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A record obtained by tomography.
- ‘Six hundred and eight additional liver computed tomograms detected only one asymptomatic patient with liver metastases who might have benefited from liver resection.’
- ‘Clinical records, chest x-ray films, and computed tomograms were reviewed in all cases.’
- ‘This time, the computed tomogram showed an abscess at the site of the excised vascular anomaly.’
- ‘The tomogram showed an aneurysm of the lower part of the descending thoracic aorta with surrounding haematoma.’
- ‘The inflammatory events can be related to the presence or absence of airflow obstruction and to the presence of emphysema in computed tomograms of the lungs.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.