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  • pleural
  • Very rarely, the primary site for small-cell carcinoma is outside of the lungs and pleural space, it is referred to as extrapulmonary small-cell carcinoma (EPSCC). (wikipedia.org)
  • birth
  • Scramble competition is said to occur when each competitor is equal suppressed, either through reduction in survival or birth rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • Contest competition is said to occur when one or a few competitors are unaffected by competition, but all others suffer greatly, either through reduction in survival or birth rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • higher
  • To advance a candidate must meet the time in rate eligibility, pass the advancement test, and have a final multiple higher than the minimum required to advance. (wikipedia.org)
  • certain
  • Only a certain number of billets (job openings for this rate) open up biannually and all petty officers third class compete. (wikipedia.org)
  • live
  • The rate of ectopic pregnancy is about 1 and 2% that of live births in developed countries, though it may be as high as 4% among those using assisted reproductive technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • The term petty officer is, then, only used in abstract, the general sense, when referring to a group of petty officers of different ratings, or when the petty officer's rating is unknown. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Important work included development of the walking-stalk skin graft, and the discovery that immersion in saline promoted healing as well as improving survival rates for victims with extensive burns - this was a serendipitous discovery drawn from observation of differential healing rates in pilots who had come down on land and in the sea. (wikipedia.org)
  • period
  • Some have come to use the term to refer to the core principle of rapid intervention in trauma cases, rather than the narrow meaning of a critical one-hour time period. (wikipedia.org)
  • Superfecundity or retrofecundity refers to an organism's ability to store another organism's sperm (after copulation) and fertilize its own eggs from that store after a period of time, essentially making it appear as though fertilization occurred without sperm (i.e. parthenogenesis). (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • The name JMML now encompasses all diagnoses formerly referred to as juvenile chronic myeloid leukemia (JCML), chronic myelomonocytic leukemia of infancy, and infantile monosomy 7 syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • class
  • Thus, a petty officer second class, who has the rating of interior communications electrician would properly be called an interior communications electrician second class. (wikipedia.org)
  • A petty officer second class may be generically referred to as PO2 when the sailor's rating is not known, although some prefer to be called simply "Petty Officer (Martinez). (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • In Australian military terminology, a CASEVAC refers to the evacuation of a small number of troops, usually just one. (wikipedia.org)