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She's obviously much, much more multilateral than Republicans, but there's a certain muscular tone, a certain assumption that there will be hostile ideologies that threaten America.
These players had clear and muscular tone in perfect balance, they responded to each others' subtleties and displayed the highest degree of musical intelligence.
In spite of it's large clinical use, published evidences of the efficacy of eperisone are limited to the treatment of patients with myelopathy or tropical spastic paraparesis (11), neurogenic bladder (12), increased muscular tone after stroke (13), and muscle cramps from liver diseases (14); in addition, a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial has shown a clear benefit of eperisone on pain in the nuchal region, back pain, pain in arms and shoulders, stiffness and other symptoms in patients with cervical spondylosis (15).