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RAM

RAM (Random Access Memory)

a COMPUTER memory device from which data can be read and on to which data can be written. The contents of such memory can be added to, or erased, by an operator. RAM is incorporated in microchips which allow the operative access to any part of the memory without having to move sequentially through the contents of the memory from start to finish.

RAM

Short for reverse annuity mortgage. See reverse mortgage.

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05), the beak trimmed birds had significantly more cage pecks (p<0.
Luckily it was only his beak that had got caught in the trap, so they had been able to release him and gently put him into a box to calm down and recover.
And the tweezers were best to get marbles into a cup, the same way the tweezer-like beak of a hawk or eagle is designed for it to grab fish for dinner.
A toucan needs its beak to eat and defend itself, says Magalie Quesada of Zoo Ave.
During surveillance cystoscopy following TURP, the plastic beak of a 24 Fr resectoscope was incidentally found dislodged in the bladder of our patient.
Key words: squamous cell carcinoma, neoplasia, radiation therapy, beak, psittacine, avian, African grey parrot, Psittacus timneh
Because a toucans beak is a critical instrument of survival, Grecias attack not only shattered the hard, hollow portion of the upper beak, but it stripped Grecia of autonomy as well.
Genetic variants of the HMGA2 gene control beak size in the birds, evolutionary geneticist Leif Andersson and colleagues now report.
Top Beak has had just the one start to date when he was something of a rare first-time-out winner for hughie Morrison at Windsor last October.
They house 13-14 hens per square metre, natural behaviour is restricted and beak trimming is routine.
Removing a whole beak from the buccal mass is much easier than extracting a statolith from the statocyst.
The police handed her over to a wildlife management group, which worked with three Brazilian universities to design and 3D-print a new prosthetic beak for Tieta.