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MODEL. A machine made on a small scale to show the manner in which it is to be worked or employed.
     2. The Act of Congress of July 4, 1836, section 6, requires an inventor who is desirous to take out a patent for his invention, to furnish a model of his invention, in all cases which admit of representation by model, of a convenient size to exhibit advantageously its several parts.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Dumagoso said MPM has been in the shipping business for over 30 years, dealing with three generations of seafarers, providing a vast range of maritime services and offering qualified recruitment solutions.
Table 6: Diagnostic yield compared to histopathological diagnosis of MPM (n=56)
The authors conducted a retrospective cost analysis on all the patients with MPM first admitted to a reference hospital specialized in MPM care between 2014 and 2015, focusing on those who died before June 2016.
MPM diagnostic features can be clearly extracted by comparing the MPM images from normal breast tissue, fibroadenoma of breast, and fibrocystic disease of breast.
Conversely, heavy myeloid cell infiltration was a trait shared by all of the MpM variants, although they could be differentiated on the basis of CD209 expression.
After treated with vinorelbine and/or gemcitabine as second- or third-line therapy, 46% of patients had stable disease.[sup][15] Combination chemotherapy using gemcitabine with vinorelbine was shown to achieve 82% disease control (stable disease + partial response + complete response) in 17 Japanese MPM patients pretreated with platinum plus pemetrexed chemotherapy.[sup][16]
Blood specimens of patients with confirmed MPM were collected from two local hospitals from 2014 to 2016.
A protein technique using MPM (Mineralized Plasmatic Matrix) was performed for horizontal augmentation and an implant was placed.
Frimo says the MPM replaces the need for separate machines or equipment for vacuum lamination, press lamination, edge folding and groove lamination, as these surface-finishing techniques can now be implemented using one single, compact and modular basic machine.
The rental gain during the third quarter was a muted 1 per cent, according to the latest update by MPM Properties, the real estate arm of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank.