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An annotation, explanation, or commentary on a particular passage in a book or document, which is ordinarily placed on the same page or in the margin to elucidate or amplify the passage.

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GLOSS. Interpretation, comment, explanation, or remark, intended to illustrate the text of an author.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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114: About the gloss seswa over [s.sub.a]suwa 'sons' in THT3597 he speculates, "it must be from a later stage [of the language], or it has been produced by a non-native speaker of Tocharian B, for instance a speaker of Old Uygur." I think the latter suggestion is correct and that the glosser was giving a phonetic rendering, a pronunciation guide, using his native, possibly Turkic, orthographic principles.
Nonetheless, even states that mandate school counselors to report sexual activity by minors under child abuse laws most often only require that report to be made to Child Protective Services or a peace officer (Glosser, Gardiner, & Fishman, 2004).
e Save pounds 3.05 on a tub of Trevor Sorbie Mg Styling Wax (100ml), which was pounds 6.10 and VEE75 SAVE pounds 2.75 pocket pounds 2.75 on the crimper's Hair Glosser (150ml), which was pounds 5.50.
Diagnoses that are often associated with visual perceptual dysfunction include: multiple sclerosis, dementia, cerebral palsy, Parkinson's disease, cerebrovascular accident, and aquired brain injury (Bouska et al., 1990; Edmans, Towle, & Lincoln, 1991; Glosser, Gallo, Duda, de Vries, Clark et al., 2002; Kozeis, Anogeianaki, Mitova, Anogianakis, Mitov, et al.
(21.) Glosser G, Zwil A, Glosser D S, et al Psychiatric aspects of temporal lobe epilepsy before and after anterior temporal lobectomy.
Os estudos que investigam a coerencia e a presenca de outras caracteristicas discursivas, como as repeticoes e as lacunas de informacoes, fornecem dados cruciais sobre a linguagem de pessoas com DA (Blanken, Dittmann, Haas, & Wallesch, 1987; Brandao, 2005; Cruz, 2008; Glosser & Deser, 1990; Laine et al., 1998; Mansur, 1996; Ripich & Terrel, 1988; Lira, Ortiz, Campanha, Bertolucci, & Minett, 2011).
For instance, in Thailand kaffir limes are incorporated because of beliefs that they make hair softener and glosser. Kaffir lime juice is supposed to invigorate the scalp.
(7.) Fraser DW, Glosser JW, Francis DP, Phillips CJ, Feeley JC, Sulzer CR.