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varan

(ˈværən)
n
(Animals) any carnivorous lizard of the Varinidae family found in Asia, Africa, and Australia and ranging in length up to 3 metres. Also known as: Monitor
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Noun1.varan - any of various large tropical carnivorous lizards of Africa and Asia and Australiavaran - any of various large tropical carnivorous lizards of Africa and Asia and Australia; fabled to warn of crocodiles
lizard - relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail
genus Varanus, Varanus - type and sole extant genus of the Varanidae
African monitor, Varanus niloticus - destroys crocodile eggs
dragon lizard, giant lizard, Komodo dragon, Komodo lizard, Varanus komodoensis - the largest lizard in the world (10 feet); found on Indonesian islands
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Shyam Varan Nath said, "We have a strong group in place, and each of these individuals brings a unique set of talents and skills that makes us that much stronger.
Hastalarimiza deri prik testine gore uygulama zorlugu (invazif), aileden onam alma zorlugu ve %15'e varan yalancilik pozitiflik orani yaninda testin kendisinde anafilaksi riskinden dolayi intradermal test yapilmamistir (27).
Instanciation : depuis plusieurs semaines, Francois et Ana travaillent a relever des pieges deposes a l'intention du varan malais.
First shown at IDEX 2013, the Varan 6 x 6 developed by the Streit Group should reach the end of its development in late 2014 to enter mass production in 2015.
Broad had just hit two sixes off Varan, but when he went for his third on the spin he copped it.
Another resident, Muhammad Sultan, said earlier Varan bus service was launched on the route but it was not allowed to operate by the Suzuki mafia.
Byline: Mustafa Dogan, Fatih Firinci, Yasemin Isik Balci, Funda Ozgurler, Selcan Zeybek, Cavidan Nur Semerci, Ilkay Erdogan and Birgul Varan
Panelists: Terry City, vice president West Coast, Buzzfeed; Duane Varan (5), chief research officer, Disney Media & Advertising Lab; Laurel Bernard, exec VP marketing, Fox Broadcasting; Don Buckley, exec VP marketing, Showtime; Vince Messina, VP industry leader, autos & entertainment, Yahoo; Abbey Thomas (6), VP entertainment, Tremor Video.
Bu calismaya sadece kardiyak BT uygulamalari konusunda belirli bir duzeyin uzerinde deneyime sahip merkezlerin dahil edilmesine ragmen, merkezler arasinda ortalama radyasyon dozunda 6 kata varan farklilik saptanmistir (29).