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cred

n. credibility; believability. (see also street cred.) They got no cred with me.

street cred

n. credibility on the streets. (Streets.) If I drove a ride like that, I’d lose my street cred.
See also: cred, street
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Tomando como referencia el numero de consultas CRED provistas por el Ministerio de Salud durante el 2003 y la tarifa de consulta CRED del Seguro Integral de Salud, el tiempo dedicado al registro manual estaria valorizado en 2'282,383 nuevos soles anuales.
La base de datos EM-DAT del CRED contiene informacion sobre la ocurrencia y efectos de desastres sucedidos en el mundo desde 1900 hasta la actualidad, y originados por fenomenos naturales, tecnologicos y por conflictos y/o guerras.
For example, SPRD associate professor David Johnson, who directs the Comparative Mouse Genomics Center at CRED (one of five such centers in an NIEHS consortium), produced the first mouse model for natural variants of the human p53 gene.
Street Cred has proved highly successful and incidents of youth disorder are down by 16%.
By coincidence, this is precisely how someone with a lot of street cred would play it.
DESIGN CRED It's small (less than 3 pounds) and smooth, and its green skin ripens to orange-tan.
He added: "You were drawn to this conspiracy out of greed and a desire for street cred and glory.
Gross's press cred and his disarmingly attentive persona get him amazing access to both the famous--Patton, Astin, Mary Hart, Mickey Rourke, Val Kilmer--and their quirky followers as well as professional autograph hounds, who are simply scary.
In it he has a certain amount of street cred and, from my point of view, it covers up his strange fringe.
THE ultimate in technological street cred at the moment is the i Pod, which now comes in colours to match everything from your hair to your handbag.
Tim Bertin, MD of confectionery importer and marketer Sweet Cred, makes an unusual claim for his company's sweet and toy combinations when he describes them as "very healthy given that children are more likely to use the toy than the sweet".
Hats haven't been so popular for years and to keep you ahead we've looked at six styles, judging them for comfort and street cred.
Now rapper 50 Cent has blown all his cred by saying he'd stop making records if Kanye West beat him to No.
And while she's earned extensive cred in indie films, Hollywood and the super-spokesmodel game, he's mostly made half-baked personal films (``The Myth of Fingerprints,'' ``World Traveler'') few have wanted to see.
FROM THEIR SHAGGY HAIR, scruffy beards and slender physiques, to their shy, reluctant replies and art school cred, Evan Mast and Mike Stroud could easily be written off as just another indie rock act, but thankfully they're not.