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A map of a town or a section of land that has been subdivided into lots showing the location and boundaries of individual parcels with the streets, alleys, easements, and rights of use over the land of another.

A plat is usually drawn to scale.

See: intertwine, land, plot

PLAT. A map of a piece of land, in which are marked the courses and distances of the different lines, and the quantity of land it contains.
     2. Such a plat;nay be given in evidence in ascertaining the position of the land, and what is included, and may serve to settle the figure of a survey, and correct mistakes. 5 Monr. 160. See 17 Mass. 211; 5 Greenl. 219; 7 Greenl, 61; 4 Wheat. 444; 14 Mass. 149.

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Intraventricular recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator can also decrease the necessity for permanent ventriculoperitoneal shunting among the survivors.
Recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator versus urokinase in peripheral arterial and graft occlusions: a randomized trial.
Tissue-type plasminogen activator (t-PA): Physiological and Clinical Aspects, Vol.
Amphoterin can interact with macrophage cell surface receptors for advanced glycation end products to enhance expression of tissue-type plasminogen activator (6).
The continuously high PAI-1 concentrations make fibrins resistant to dissolution by tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA), which leads to multiorgan dysfunction and a bad prognosis in patients (2).
One unit of PAI-1 activity was defined as the amount that inhibited 1 IU of single tissue-type plasminogen activator in 15 min at room temperature under the conditions used.
We are also expecting a positive impact from our announcement on May 10 that a Harvard Medical School study using Biopool's TintElize(R) test kit demonstrated that plasma levels of tissue-type plasminogen activator (t-PA) may be an even more important indicator of risk for future heart attack than total cholesterol.