from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Variant of timed-release.
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- adj. Alternative spelling of timed-release.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to a preparation that gradually releases an active substance (especially a drug) over a period of time
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To revisit the good food is good medicine metaphor, you might even call it time-release food.
Oral doses of melatonin haven't worked much better at inducing sleep than a placebo in most studies, Scharf says, and a single, concentrated shot of the stuff doesn't exactly mimic the body's time-release system.
When she called her husband, Aaron—who was in Miami, a city so geographically opposite Portland she thought he must have orchestrated the business trip—he mentioned canned poison, self-contained time-release smoke bombs, even a carefully involved effort at batting the nests with golf clubs.
Then again, I saw more PS3-exclusives (in name or merely by time-release) that had me enthused.
Misdemeanors: Countless violations including but not limited to: connecting a patient's ribs to a set of time-release springs, forcing a patient to saw off their own limbs, planting vital clues inside a patient's stomach and constructing a pit of used syringes into which he then forced a patient.
So he engages in what he calls transactional creation, whereby people freely exchange ideas and images that cross-pollinate and result in works that are in effect time-release collaborations.
They particularly objected to a string of Supreme Court decisions banning school prayer and Bible reading in the nation's public schools and overturning time-release programs for religious instruction.
We got immediate blue pill, or daily or good for thirty six hours time-release pill, and you better swallow it quick or you'll get a stiff neck.
It is a time-release medication to treat pancreatic symptoms owing to cystic fibrosis and other conditions such as chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer.
You can post your best photos or time-release your best lines.