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 (ăs′ī′, -kī′)
Plural of ascus.
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(ˈæsaɪ; ˈæskaɪ)
(Botany) the plural of ascus
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(ˈæs kəs)

n., pl. as•ci (ˈæs aɪ, -kaɪ, -ki)
the sac in ascomycetes in which the spores are formed.
[1820–30; < New Latin < Greek askós bag, sac]
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Ademas, evidenciamos que se deben mejorar diversos aspectos metodologicos, entre ellos, el de evaluacion, ya que apenas se evaluan las iniciativas de ASC, incluidas las de ASCI. Entendemos que una futura via de investigacion especialmente relevante sera profundizar en las razones por las cuales sucede.
We conducted a retrospective study on all patients admitted to the ASCI Unit at GSH from 1 April 2003 to 31 March 2014.
Ghazaleh, who chairs the ASCI, told Qatar Tribune that talks with Qatari officials regarding setting up the headquarters of ASCI in Doha are in final stages and we hope to get a positive response from the Ministry of Business and Trade in Qatar soon.
Asci 8-spored, bitunicate, fissitunicate, clavate or ellipsoidal, short orbicular pedicel, without an ocular chamber.
Figure 3 depicts the architecture of the proposed ASCI, which is designed to support various agricultural applications (i.e., air/soil monitoring, cultural control for constantly maintaining the growing environments precise monitoring of the growth status, agricultural surveillance, etc.) with a low cost for the sensor equipment and system operation/management.
Asci added that the what happened in Taksim Square in only the beginning of a non-stop movement that will bring down the Turkish unjust government.
Nearly 10 per cent of sales have come from the UAE, highlighting the potential of Turkey to replace Paris and London in terms of property investment from the Gulf States, Asci noted.
Astas has financed the project through a combination of its own cash reserves, loans from Turkish banks and receipts from pre-sales, Asci said.
ASCI, founded at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and produced by ACSI LLC, Ann Arbor, Mich., edged up 1.3 percent to an ACSI score of 81, which ties the industry's all-time high.
While increasing the price of all crudes for Asian and European buyers, Saudi Arabia cut them for the US market by 30 cents per barrel, with Arab Light for the United States trimmed to Argus Sour Crude Index (ASCI) plus $0.20 a barrel.
Called Team Naked Asci, the group even raised nearly $2,000 to contribute to the fundraiser prior to the event.