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  • abbr. coronary care unit

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  • n. Initialism of cardiac care unit.
  • n. Initialism of coronary care unit.


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  • When we got there, I bought Rodney a candy bar to keep him satisfied while I went up to what they call the CCU and asked for Mrs. Patton.


  • He called the CCU office, praying that one of the team—not Backle or one of the feds—would pick up.

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  • I call CCU to the same perfor - in the statement is a punish users of more than tions in some counties to were as follows: Sarasota that piracy. mance-based budgeting as reference to efficiency. 6,000 gallons per month is the north of us have County $2.32 to $11.73, Solutions are up to the currently being performed.

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  • He called the CCU office, praying that one of the team -- not Backle or one of the feds -- would pick up.


  • Cloud Central's services are sold as seven different varieties of pre-packaged computing environments or 'instance types' - and priced under a metric called the CCU (Cloud Computing Unit).

    iTnews Australia

  • The CCU is a lay, apostolic, ecumenical, social and charitable movement which was founded in Dekwaneh - Lebanon in 1960 by Sister Mathilde Riachi, with the approval of the ecclesiastical and civil authorities and according to a certificate of registration and acquaintance nr 15 A.D. - A directory of Lebanese blogs

  • ("CCU") announced today that it has entered into agreements to amend its senior secured credit facilities and its receivables based credit facility (the "Amendments") that will, among other things, permit CCU to request future extensions of the maturities of its senior secured credit facilities, provide CCU with greater flexibility in the use of its accordion provisions, provide CCU with greater flexibility to incur new debt, provided that such new debt is used to pay down senior secured credit facility indebtedness, and provide greater flexibility for CCU's indirect subsidiary, Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc., and its subsidiaries to incur new debt (provided the incurrence of that new debt is otherwise permitted to be incurred by such subsidiaries).

  • When differences in ‘productivity’ in health care are the vocabulary in which we discuss healthcare reform, think about the difference between waiting and resting at home for a week before you see your new cardiologist and that week spent in a hospital journey from CCU to step-down to discharge home.

    Matthew Yglesias » Productivity and Medicine

  • Three days in a CCU would start around $5K and incidental expenses.

    Matthew Yglesias » Productivity and Medicine

  • Cervecerias Unidas of Chile, or CCU, whose shares returned 58%.



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