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DEPRIVATION, ecclesiastical Punishment. A censure by which a clergyman is deprived of his parsonage, vicarage, or other ecclesiastical promotion or dignity. Vide Ayliffe's Parerg. 206; 1 Bl. Com. 393.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The water deprivation test and the DDAVP challenge test confirmed the diagnosis of CNDI.
He was admitted to the hospital for a water deprivation test. After eight hours of observed water deprivation, urine osmolality increased from 270 mOsm/kg to 753 mOsm/kg.
Water deprivation test yielded an increase in Na level to 151 mEq/L and a urine osmolality to 238 mOsmol/kg, while plasma osmolality was 320 mOsmol/kg.