Definitions

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

  • abbr. Hawaii
  • abbr. high intensity
  • abbr. humidity index

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  • n. The molecular formula for hydrogen iodide (hydriodic acid).
  • abbr. Hawaii, a state of the United States of America.

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Examples

  • IT IS THIS MAN AND OTHERS THAT HI-JACKED (HI is Thai for sex JACK is for jacking them up with drugs) girls from WEYBRIDGE, WOKING WALTON-ON-THAMES IBIZA MAJORCA AND PORTUGAL.

    Bangkokpost.com : Breaking News

  • I suspect HI is one of those places where the local candidate may actually * prefer* no help from the national party.

    PA-12: Burns/Critz 44/41 (PPP). | RedState

  • The genetic defect in GDH-HI is inherited in a dominant or sporadic manner.

    What is HI?

  • The genetic defect in GK HI is inherited in a dominant or sporadic manner.

    What is HI?

  • GK HI is less common than other types (only two families have been diagnosed).

    What is HI?

  • This type of HI is caused by a defective SUR1 or KIR6. 2 gene in focal cells of the pancreas only.

    What is HI?

  • GDH-HI is typically well controlled with diazoxide.

    What is HI?

  • The goal of treatment of HI is to avoid low blood sugar and prevent the risk of brain damage.

    Treatment

  • GK HI is a rare type of HI caused by a defective glucokinase (GK) gene.

    What is HI?

  • This type of HI is caused by a defective SUR1 or KIR6. 2 gene (SUR = Sulfonylurea Receptor; KIR6. 2 = Potassium Channel).

    What is HI?

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