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procedure in which blood is drawn and separated into its components by dialysis; some are retained and the rest are returned to the donor by transfusion apheresis , pheresis
system of recording all of a country's economic transactions with the rest of the world over a period of one year balance of international payments , balance of payments
energy used by a body at rest basal metabolism
rest on such a seat bench
second book of the Old Testament: tells of the departure of the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt led by Moses; God gave them the Ten Commandments and the rest of Mosaic law on Mount Sinai during the Exodus Book of Exodus , Exodus
beard grown down the side of a man's face in front of the ears (especially when the rest of the beard is shaved off) burnside , mutton chop , side-whiskers , sideburn
part of an organism that connects the head to the rest of the body cervix , neck
rest on which a violinist can place the chin chin rest
(boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily clinch
contact consisting of a conducting arm that rotates over a series of fixed contacts and comes to rest on an outlet contact arm , wiper , wiper arm
gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury convalescence , recovery , recuperation
tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest of the hair and usually will not lie flat cowlick
panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest of the wall dado , wainscot
slender non-stinging insect similar to but smaller than the dragonfly but having wings folded when at rest damselfly
slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest; adults and nymphs feed on mosquitoes etc. darning needle , devil's darning needle , dragonfly , mosquito hawk , sewing needle , skeeter hawk , snake doctor , snake feeder
day set aside for rest day of rest , rest day
state in which some integrated part of a person's life becomes separated from the rest of the personality and functions independently disassociation , dissociation
first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians Dominicus , Lord's Day , Sun , Sunday
electric charge at rest on the surface of an insulated body (which establishes and adjacent electrostatic field) electrostatic charge
piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold end , oddment , remainder , remnant
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