a military force that fought on the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War, consisting of volunteers (predominantly socialists and communists) from many countries
- Intermittent tetanus
intermittent tetanus n. See tetany.
- Intermittent mandatory ventilation
intermittent mandatory ventilation n. Abbr. IMV Mechanical application of positive pressure at a determined frequency to the airway so as to increase tidal volume.
[in-ter-mit-nt] /ˌɪn tərˈmɪt nt/ adjective 1. stopping or ceasing for a time; alternately ceasing and beginning again: an intermittent pain. 2. alternately functioning and not functioning or alternately functioning properly and improperly. 3. (of streams, lakes, or springs) recurrent; showing water only part of the time. /ˌɪntəˈmɪtənt/ adjective 1. occurring occasionally or at regular or […]
- International core war society
games, standard, body (ICWS) The official standards body for Core War. (1996-02-16)