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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. electron spin resonance

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  • electron spin resonance
  • erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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  • n. microwave spectroscopy in which there is resonant absorption of radiation by a paramagnet
  • n. the rate at which red blood cells settle out in a tube of blood under standardized conditions; a high rate usually indicates the presence of inflammation

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