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Instrument

1. See: Security.

2. Any tool that a government may use to influence the economy. Common instruments include setting prevailing interest rates, raising or lowering taxes, and awarding contracts to the private sector to stimulate demand for goods and services.

3. See: Contract.
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instrument

A legal document, such as a check, a security, or a will.
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instrument

A written legal document.

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Goyal et al stated that different bone cutting methods have been used for bone cutting including chisel, rotary burs and ultrasonic bone cutting instruments, rotary burs are associated with delayed healing and more post-surgical complications.9 In our study we used two rotary burs for osteotomy one with internal irrigation system and other with external saline irrigation.
Here is the subject of the increase of cutting forces what results with higher cutting power, increase of the temperature on the cutting process, increase of vibrancy in system: processing equipment-machine and metal cutting instruments.
The procedure - laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) - uses a local anaesthetic on the patient's eye while a cutting instrument is used to cut a flap in the cornea.
The subpoenas sought "any and all records pertaining to any male Caucasian between the ages of 30 and 45 years, who was treated or sought treatment on May 25, 1998, through May 26 1998, for a laceration, puncture wound or slash, or other injury caused by or possibly caused by a cutting instrument and/or sharp object, said injury being plainly observable to a lay person without expert or professional knowledge; ...
For every hip implant, an almost identical cutting instrument must be machined from stainless steel for use in the surgical procedure.
Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed Assaulted Percent Distribution (1) by Type of Weapon, (2) 2002-2011 Bomb 0.4% Vehicle 6.4% Shotgun 7.0% Knife or other cutting instrument 0.6% Personal weapons 0.4% Blunt instrument 0.2% Handgun 67.4% Rifle 17.5% Note: Table made from pie chart.
They showed that someone with a relatively small amount of training and a crude cutting instrument could inflict serious bodily injury or death.
For decades, such handpieces have been the standard cutting instrument for general dental work.
One officer was killed with a knife or other cutting instrument.
** Cutting Instrument Solutions: Design, prototype and manufacturing of bone cutting instruments
Booth, 19, of 3 Rock Ave., Auburn, charged with larceny from a person, amended from armed robbery (knife or cutting instrument), sentenced to 1 year in the House of Correction, suspended for 2 years, ordered to remain drug- and alcohol-free, to undergo drug and alcohol evaluations with treatment and counseling as recommended by the Probation Department, to submit to random drug tests, and to have no direct or indirect contact with the victim, $90 victim witness fee; assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (knife or cutting instrument), malicious destruction of property over $250, amended from vandalizing property, and disorderly conduct, placed on probation for two years.