floaters


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floaters

n., pl. flotadores, manchas visuales, máculas.
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Thus the spear becomes 'the slaughter-shaft'; fighting 'hand-play'; the sword 'the leavings of the hammer' (or 'of the anvil'); and a ship 'the foamy-necked floater.
The short-term 'F1+' rating assigned to the Floater Certificates is based on the obligation of RBC to pay purchase price of tendered floaters as tender option provider.
Floaters occur when microscopic pieces of the eye's vitreous--a clear gel that fills the eyeball between the lens at the front of the eye and the retina at the back--break loose.
Efren Medrano, chair of the Lanao-Bangan Fishermen's Association, said he saw a few floaters and metal screws, which were dismantled from the assembly and towed toward Barangay Sto.
Floaters that move with the movement of your eyes which seem to be getting darker and bigger.
Insurance policies that address these exposures are generally inland marine floaters, and include transit, storage and installation floaters.
Floaters can be seen more clearly when looking at something bright, such as white paper or a blue sky.
Margaret Johnson of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, wrote to you about having vitreous floaters in the July/ August 2006 issue of The Saturday Evening Post.
Floaters look like gray or black specks in front of our eyes that move when our eyes move.
Feminine hygiene products and hair conditioner are two of the most notable septic tank floaters.
For the most part, doctors say floaters are no more than a nuisance and are often easily ignored.