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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

Lithium aluminium hydride; see lithium tetrahydroaluminate(III).

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David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 176 words.

Derived from the Arabic al (the) and Lah (god), or al ilah—ilah coming from the old Semitic el indicating divinity—Allah

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Arabian mythology

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

Muslims consider the pre-Islamic age as the Jahiliyah, or “Age of Ignorance”—that is, the time before the revelations of Allah (al-Lah, “the god”) to his prophet Muhammad. The Arabs were ...


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in The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 604 words.

Lyre of the Christian Amhara of central and northern Ethiopia. The most carefully crafted of Amhara string instruments, the beganna

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Chiavola Kathy

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 330 words.

b. Chicago, Illinois, USA. Talented country vocalist Chiavola (pronounced ‘key ah vo lah’) made a big splash in her adopted

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A comparison between quarter, partial and total laser assisted hatching in selected infertility patients

E. Mantoudis, B.T. Podsiadly, A. Gorgy, G. Venkat and I.L. Craft.

in Human Reproduction

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 3932 words.

BACKGROUND: The object of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of laser assisted hatching (LAH) of embryos on implantation and pregnancy rates of a selected group of infertility patients....

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K. Goscinska-Bis, M. Pruski, J. Bis, M. Krejca, W. Kargul and A. Bochenek.

in EP Europace

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 0 words.

We report on three cases of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) system implantation during coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) procedure.

All 3 patients were men with...

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Definition of Successful Aging by Elderly Canadian Males: The Manitoba Follow-Up Study

Robert B. Tate, Leedine Lah and T. Edward Cuddy.

in The Gerontologist

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7676 words.

Purpose:  Although the concept of successful aging is used widely in the field of gerontology, there is no agreed-on standard or common underlying...

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Diffuse Lyα haloes around galaxies at <i>z</i> = 2.2–6.6: implications for galaxy formation and cosmic reionization

Rieko Momose, Masami Ouchi, Kimihiko Nakajima, Yoshiaki Ono, Takatoshi Shibuya, Kazuhiro Shimasaku, Suraphong Yuma, Masao Mori and Masayuki Umemura.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

P ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 6918 words.

We present diffuse Lyα haloes (LAHs) identified in the composite Subaru narrow-band images of 100–3600 Lyα emitters (LAEs) at z = 2.2, 3.1, 3.7, 5.7, and 6.6. First, we carefully examine...

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Diffuse muscular haemorrhage as presenting sign of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus and lupus anticoagulant hypoprothrombinaemia syndrome

J. R. Yacobovich, Y. Uziel, Z. Friedman, J. Radnay and B. Wolach.

in Rheumatology

May 2001; p ublished online May 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 1302 words.

Lupus anticoagulants are closely related to systemic lupus erythemathosus (SLE) and to thrombotic events. We describe a 12 year‐old girl with a bilateral intramuscular haemorrhage of the...

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