Ayerza’s disease A·yer·za’s disease (ə-yûr’səz, ä-yěr’-)
A condition resembling erythremia but resulting from primary pulmonary arteriosclerosis or primary pulmonary hypertension, characterized by chronic cyanosis, chronic dyspnea, and enlargement of the liver and spleen.
yes. an affirmative vote or voter, especially in British Parliament, corresponding to yea in U.S. Congress. Contemporary Examples In the end, 217 Labour and 44 Liberal Democrats joined 126 Conservatives members of Parliament in the “ayes.” British Conservatives: Out and Proud Peter Jukes February 5, 2013 Just after midnight, the vote won with 219 ayes, […]
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ayerza’s syndrome Ayerza’s syndrome n. Sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale, caused by primary pulmonary arteriosclerosis or primary pulmonary hypertension. It is associated with severe cyanosis. Also called cardiopathia nigra.
Aisha. Historical Examples Gone was the corpse of Leo, and gone too was Ayesha the imperial, the divine. Ayesha H. Rider Haggard In the afternoon we sunk the Ayesha and we were all very sad. New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 4, July, 1915 Various Ayesha, mounted on a camel, […]
a river flowing S through Burma (Myanmar) to the Bay of Bengal. 1250 miles (2015 km) long. Historical Examples The episode of these two merchants is well known to the inhabitants of the Irrawaddy valley. The Life or Legend of Gaudama Right Reverend Paul Ambroise Bigandet The Irrawaddy valley is here a little like the […]