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labor

verb apply oneself, attend to business, be diliient, be employed, be industrious, contendere, devote oneself to, do a job, do work, drudge, endeavor, engage in, exercise, exert energy, exert oneself, follow one's vocation, laborare, plod, plug away, ply, ply one's trade, strain, strive, struggle, toil, travail, work, work hard

labor

(Exertion), noun discipline, effort, endeavor, energy, enterprise, industry, mental toil, pains, strain, strife

labor

(Work), noun advocation, assignment, calling, craft, duty, employ, employment, job, line of business, line of work, occupation, profession, pursuit, responsibility, task, toil, trade, undertaking, vocation
Associated concepts: boycotts, closed shop, collective barraining, labor arbitration, labor dispute, labor organization, labor relations, labor union, lockout, open shop, scope of employment, skilled labor, terms and conditions of employment, union labor, union shop, wildcat strike, workken's compensation
See also: activity, effort, employment, endeavor, industry, job, persevere, struggle, work

LABOR. Continued operation; work.
     2. The labor and skill of one man is frequently used in a partnership, and valued as equal to the capital of another.
     3. When business has been done for another, and suit is brought to recover a just reward, there is generally contained in the declaration, a count for work and labor.
     4. Where penitentiaries exist, persons who have committed crimes are condemned to be imprisoned therein at labor.

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Coverage of the Premature Labor (Tocolysis) pipeline on the basis of route of administration and molecule type.
He is collaborating with obstetricians at Wayne State University's Hutzel Hospital in Detroit, where 15% of premature labor is cocaine-related.
Therapeutic options for premature labor include bedrest with hydration in combination with tocolytic drugs such as intravenous magnesium sulfate or [beta]-sympathomimetic agents including ritodrine and terbutaline.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Premature Labor (Tocolysis), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
There are reasons to hope that the COX2 inhibitors may stop premature labor, have anti-cancer effects, and prevent the progression of Alzheimer's disease.
Job strain has been found to raise blood pressure and to increase the chance of smoking, both of which can contribute to premature labor.
Medication is given until premature labor is successfully suppressed or until the baby is delivered.
The panel recommends that two corticosteroid injections be given to women who are in weeks 24 to 34 of pregnancy, and who arrive at a hospital experiencing premature labor or are at risk of doing so.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Premature Labor (Tocolysis) - Pipeline Review, H1 2012', provides an overview of the Premature Labor (Tocolysis) therapeutic pipeline.
USPRwire, Fri Mar 27 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Premature Labor (Tocolysis) - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Premature Labor (Tocolysis)'s therapeutic pipeline.
When there is an infection in the uterus, the onset of premature labor appears to have survival value," Romero said.