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The conduct of the final arrangements with Messrs Baring and Hope, which made a definitive financial settlement between France and the allies possible, was left entirely to him.
(to 1436) of the definitive form of his Swiss history, which was received with great praise.
On the 4th of August 1791, was signed at Sistova the definitive peace with Turkey, which practically established the status quo.
Accepting the definitive result of the researches of E.
An armistice and preliminaries of peace were signed on the 31st of January 1878 at Adrianople, and a definitive treaty was concluded at San Stefano on the 3rd of March 1878.
employed their jurists to collect the most important of their rulings, and Gregory's decrees became the definitive repository of the canon law.
Its modern history as an independent entity begins with the dramatic collapse of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy at the close of the World War, and the definitive proclamation of Czechoslovak independence on Oct.
Piedmont was declared to be a military division at the disposal of France (April 21, r8oi); and on the 21st of September 1802, Bonaparte, then First Consul for life, issued a decree for its definitive incorporation in the French Republic. About that time, too, Elba fell into the hands of Napoleon.
With passionate earnestness he sets over against these his constructive theory as to the efficacy, the heavenly yet unseen reality, of the definitive "purification of sins" (i.
Canonization is the solemn and definitive act by which the pope decrees the plenitude of public honours.
The monotheistic influence of Aristotle and his Arabian commentators shows itself in Albert and Aquinas, at the outset, in the definitive fashion in which the " mysteries " y sof the Trinity and the Incarnation are henceforth detached from the sphere of rational or philosophical theology.
On the 4th, Russia concluded a two years' armistice, but remained in possession of Azov, which was formally ceded to her by the definitive treaty of peace signed at Constantinople on the 13th of June 1700.
Gradual abolition of slavery was declared by a law of the 13th of February 1880; definitive abolition in 1886; and in 1893 the equal civil status of blacks and whites in all respects was proclaimed by General Calleja.
The relation here indicated between the Shepherd's instruction and the initial message of one definitive repentance, open to those believers who have already "broken" their "seal" of baptism by deadly sins, as announced in Visions i.-iv.
The definitive peace of Paris was signed on the 10th of February 1763, and a wholesale proscription of the Whigs was begun, the most insignificant adherents of the fallen party, including widows, menial servants and schoolboys, incurring the minister's mean vengeance.
It was necessary for his own good repute and the future of his work that a definitive sentence should be pronounced and his name cleared once and for all.
The report drawn up by the commission on the results of its labours was submitted to the Council of Ministers, which then finally drew up a general summary of the definitive budget and submitted it by mazbata (memorandum) for the imperial sanction.
On the definitive amnesty of 1869 he returned to Paris, where he died in April 1871, during the Commune.
Cyrus the Great divided his empire into provinces; a definitive organization was given by Darius, who established twenty great satrapies and fixed their tribute (Herodot.
It was not until the period of the Thirty Years' War that the two main schools of the reformed or evangelical Churches marked their definitive separation: the Calvinists describing themselves as the "Reformed Church," the Lutherans as the "Lutheran Church."
Most jewelers will be able to give a definitive cost before starting.
The constitution of fulminic acid has been investigated by many experimenters, but apparently without definitive results.
The treaty having been duly ratified, and an indemnity of 400,000 paid to Menelek, the Shoan prisoners were released, and Major Nerazzini once more returned to Abyssinia with instructions to secure, if possible, Meneleks assent to the definitive retention of the Mareb-Belesa-Muna line by Italy.
At the conclusion of the armistice in 1632, during a short interregnum in Poland, he attempted to avenge past injuries and recover lost territory; but the campaign was not successful, and in 1634 he signed a definitive treaty by no means favourable to Russia.
Preliminary articles of peace, signed on the 30th of November 1782, were followed by a definitive treaty concluded on the 3rd of September 1783.
A - D shows the formation of the two nuclear elements (trophonucleus and kinetonucleus) from the definitive nucleus (synkaryon) of the ookinete.
The issue was forced by the developments of the tangled Schleswig-Holstein Question, which led to the definitive breach between the two great German powers, to the campaign of 1866, and the collapse of Austria on the field of Kiiniggratz (July 3.
On the 29th of February 1892 a definitive treaty was signed at Washington.
His valedictory thesis at the Ecole des Chartes, Serie chronologique des gardiens et seigneurs des Iles Normandes (1876), was a definitive work and but slightly affected by later research.
Sir Henry Drummond Wolff proceeded to Constantinople and signed on the 22nd of May 1887 the definitive convention, according to which the occupation should come to an end in three years, but England should have a right to prolong or renew it in the event of internal peace or external security being seriously threatened.
and Anne, settled the definitive annexation of the duchy by the contract of 1532, by which the maintenance of the privileges and liberties of Brittany was guaranteed.
He returned to France in June, was elected by three departments in July, and commenced an agitation for the definitive establishment of the Republic. On the 5th of November 1871 he established a journal, La Republique frangaise, which soon became the most influential in France.
The suppression of this rising so far enhanced the prestige of the cabinet that the cortes forthwith approved the convention with Great Britain; and the definitive treaty, by which Portugal abandoned all claim to a trans-African dominion, was ratified by the cortes on the 28th of May.
The European commission, in arriving at its conclusions, was to take into consideration the opinion expressed by the representative councils; the Powers were to come to terms with the Porte as to the recommendations of the commission; and the final result was to be embodied in a hattisherif of the sultan, which was to lay down the definitive organization of the two principalities.
Thus it was against his advice that, at the beginning of 1578, advantage was taken of the disorders arising on the death of Shah Tahmasp of Persia to attack 1 It was ten years before a formal truce was signed with Spain (1584); two hundred years passed before the signature of a definitive treaty of peace and commerce (Sept.
Appeal is sometimes allowed from one "turn" to another; if the second sentence of the Rota confirms the first, it is definitive; if not, a third may be obtained.
10 (literally, " he who is greater than his brethren ") cannot be regarded as the equivalent of the definitive " chief priest " of P, and is rather comparable with the usage of 2 Kings xxii.
But the affinities of such a study are manifestly with the sciences as such rather than with philosophy; and the definitive establishment of psychology as an independent science has already been alluded to.
Torelli's monumental edition of the works with the commentaries of Eutocius, published at Oxford in 1792, folio, remained the best Greek text until the definitive text edited, with Eutocius' commentaries, Latin translation, &c., by J.
An administrative tribunal called the cour des corn ptes subjects the accounts of the states financial agents (trsorierspayeurs, receveurs of registration fees, of customs, of indirect taxes, &c.) and of the communesi to a close investigation, and a vote of definitive settlement is finally passed by parliament.
Although several species belonging to the second class occasionally enter the bodies of water snails and other animals before reaching their definitive host, they undergo no alteration of form in this intermediate host; the case is different, however, in Filaria medinensis and other forms, in which a free larval is followed by a parasitic existence in two distinct hosts, all the changes being accompanied by a metamorphosis.
The crisis dragged for three months, and before its definitive solution by the formation of a Depretis-Crispi ministry, Robilant succeeded (I 7th March 1887) in renewing the triple alliance on terms more favorable to First re- Italy than those obtained in 1882.
The peace of Karlowitz marks the definitive termination of Turkey's power of offence in Europe.
He therefore urged Turkey to give up to Venice certain places in Dalmatia as a 1 The definitive treaty was signed at Constantinople on the 16th of April 1712 (renewed June 5, 1713).
This was conceded; on the 1st of September, under the mediation of the French ambassador Villeneuve, the preliminaries were signed; on the 4th the grand vizier made his formal entrance into the city, where on the 18th the definitive treaties with Austria and Russia were signed.
The arrangement was made just in time; for in August 1600 he received definitive notice to leave Gratz, and, having leased his wife's property, he departed with his family for Prague.
Ever since the conclusion of the Great Northern War, Danish statesmen had been occupied in harvesting its fruits, namely, the Gottorp portions of Schleswig definitely annexed to Denmark in 1721 by the treaty of Nystad, and endeavouring to bring about a definitive general understanding with the house of Gottorp as to their remaining possessions in Holstein.
The gametophyte or prothallial generation is thus extremely reduced, consisting of but little more than the male and female sexual cells - the two sperm-cells in the pollen-tube and the egg-cell (with the synergidae) in the embryo-sac. At the period of fertilization the embryo-sac lies in close proximity tube has penetrated, the separating cell-wall becomes absorbed, and the male or sperm-cells are ejected into the embryosac. Guided by the synergidae one male-cell passes into the oosphere with which it fuses, the two nuclei uniting, while the other fuses with the definitive nucleus, or, as it is also called, the endosperm nucleus.
The proof of a coalescence of the second male nucleus with the definitive nucleus gives the conception a more stable basis.
There was a short union with Castile under Pedro the Cruel, but the definitive union did not take place till 1370.
Naturally he would fall into the former attitude mostly when recording the definitive transition of Paul and his party from one sphere of work to another (xvi.
On the 5th of June 1409 was read the definitive sentence: that as heretics, and therefore separated from the Church, Pedro de Luna (Benedict XIII.) and Angelo Corrario (Gregory XII.) were ipso facto deposed from any office; they must not be obeyed, nor assisted, nor harboured.
The germination of the macrospore consists in the repeated division of its nucleus to form two groups of four, one group at each end of the embryo-sac. One nucleus from each group, the polar nucleus, passes to the centre of the sac, where the two fuse to form the so-called definitive nucleus.
The chief collected editions in the poet's lifetime were those of 1644, 1648, 1652, 1660 (with important corrections), 1664 and 1682, which gives the definitive text.
On account of failing health he did not remain for the signing of the definitive treaty, but returned to Charleston, where he died on the 8th of December 1792.
From this period dates the more marked and definitive separation between theology and ecclesiastical law.
In his age the poet revised his works, classifying them for a definitive edition, in seven volumes, published at Boston, 1888.
These preliminaries were ratified by the definitive peace of Calais (Oct.
The two years truce was repeatedly prorogued, and lasted till 449, but no definitive treaty was ever concluded, owing to the bad faith with which both parties kept their promises.
- Victor Hugo's complete works were published in a definitive edition at Paris in 58 volumes (1885-1902).
They seem to take for granted that the spirit - though not the letter - of that great man was a definitive statement of the Christian principle.
But when definitive results as to the orbits are required, it is necessary to compute the perturbations produced by such of the major planets as have affected the motions of the body.
With this complicated process is associated that of combining numerous observations with a view of obtaining the best definitive result.
Sir David Gill derived a highly satisfactory value of 8.78" for the long-sought constant from the opposition of Mars in 1877, and from combined heliometer observations at five observatories in 1888-1889 of the minor planets Iris, Victoria and Sappho, the apparently definitive value of 8.80" (equivalent distance, 92,874,000 m.).
conclusive, and a value which may be regarded as definitive has been derived by Brown.
In vain the emperor sought in German affairs a definitive solution of the Italian question.
Finally, behind this bourgeoisie, and afar off, came the crowd of serfs, rustics whom the acquisition of land had gradually enfranchised, and who were the more eager to enjoy their definitive liberation because it was close at hand.
Even more important was Rashi's commentary on the Talmud, which became so acknowledged as the definitive interpretation that Rashi is cited simply under the epithet of "the Commentator."
The problems of percussion, however, received no definitive solution until after his death.
In all this Lyon had co-operated closely with Francis P. Blair, Jr., who now obtained from President Lincoln the definitive removal of Harney and the assignment of Lyon to command the Department of the West, with the rank of brigadiergeneral.
All he needed was a nice brick wall to halt the nagging speculation Byrne might have skippedâ€”like a body or something equally definitive.
A pretty much definitive portrait of a late and greatly lamented genius, this set complements perfectly the new live performance CD.
I'm not trying to give the definitive answers here.
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The definitive biography of Alexander the Great, pieced together afresh from original sources.
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This 18-track CD is a definitive compilation of the career of A Witness a distinctive guitar-driven independent group working out of mid-80s Manchester.
Results Very few definitive conclusions about the effectiveness of oral health promotion can be drawn from the currently available evidence.
She will always be remembered for her absolutely definitive version of Fever.
No biography is ever truly definitive, and future scholarship will no doubt require a different reading of Anne Boleyn's life and death.
I think it's a pretty definitive Churchill really ' .
The figures that I'm going to mention now are not definitive figures; we won't have those for several weeks.
The Warren Commission presented the conclusions in its report in a fashion that was too definitive.
There was something that might be an example, but I have nothing definitive.
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definitive conclusions about the overall success or failure of the Lisbon process.
For this reason, no list of this type should be regarded as definitive.
N.B. This job description should not be considered definitive.
For their seizure of Roman Apostolic power was to become definitive - unto this day.
They are intended only as a broad guideline and are by no means definitive.
These boundaries are approximate only, and should not be taken as definitive.
She certainly appears to be sharing the question without offering definitive, and therefore most probably misleading, answers.
Note: In order to obtain STA for Glucantime importation you must have a definitive diagnosis.
double-blind Rct would provide more definitive evaluation of the benefits of early enteral feeding.
I still cannot give a definitive answer, but in late June this year I finally saw a male dragonet.
encyst on vegetation, infection of the definitive host is by ingestion of contaminated vegetation.
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METHODS: Patients with newly diagnosed high-grade gliomas received BCNU and cisplatin after surgery, both before and during definitive radiation therapy.
This page is the aiming to be the definitive guide for anyone who is a home owner.
It is the definitive insider's guide to traditional and creative real estate financing, eliminating the need for additional books on these subjects.
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No definitive answers from Q or Mojo so far, but the fat lady ai n't hollered yet.
ill-advised attempts to be funny mean this isn't the definitive guide you might have hoped for.
The cercaria are directly infective to the definitive hosts.
AB - Radical pelvic irradiation has constituted the definitive therapy for patients with large cervical cancers.
CONCLUSIONS: The value of chemotherapy between preliminary and definitive laparotomy in halting tumor growth was not demonstrated by the results of our analysis.
It also gives us, the viewers, the enduring legacy of the definitive image of a media spanning legend.
The case is thought to be the first definitive ruling by the English High Court on an issue of Internet libel.
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The Government will announce the definitive map of the new Assisted Areas when these have been approved by the Commission.
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Living in debt, chasing mirages, and serving the nafs, renders the human being a definitive failure.
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pelvic irradiation has constituted the definitive therapy for patients with large cervical cancers.
And all new access must be definitive not permissive.
piloting of the survey instrument will be undertaken in July with definitive sampling being undertaken in September 2005.
A reply is not, and is not intended to be, a definitive pronouncement on a customer's financial well-being.
The reference number and date issued is not definitive proof of exemption.
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If the condition becomes recurrent, removal of the nail and growth bed is a drastic but definitive solution.
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Even tho there are no definitive studies examining the cell soma to prove this, electrophysiologic and muscle biopsy data appear to be supportive.
The definitive sourcebook for Dungeons and Dragons and a must have for any player or DM.
specifiable conditions definitive of intentionality is to presuppose that we can have knowledge of nature.
Then try our definitive taste test: mashed potato made with organic spuds versus mashed potatoes made with generic supermarket spuds.
Filmed by competent cameramen, using the best of equipment, this really is the definitive story of southern steam at the end.
The simplicity of the model restricts our interpretations to be merely suggestive rather than definitive.
The volume has already become the definitive textbook on the prehistoric archeology of Ireland.
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Definitive initial treatment depends on a number of factors but includes melphalan, infusional chemotherapy including vincristine and adriamycin plus high dose steroids.
concluding, at Adis Ababa, a provisional treaty annulling the treaty of Uccialli; recognizing the absolute independence of Ethiopia; postponing for one year the definitive delimitation of the Italo-Abyssinian boundary, but allowing the Italians meanwhile to hold the strong MarebBelesa-Muna line; and arranging for the release of the Italian prisoners after ratification of the treaty in exchange for an indemnity of which the amount was to be fixed by the Italian government.
Endosperm is formed as the result of the fusion of the second male cell with the so-called definitive nucleus of the embryo-sac (see ANGlOSPERMS).
Nevertheless Napoleon ordered the preliminary agreement to be considered as a definitive treaty, and on the 2nd of April gave instructions that one of the refractory cardinals should be carried off secretly by night from Fontainebleau, while the pontiff was to be guarded more closely than before.
Schaudinn (50), who investigated certain avian Trypanosomes, considered the latter view to be correct, and believed that the carrier - in this instance a gnat - is indeed the definitive host, i.e.
Balsam (Berlin, 1861); (6) the definitive Greek text of Heiberg (A pollonii Pergaei quae Graece exstant Opera, Leipzig, 1891-1893); (7) T.
It was more particularly in the definitive constitution of the temporal and political power of the papacy, in the extension of what may be called Roman imperialism, that chance favoured his efforts and enabled him to pursue his conquests farthest.
Where the two books differ in presentation of facts, the Alan Townsin book has been regarded as definitive.
The rhomboid shape became the definitive image of the heavy British tanks of the Great War.
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To try to identify a set of naturalistically specifiable conditions definitive of intentionality is to presuppose that we can have knowledge of nature.
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Other symptoms may be more pronounced and definitive particularly in the appearance of posture and muscle tone.
If you're a new parent, you've probably already asked yourself this question, but it's important to remember that there really isn't one definitive answer.
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There is no definitive time frame like purchasing a computer or automobile, but with a savvy eye and the knowledge of how to look for good deals or a televsion with great features, you will find the best time to buy a TV.
This is in no way a definitive list; it's simply a compilation of some of the top holiday gifts that are expected to be in high demand this shopping season.
I'm sorry I can't give you a more definitive answer, but I hope my suggestions will give you more direction for solving the problem.
Nothing definitive was found, although the vet thought some Cosequin would help.
If the feline leukemia test is positive, your veterinarian will likely follow up with more definitive testing using a immunofluorescence assay (IFA).
The IFA test looks specifically at the white blood cells for the antigen and therefore gives a more definitive diagnosis of the disease.
The IFA test is definitive, but it's not as sensitive as the ELISA test.
In the end, there is no definitive consensus on which is better.
It's a huge challenge to compile a definitive list of the best nonfiction children's books because of the variety of titles and genres available as well as the extremely diverse interests of kids around the world.
Unfortunately, there is not a definitive answer here.
Kids from three to five years old can experience more definitive issues than infants.
It is described as: The NOVA companion is the definitive statement of "form and function."
Finger application is quick and convenient, but using a brush is a more definitive way of doing the job.
Perhaps you're already thinking of thick, definitive black lines that border the eye, along with dark shadow to color the eyelids.
There is no one definitive Chinese food, just as there is no one form of American cuisine.
Auguste Escoffier, whose Larousse Gastronomique remains the definitive culinary encyclopedia more than 70 years after the first edition was printed.
A psychologist will be able to do psychological testing to find a definitive diagnosis of anxiety or panic disorder.
Limit stress: Even though there is no definitive link between stress and hypertension, doctors do know that stress can be harmful to the body.
There is no single definitive cause of depression.
There is no definitive word yet on how these supplements can affect people who depend on them for daily help with their sleep patterns.
An arrangement of small gourds and maple leaves around a simple candle gives a definitive fall feel.
For this reason, there is no definitive checklist or timeline that will predict exactly which symptoms each person will encounter and when.
Sculpted floral and other designs on chenille towels were popular in decades past and have a definitive vintage feel.
While Ryan has never given a definitive answer to questions about his sexuality, he did tell Tyra Banks that he is a "metrosexual."
In January 2007, the Hollywood actress criticized superstar Madonna's adoption of a Malawian boy from a country where the rules on adopting are definitive.
There is no definitive proof one way or another.
It can be thick twilled denim, which really is the definitive standard for denim.
Because a new list is released every year by many different websites, magazines, and college reviews, it is impossible to say what the definitive top party schools in the United States are.
Although some people may look at the price as a definitive factor, when deciding upon an online MBA program this is not recommended.
I'm sorry I can't offer you more definitive advice.
While no single definitive list exists, here are some expert listings of dangerous dogs.
The following list highlights some of the most definitive songs from Eddie Van Halen's illustrious catalogue and will show you where on the web to find Van Halen guitar tabs.
These albums have made a definitive impact on what is known as the "emo" scene.
It featured a basswood body cut into that definitive shape that screams to be played loud and proud.
Mosaic tile patterns that repeat every few tiles work well in backsplashes, if a definitive pattern is desired.
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There is no definitive scientific research that reveals the potentially dangerous effects that GMOs within food and medicinal products may have on humans and animals.
First, review this excerpt from a 1948 issue of Time magazine about the anticipated effects of the baby boom (hence the definitive title of the generation).
If your loved one is showing symptoms of the disease, make an appointment with a doctor for a definitive diagnosis.
The important thing to remember is that the only definitive diagnosis is from a sleep test administered by a sleep specialist.
This new unity firmly established the "narcoleptic tetrad" as the definitive diagnostic criteria for narcolepsy.
Those who sleep with you, or near to you, can often give you the most definitive answer by answering a few questions.
There is no known definitive cause for the condition, but many doctors feel that it stems from a gradual thickening, and loss of the flexibility, of the natural lens inside of the eyes.
Generally speaking, however, a park is said to be abandoned when it is no longer operating under its normal schedule and there is no definitive plan to reopen the facility.
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They've got everything from "the definitive 1980s video game font" to one inspired by the Legend of Zelda.
There is no definitive data that proves that exposure to video game violence is detrimental to normal children or teens.
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Since there exists no documentation linking headaches to foods containing high levels of tannins (ever heard of a nut headache?), researchers have yet to prove a definitive connection between the substance and red wine headaches.
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In addition, in most cases, a liver biopsy or a surgical exploration of the infant's abdomen is necessary for a definitive diagnosis.
The most definitive diagnostic test for cancer is a biopsy, which is the surgical removal of a piece of suspect tissue for staining and microscope examination (cytochemistry).
Two or more nodules and six or more discolored spots are usually definitive for a diagnosis of NF-1.
Definitive diagnosis of CMT is made only by genetic testing, usually performed by drawing a small amount of blood.
In some cases such tests are necessary to make a definitive diagnosis.
Tissue biopsy may be needed for a definitive diagnosis.
There is no definitive test for the diagnosis of classical EDS.
A skin biopsy may be performed for a definitive diagnosis of dermatosparaxis type.
A normal patient can have low hGH levels, but if hGH is still low after stimulation, a more definitive diagnosis can be made.
The reports of growth suppression associated with amphetamines and methylphenidate are not definitive but appear to be valid.
A definitive diagnosis is based on culture or detection of the virus in eye secretions, sputum, urine, or stool.
Depending on the extent of the fever, keeping the child quiet and in bed is probably recommended until all results are available and a definitive diagnosis is made.
A definitive diagnosis of high cholesterol, however, ideally includes measuring LDL, HDL, total cholesterol, and triglyceride levels, as well as the cholesterol to HDL ratio.
These "instant" tests are not as definitive as cultures but their reliability has improved since they were first introduced.
Given the rarity of ALA dehydratase porphyria, definitive treatment guidelines for this rare type have not been developed.
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Tic disorders are diagnosed by a process of excluding other possibilities; there are no definitive tests for these disorders as of the early 2000s.
Definitive identification of the fragile X syndrome is made by means of a genetic test to assess the number of CGG sequence repeats in the FMR-1 gene.
As of 2004, no definitive conclusions had been reached, although a Mendelian pattern of inheritance is suspected.
Genetic testing, usually using a blood sample, establishes a definitive diagnosis of DM.
There is also no definitive research on the percentage of the population that is homosexual or bisexual.
Laboratory tests are used to make a definitive diagnosis, but treatment of symptoms may be started immediately without waiting for test results, which may take up to two days.
Although the definitive diagnosis comes from laboratory tests, it can usually be diagnosed by recognizing the distinctive neurological symptoms typical of contamination with C. botulinum.
Definitive diagnosis is achieved through karyotyping, which involves drawing the baby's blood for a microscopic examination of the chromosomes.
This test is not a definitive indicator of a problem and is followed by more specific testing such as amniocentesis or chorionic villus sampling.
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Chromosome analysis provides the definitive diagnosis of cri du chat syndrome and can be performed from a blood test.
Laboratory tests are used to make a definitive diagnosis, but if botulism seems likely, treatment starts immediately without waiting for test results, which may take up to two days.
To make a definitive diagnosis, the child's X chromosome is analyzed for defects in the Btk gene.
The MRI usually provides a definitive diagnosis and helps determine if the child is a candidate for decompression surgery.
Depending upon the conditions, however, it may sometimes take up to 60 to 90 minutes to obtain definitive results.
In questionable cases, genetic testing can provide a definitive diagnosis.
This therapy is started in the first trimester when fetal adrenal production of androgens begins but before prenatal diagnosis is done that would provide definitive information about the sex of the fetus and its disease status.
All of these screening tests are used to decide which mothers will be offered other, more definitive testing to ascertain whether the baby has Down syndrome.
These more definitive tests each carry a risk of miscarriage, which is why screening tests are an important first step.
A lack of definitive cause for trichotillomania makes treatment difficult, and the prognosis for a total recovery is poor, although the behavior may be satisfactorily controlled with therapy.
Burke's Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage is a definitive resource for those who may have ancestors who were nobility or royalty in great Britain.
No matter how you style it, the mohawk is definitive of punk scene hair.
If you have sex with two guys around that window, only a DNA test will give you a definitive answer.
Vaginal bleeding is considered by many women to be a definitive miscarriage symptom.
No matter what the doctor's suspicions, the only definitive diagnostic method is through actual inspection of the pelvis.
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Gingko Biloba is touted as a memory enhancer, however the Mayo Clinic explains that the evidence is not definitive.
Styles for clothes are based either on a punk look, which for men and women can be sexy while keeping a definitive edge, or a romantic but edgy medieval, Renaissance (especially Elizabethan) or Victorian look.
While his look changes slightly over the course of the films, there are some basic styles that can be considered definitive for the moody teen vampire Edward Cullen.
To create the ladylike style that was definitive in the 1950's, make sure you have a formal hairstyle paired with your elegant costume.
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The proportion of each protein will indicate how your body responds to gluten, but the gluten antibody test alone is not a definitive diagnostic procedure.
WebMD explains that only the results of your intestinal biopsy, together with the results of gliadin antibody testing, will provide a definitive diagnosis of celiac disease.
A few factors complicate the act of coming up with a definitive list of gluten-free fast food including staff turnover, overhead, and food preparation areas.
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As an apprentice, you're in a unique position to ask questions and get definitive answers.
While autism has been linked to environmental causes, genetic mutations, child immunizations, and chemical imbalances, the truth is that a definitive cause simply hasn't been found.
Definitive Instruction-Autistic children typically thrive on routine.
There certainly isn't a definitive answer, but many believe that a clairvoyant simply senses things that are beyond the capabilities of the average person's senses.
Keep in mind that this is by no means a definitive list on how to buy running shoes.
SoapZone remains a thriving fan community with an established fan base for favorite characters and definitive opinions.
Unlike their counterparts in the United States, telenovelas also have a definitive beginning, middle and end.
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One of the most definitive guides to the history of Westclox is the Clock History website.
For the definitive seaman, F&S offers exceptional multifunction features encased inside an attractive array of classy materials and embellishments.
One of the company's most definitive men's vintage wrist watches was made in 1928 and features a fine silver, rectangular case with hallmark, as well as a slightly curved shape for maximum comfort on the wrist.
There is not a single definitive description of yoga therapy, simply because the methodology to the approach has to be cultivated from the needs of the individual.
Because there isn't a definitive cause or a specific cure, people often use alternative treatments for autism with some measure of success.
Parents may begin to worry about certain aspects of their child's behavior, but because the symptoms aren't always definitive, they may feel silly voicing their concerns aloud.
Many of the studies, no matter which side of the debate their conclusions support, are not definitive.
While definitive answers to these questions are yet to come, research done over the past decade or so has shown more concrete results when it comes to treatment.
How long will it take before a definitive answer can be given as to the success or failure of the treatment?
Definitive genetic causes of autism spectrum disorders have been elusive to researchers in all but a small portion of the autistic population.
Clearly more research is needed to reach a definitive answer.
So far, results have not been conclusive enough to identify a definitive gene or gene group linked to the development of autism.
More research is clearly needed to find a more definitive answer.
Unfortunately, there is no definitive answer to the question, "Does MMR vaccine cause autism?"
Until further research reveals a more definitive answer about the cause of autism, the autism vaccine debate continues.
Yet, more definitive scientific research is necessary to identify the true cause and cure of autism.
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The IRS has no definitive guideline on "regular" use, and part-time work is sufficient.
There's a fine but definitive line between being a braggadocio and healthy self-promotion.
The Canadian Black Book is an organization that assesses the value of new and used cars in Canada, and many people in the car industry consider the Black Book to be the definitive authority on car values.
These votes are by no means the definitive factor during audition season, but they are an indication of which cheerleaders garner the most public appeal.
All of these studies have been small and further research is needed to provide definitive results.
The American Council on Exercise, otherwise known as ACE, published a definitive study which compared the effectiveness of the various glute exercises.
There is not one definitive rating company or department that is solely responsible for designating the top rated auto insurance companies in United States.
The bullet bra, known also as a torpedo or cone bra, created a silhouette that was a definitive part of 40s and 50s culture.
Plus sized women are allowed to be heavier but they still must have a definitive hourglass figure.
In other words, there is no definitive answer.
It is generally considered that Tortoise were the first post-rock band, with their early albums being widely considered the definitive example of this genre.
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There really is no definitive answer to the question.
Have a look through our definitive High School Musical 2 lyrics page to get the words.
Miley Cyrus Online: One of the Internet's definitive resources for all things Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus, MCO is chalk full of song lyrics to some of the pop star's greatest hits.
Layla was unsuccessful on its initial release but it has gone on to become one of rock's most definitive love songs.
Crazy will always be owned by Cline - her version of the song is the definitive one - but she didn't write it.
Their break-up was exceedingly ugly but they released some of the most definitive 80s hits, including Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go and Careless Whisper.
Still, despite the high turnover in popular rap music, there are some hip hop songs that are considered to be definitive classics of the genre.
If you can't find any definitive information and still want to attend, be cautious.
In fact, some contestants have appeared on six or seven seasons of this show, making them the definitive veterans of the group.
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There have been several recent attempts to bring Asimov's robots to the big screen, notably in Robin Williams' Bicentennial Man, and Will Smith's I, Robot, but thus far, the definitive Asimovian robot movie remains elusive.
Sulamith Wulfing (1901 - 1989) was a German artist whose fairy tale illustrations became the definitive version for many years.
Utilizing symbolism and the love of a queen, Spenser's The Faerie Queene became this author's most definitive work not for content as much as style.
His well-received book, Total Skin: The Definitive Guide to Whole Skin Care for Life, serves as an all-purpose reference book for people of all ages and all skin types.
Although nail art offers a short lived commitment, nail art makes a definitive statement, while obviously detracting away from the color and simplicity of a regular manicure.
Although it is not considered to be the definitive treatment for acne, blue light laser might be worth a try.
JF: I wrote the Marketing Playbook to be the definitive guide to marketing for small businesses.
All he needed was a nice brick wall to halt the nagging speculation Byrne might have skipped—like a body or something equally definitive.
Although some attain their full development in the body of a single host - in this respect differing from all other Entozoa - the majority do not become sexually mature until after their transference from an "intermediate" to a "definitive" host.
In many quarters it was openly accepted on the ground that any constitution was better than none, and that further delays and discussions would arrest the new State's development and discredit it abroad: but the settlement could not be regarded as definitive.
As a theoretic treatment of social economy, and therefore as a guide to social reconstruction and practice in the future, it is provisional, not definitive.
After two long truces, which filled the years 1390-1395, a definitive peace was at last concluded, by which the English king kept Calais and the coaststrip of Guienne, from Bordeaux to Bayonne, which had never been lost to the enemy.
The definitive decline of the sun's power after the autumnal 1 Sayce, Transactions of the Society of Biblical Archaeology, iii.
(3) His Sacrifice, then, is definitive in its effects (r67-EXE, KE), and supersedes all others (x.
The definitive edition of Goethe's diaries and letters is that forming Sections III.
An organized hierarchy, a definitive canon of the Holy Scriptures, a confession of faith and rule of faith, and unbending doctrinal discipline, these were the means employed.
The Eastern Question, though its roots are set far back in history - in the ancient contest between the political and intellectual ideals of Greece and Asia, and in the perennial rivalry of the powers for the control of the great trade routes to the East - dates in its modern sense from the treaty of Kuchuk Kainarji in 1774, which marked the definitive establishment of Russia as a Black Sea power and formed the basis of her special claims to interfere in the affairs of the Ottoman empire.
Thus the definitive reunion of Brittany and France was prepared.
(309-380) the nasks were brought into complete order, and the new redaction of the Avesta reached its definitive conclusion.
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