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Plural of ramus.
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1. (Biology) the plural of ramus
2. (Zoology) the plural of ramus
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(ˈreɪ məs)

n., pl. -mi (-mī).
a small branch, as of a stem, vein, or bone.
[1795–1805; < Latin rāmus branch, twig, bough]
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The pilgrims after performing Rami, will sacrifice animals as per the tradition (sunnah) of Prophet Ibrahim (AS), men then shave their heads or trim their hair while women cut a fingertip-length of their hair.
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The integrated promotional campaign regarding Egypt's touristic destinations will be launched in the next few months, Rami said.
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Software AG has appointed Rami Kichli as the new Vice President for the firm's UAE division.
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He found that factors including the completeness of clinical coding and calculations about the under-lying risk of a patient dying, can skew the RAMI score.
When two or more rami of nerve are present; chances of lower most rami of nerve coursing below the inferior border of mandible increases.
A few days passed and I studied the possibilities, and the idea for Amal came to me, an Omani international awareness project on drug abuse, which will be specifically focused to Helmi's work," Rami said.
The RAMI compares the number of deaths at a hospital with the number expected, influenced by factors such as average age.