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stop

verb abandon, abolish, arrest, bar, barricade, block, block up, blockade, brake, break off, bring to a close, bring to a standstill, bring to naught, cease, check, choke, clog, close, come to a standstill, conclude, counteract, countermand, crush, cut short, dam up, delay, desist, detain, deter, die away, disallow, discontinue, drop, end, expire, finish, foil, forbear, forbid, forestall, freeze, halt, hamper, hinder, hold, hold back, impede, inhibere, interrupt, lapse, lay an embargo on, leave off, obstruct, occlude, pause, plug, preclude, prevent, prohibere, put an end to, quell, quit, refrain, render impassable, repress, rest, restrain, silence, sojourn, stall, stanch, stay, stem, stifle, stopper, stopple, stymie, suppress, suspend, tarry, terminate, thwart, ward off, wipe out, withdraw from
Associated concepts: stop and frisk
See also: abandon, abate, adjourn, balk, ban, bar, barrier, block, blockade, cease, cessation, check, clog, close, cloture, complete, conclude, condemn, constrict, contain, debar, defeat, delay, desist, destination, desuetude, detain, deter, deterrence, discontinuance, discontinue, disqualify, disrupt, dissolve, dwell, embargo, encumbrance, end, enjoin, estop, expiration, expire, finality, finish, forbear, forbid, forestall, forgo, halt, hesitate, hiatus, hinder, hold up, impasse, impede, impediment, inhibit, interdict, interfere, interrupt, interruption, keep, kill, lapse, leave, lock, lodge, lull, moratorium, obstacle, obstruct, obstruction, occlude, oppose, palliate, parry, preclude, prevent, prohibit, prohibition, quash, quit, recess, refrain, relax, remission, remit, reprieve, reside, resist, respite, rest, restrain, restraint, restrict, shut, stall, stay, stem, stifle, strangle, suppress, suspend, terminate, termination, thwart, withstand
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Diaphragm thickness measurements were obtained once a day for two days at roughly the same time of the morning by the same researcher (MNT) and co-researcher (ALS); provided the child did not have any new condition which excluded him/her from the study (e.g.
It is noted that over 2500 workers and 500 engineers worked on a mission mode towards completing the diaphragm wall, which is a key in the Polavaram project.
Current EAST guidelines (9) strongly recommend diagnostic laparoscopy in all patients with penetrating trauma to the left TA area who have no other indications for laparotomy to diagnose and repair diaphragm injuries.
Keywords: Diaphragm muscle thinning, inspiratory muscles' strength, inspiratory pressure, ultrasound
Diaphragm disease can mimic inflammatory bowel disease and poses a diagnostic challenge.
It is suggested that a more rapid ascent of a kidney during this process before closure of the diaphragm results in this anomaly.2,4 Defective development or delayed closure of the pleuroperitoneal membrane was suggested as another factor.2,5
Contrast-enhanced trauma MDCT better depicted multiple displacedcompoundfractures of theleft 3rdthrough the 11th ribs in close proximity to the diaphragm, but the diaphragm appeared intact (Figures 2(a) and 2(b)).
The diaphragm is a sheet of muscle that has to contract and relax constantly to allow breathing.
• He can select the diaphragm direct part number.
Plastic diaphragm check valves a re two-port valves, meaning they have two openings--one for upstream fluid or gas to enter, and the other for the media to exit downstream.