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sheathe

 (shēth)
tr.v. sheathed, sheath·ing, sheathes
1. To insert into or provide with a sheath.
2. To retract (a claw) into a sheath.
3. To enclose with a protective covering; encase.

[Middle English schethen, from schethe, sheath; see sheath.]

sheath′er n.

sheather

n
1. obsolete a person who makes sheathes
2. a person or thing that sheathes
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We thank Hendrik John Weimar, Barbara Maslen, and Allen Sheather for facilitating collection of environmental samples and Samuel Yaw Aboagye for assisting with testing of collected samples.
Sheather not only helps produce talent to fill the analytics skills gap, he contributes advanced statistics and analytics knowledge, having published more than 80 published research and two books.
La carga parasitaria se determino mediante el recuento de huevos utilizando la camara McMaster (Shapiro, 2010), la camara triple-chambered McMaster counting slide (Chalex Corporation(r)) y la solucion de Sheather.
4] (r = 1,18 g/mL), NaCl (r = 1,18 g/mL) y solucion modificada de Sheather (azucar granulada, agua destilada y 1% de formaldehido) (r = 1,27 g/mL).
Test statistics based on trimmed mean arecomputed depending on winsorized variance (Tukey and McLaughlin 1963; Staudte and Sheather 1990).
We used a Gaussian kernel function (Silverman 1986, Chen 1996a) and the direct plug-in bandwidth selection method (Sheather and Jones 1991, Wand and Jones 1995, Sheather 2004) to develop the detection function for groups.
Earlier the event was launched in the presence of Gold Coast Turf club's CEO, Grant Sheather, Elaine Dittman (Racing Queensland), Annie Norton-Knight (Mayors Office) and Arch McDonald (Gold Coast Turf Club).
Simon Sheather, head of the Department of Statistics at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, is looking through row after row of airfare data--nearly 8 million of them.
Algunos autores afirman que con el se corre el riesgo de pasar por alto los casos positivos en pacientes con cargas parasitarias bajas, por lo que sugieren complementarlo con tecnicas de concentracion que aumentan la sensibilidad hasta en un 30% (16-19), de ellas, la sedimentacion de Ritchie modificada es la que mas se usa en los laboratorios clinicos, porque es eficiente para detectar quistes de protozoos y huevos y larvas de helmintos, ademas de ser economica y sencilla en cuanto a los reactivos y equipos que para ella se utilizan (17,20), estas caracteristicas la hacen mas eficiente que otras tecnicas como las de Willis y Sheather que estan dirigidas a grupos mas reducidos de parasitos (18).
For the record, last to finish was Loucose, on whom 7lb-claimer Ron Sheather put up 5lb overweight at 6st 3lb.
The visual analog scale (VAS) has been shown to be a valid and reliable instrument used to measure pain intensity (McCormack, Horne, & Sheather, 1988; Price, McGrath, Rafii, & Buckingham, 1983).