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tack

in Scots property law, another word for LEASE.

TACK, Scotch law. A contract of location by which the use of land, or any other immovable subject, is, set to the lessee or tacksman for a certain yearly rent, either in money, the fruits of tho ground, or services. Ersk. Prin. Laws of Scot. B. 2, t. 6, n. 8; 1 Tho. Co. Litt. 209. This word is nearly synonymous with lease.

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A small incision was made over the sac and the sac was delineated sac was excised and loop Ethilon closure of defects by open method done excess skin trimmed and skin closed with drain and IPOM placed laparoscopically, mesh used was dual mesh and fixation was done with Ethilon and tackers to hold mesh.
Generally, postoperative pain due to tackers is less than that due to intracorporeal suturing.
At registered Tackers centres, all sailing equipment is provided and no prior sailing experience is necessary.
After replacing the hernia from the hernia sac, the mesh was fixated to the abdominal wall with tackers and the keyhole opening was overlapped beside the intestine.
Keywords: Mesh fixation, Non-absorbable tackers. (JPMA 65: 270; 2015)
British-born Liz Schick, a liver transplant recipient now based in Switzerland founded TACKERS - Transplant Adventure Camps for Kids - in 2002.
According to Morgan product offerings on the site include benders, conduit, wire & pipe storage systems, hammers, mallets, clamps, riveters, power staplers, files, wire brushes, punches & chisels, drywall & plastering tools, hand saws & saw horses, pliers, measuring tapes, screwdrivers, wrenches, sockets, shovels, rakes, replacement parts, pullers & separators, pipe wrench, nutdrivers, tackers, vises, razor knife, tool storage units as well as other tools for prying, masonry & concrete, sawing, food processing, fire & rescue, electrical, crimping, communications, carpentry, plumbing, surveying and other industries.
The adventure camp is run by charity Tackers, which provides opportunities for children who have had organ transplants to learn more about becoming independent.
The at tackers sur rounded the limousine and pounded it, smashing a window, and splashed it with paint.
* Automatic hammer tackers look like a hammer, with the stapling mechanism in the head and the staples stored in the handle.
Shortly after the restart Max Nyahoda won a penalty which was quickly taken and the ball was whipped out to Siale Piutau, who brushed aside a host of would-be tackers to force his way over for a fine try which Littlewood converted.
Barton says the turn-key promotion kit is filled with "spicy-hot POS elements sure to bring the look and feel of Bourbon Street to any on-premise establishment." Each kit contains a light-up bead inflatable bottle, as well as "festive Mardi Gras party beads, eye-catching 5'x3' banner, pennant strings and wall tackers." The importer reports that colorful Corona "Mardi Party" t-shirts are also available for purchase.