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or Hua·ri  (wä′rē)
A pre-Incan empire with links to the contemporaneous civilization at Tiahuanaco, developing around the 10th century in the Peruvian highlands and spreading to encompass more than half of modern-day Peru before collapsing around 1200.

[After Huari, the type archaeological site of Wari culture, located in south-central Peru.]
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WARIS has written two books about her life, Desert Flower and Desert Dawn, which was released on Thursday.
In clearing Coumadin (Warfarin Sodium) for the new indication, the FDA reviewed efficacy and safety data from two placebo-controlled studies, WARIS (Warfarin Reinfarction Study) and ASPECT (Anticoagulants in the Secondary Prevention of Events in Coronary Thrombosis), and a meta-analysis of 14 other previously published studies.