarify her genetic unrelatedness to the child she was carrying.
Ellis & Taylor (1987) Corporate venturing was postulated to pursue a strategy of unrelatedness to present activities, to adopt the structure of an independent unit and to involve a process of assembling and configuring novel resources (p.
Although the taxonomic unrelatedness between conifers and angiosperms lends a cautionary note to such comparisons, induced responses by deciduous Larix conifers are also consistent with this hypothesis (Baltensweiter et al.
advertising campaigns succeed not if they seek to change people's attitudes but if they manage to find, by means of motivation research and similar procedures, a way of linking up with existing attitudes ...: status-seeking and snobbery; social, racial, and sexual discrimination; egotism and unrelatedness to others; envy, gluttony, avarice, and ruthlessness in the drive for self-advancement - all of these attitudes are not generated by advertising but are made use of and appealed to in the contents of advertising material.
That procedure calls to mind Pater's conception of the essay as the "form of formlessness," a form that "deconstructs itself in order to represent open-endedness, unrelatedness and endlessness as facts of experiential reality." Like the essay so conceived, Carolyn Williams' is a "discourse simultaneously renouncing a discursive tackling of its findings, thereby casting doubts on the efficacy of discursive thinking." (41) The last best defense of this sort of academic discourse seems to be impotence rationalized as a strength.