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Wash

Gains equal losses.

Wash

A situation in which the profit on one activity or investment equals the loss on another. When an investment is a wash, it is said to break even.
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In this study, both BCAs and MEs most frequently demonstrated rapid enhancement and a washout pattern on two-phase CT scans, which was reported to be characteristic of WTs (2, 13).
The prostatitis and PCa groups showed similar contrast enhancement (p=0.336) (Table 2), but the contrast washout percentage was significantly higher in the PCa group than in the prostatitis group (12 vs.
Talking to ANI, Kurien said the washout of the Budget Session was "very unfortunate" and that all were responsible for the disruption of the Parliament.
The PGA class is dosed once daily, and during clinical trials, the typical washout period for prostaglandin analogues varies between 2 weeks and 8 weeks, with most trials using a 4-week washout.
Age at the time of operation, preoperative and postoperative mean pelvic diameter on ultrasound, split renal function, washout patterns on scintigraphy, and early and late complications were recorded.
TODAY is set to be a washout Easter Sunday as Storm Katie batters Britain, bringing torrential rain and winds of up to 80mph.
For example, bright sunlight makes screen viewing particularly difficult as it can create display washout, but increasing display brightness to address this problem drains battery power and generates unwanted heat.
Not every washout will be holding bait and if you don't find bait, you will want to move down the beach to another spot.