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If [phi] is strictly convex, equality holds if and only if K and L are dilates. For j = n and [epsilon] =1, (19) becomes the following dual Orlicz-Brunn-Minkowski inequality established by Zhu et al [29].
"Our interpretation is that, because we are making a presumed decision to dilate prior to the appointment because we want better images, and it is the images that are outside the scope of GOS and it is the images the patient is choosing to have, then this dilating does not fall into a 'must' under GOS.
To dilate the body is to help awaken the body, that of the performer and the spectator alike, to affectivities, sensitivities, and intensities.
Contractions come more and more frequently as the cervix dilates from around 3cm to fully dilated at 10cm.
(For the uninitiated, you have to be 10cm dilated before you can push and on average it takes an hour to dilate 1cm).
Birds that forage for food can dilate their eyes when seeking prey.
Speaking toBroadly, Ritch Savin-Williams, who led the study, said: "We show straight men a picture of a woman masturbating and they respond just like a straight guy, but then you also show them a guy masturbating and their eyes dilate a little bit.
Failure of cervix to dilate completely is a common cause of dystocia in large ruminants.
Dilate kardiyomiyopati, sol veya her iki ventrikulun dilatasyonu ve azalmis kontraksiyonu ile karakterize olup idiyopatik, genetik, viral, immun, toksik nedenli olabilecegi gibi, mevcut miyokardiyal yuklenme veya iskemi bulgulari ile aciklanamayacak duzeyde miyokardiyal disfonksiyon gosteren diger kardiyovaskuler hastaliklarda da gorulebilir (2).
Using drops in the eyes that dilate a patient's pupils, eye care professionals can check for signs of glaucoma.
He and his associates used a cervical tonometer to objectively measure the force needed to dilate the cervix after priming with vaginal misoprostol, compared with placebo, in 101 women undergoing diagnostic hysteroscopy.