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INFERIOR. One who in relation to another has less power and is below him; one who is bound to obey another. He who makes the law is the superior; he who is bound to obey it, the inferior. 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 8.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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This power has been absurdly represented as intended to abolish all the county courts in the several States, which are commonly called inferior courts.
Synopsis: For hundreds of years it was common sense: women were the inferior sex.
However, RRD cases with inferior breaks may occasionally be challenging especially for phakic patients, in terms of completely removing the inferior vitreous and producing an effective endotamponading effect.
On repeat imaging, a very narrow apical two-chamber view window in which the inferior wall was intact without the pseudoaneurysm (Figure 1(c), Video 3) was identified with difficulty.
Inferior shoulder dislocation is an extremely rare disorder in the emergency department, accounting for 0.5% of all glenohumeral dislocations [1].
Budd-Chiari sendromu (BCS) hepatik venuller, hepatik venler ya da inferior vena kava (IVK) seviyesinde hepatik venoz cikis obstruksiyonu ile karakterize heterojen bir hastalik grubudur [1].
Acute occlusion of the left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) generally results in ST-segment elevations in precordial leads and reciprocal ST-segment depression in inferior leads (1).
The objective of this study was to compare the efficacy of cryosurgery and submucosal diathermy in terms of relief of nasal obstruction caused by hypertrophied inferior turbinates.
The first case of inferior vena cava duplication (IVCD) was described in 1916 in a male subject dissected during an autopsy by Lucas in London [1].