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noun, Australian. 1. the game of two-up. noun 1. (Austral) another name for two-up
- Swyer-james syndrome
Swyer-James syndrome Swy·er-James syndrome (swī’ər-) n. Decrease in size of one lung due to obliterating bronchiolitis or some other disorder and resulting in compensatory overinflation of the normal lung.