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atrial natriuretic peptide

n.
A peptide hormone that is produced by the right atrium of the heart in response to elevated blood pressure and stimulates the excretion of sodium and water by the kidneys. Also called atrial natriuretic factor.
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The event was funded by APN and listeners of Radio Hayat FM in Jordan and other Palestinian organizations.
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As part of our Brocade One strategy, we are continually enhancing the APN program with Quality in Partnership elements that provide partners with the necessary tools to help their customers make the transition towards highly virtualized, cloud-optimized network environments without the fear of vendor lock-in," Spicek noted.
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In the report presented before APN deputies, the Lower House's Finance and Budget Commission noted the low use of budgets allocated to some sectors and special funds.
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