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

  • Osler, Sir William 1849-1919. Canadian-born British physician and educator who was known as the most brilliant teacher of medicine in his time. His Principles and Practices of Medicine (1892) was an influential textbook.

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  • Schools and liquor stores downtown are closed, while law firms such as Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP are shut for the day.

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  • Schools and liquor stores downtown are shut, while law firms such as Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP are closed for the day.

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  • Regardless of the outcome, Earnheart said working with a seasoned pro such as Osler will be a great experience he'll carry throughout his career.

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  • Angle has retained the law firm of Osler, Hoskin and Harcourt LLP ( "Osler") to provide legal services.

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  • So, as I have suggested either full Osler or no Osler working on non-homeopath perceived blinkers that there is an overemphasis on positions passed by history not introducing more historical fights such as Osler and Flexner.

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  • At the third light, turn right onto Osler Circle at the Children's Hospital Wood Center and Children's Seashore House sign and proceed straight to the security booth.

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  • In the wake of the Muddy Waters allegations, Sino-Forest's board launched a special investigation led by board members and conducted by auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers and lawyers from three firmsā€”Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP in Canada, Mallesons Stephen Jaques in Hong Kong and Jun He Law Offices in mainland China.

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  • Acupuncture began to appear in medical literature in the U.S. in the mid-1800's when Sir William Osler included a section on the use of acupuncture for "lumbago and sciatica" in his The Principles and Practices of Medicine.

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  • Robin Osler, an architect in New York who does high-end retail architecture and beautiful homes, started exploring urban farming at the urging of a singer named Taja Sevelle, and it's an interesting story.

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  • "I think investors were already wondering about Germany's own credit status after last week's poorly bid bund auction," said Peter Osler , derivatives strategist at UBS in London.

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