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n.1.An obstruction, or indigestible mass, found in the intestine of bears and other animals during hibernation.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"I really fell in love with his game," Bowman told NBCSN's Kathryn Tappen. "He brings so much to the table.
For example, algae formation was not significant in the current sample, but green staining of this type on bone surfaces can be pervasive in moist forest environments (Pokines 2016; Tappen 1994).
Schoenberg and colleagues (2009; 2012) demonstrated that Appalachian residents were more willing to pursue cancer screening after being informed of their disease risk, and researchers demonstrated similar findings related to dementia in underserved groups (Williams, Tappen, Rosselli, Keane, & Newlin, 2010).
Tappen, "Geochemical evolution of halogen-enriched granite magmas and mineralizing fluids of the Zinnwald tin-tungsten mining district, Erzgebirge, Germany," Mineralium Deposita, vol.
Both books were published by Tappen and Dennet, the only book of Hawthorne's that firm published.
Tappen, "Latent pyramidal regions for recognizing scenes," Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol.
Whitehead, Weiss and Tappen (2007) offer that being an effective follower is as important to the new nurse as is being an effective leader.
Das Konzept einer "Weltburgerbewegung" lauft damit Gefahr, in eine Transformationsfalle zu tappen. Historische Kontexte und ideengeschichtliche Hintergrunde abstrakter Menschen und Burger(innen) werden nicht erhellt; die eigene partielle Perspektive wird nicht reflektiert.
Lisa Dahl won the Community Artist Award for the Historic Tappen Park Community Partnership's Illuminate Stapleton initiative, and completed a public art commission at the Staten Island Ferry Terminal.
He cited the $4 billion Tappen Zee Bridge project over the Hudson River in New York as one that features a design-build partner working with a separate financing partner and multiple financing agencies.