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Ris

1. An ancient Hebrew unit of length approximately equivalent to 135 meters.

2. A Talmudic unit of length approximately equivalent to 32 or 35 meters.
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By the end of the Edu-Conference, three questions are intended to have been resolved: (i) Is there a need to create a body to serve as a forum for individuals involved with PACS & RIS, for gathering and sharing information and advice?
Noja, Playa del Ris, 16-III-2006, esporofito (Trailliella intricata Batters), intermareal inferior rocoso con arena, P.
Crucial to the overall delivery of the Cross River Rail project, the RIS package will deliver the design, supply and installation of the supporting rail systems and brownfield works to integrate Cross River Rail into the wider Queensland Rail train network.
The Banga RIS, which serves parts of Banga and Norala towns, currently supplies some 1,357 hectares but the water releases were rationed to only 50 percent of the service area, he said.
Thigeadh boilersuit gorm ris, bonaid bhileach dhearg - "Dean Leodhas miorbhaileach a-rithist".
The term 'weight loss' appeared to be especially popular during the month of January and its median RIS for January (n=12months) as compared to other months (n=122 months) was higher during the entire study period (88 vs 72), a result which was statistically significant.
Standard stock solutions RIS, 9-OH-RIS, and OLA were prepared using methanol as dissolving agent to give a final concentration of 100.0 [micro]g/mL.
RIS and 9-OH-RIS are most commonly determined by high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) using ultraviolet detection (UVD) [19-22] or electrochemical detection (ED) [23-25], respectively.
RIS, structurally, a benzisoxazole derivative, is one of the most frequently prescribed atypical antipsychotics in the management of schizophrenia, mood disorders, and autism [1].
Islamabad -- Roots International Schools (RIS) Rawal Campus (Satellite Town) hosted Student Council Oath Taking Ceremony 2016 in an effort to encourage young individuals to regularise student body and become responsible citizens.
Thus, RIs may be influenced by inappropriately selected reference populations.
Radiology information systems (RIS) are considered to be one of the basic systems for the electronic management of all the imaging departments.