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rhubarb

old-fashioned A loud, rambunctious scuffle or squabble, especially when occurring during a baseball game. Primarily heard in US. Three players were thrown out of the game following a particularly nasty rhubarb in the middle of the seventh inning.
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rhubarb

(ˈrubɑrb)
n. a brawl, especially in a baseball game. (Old.) There’s a noisy rhubarb down on the field.
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Once it occurs, the condition gets worse and the prognosis is fatal.[5],[6],[7] However, there are a few clinical data about gastrointestinal dysfunction in critically ill patients, which may be related to the various functions of gastrointestinal tract making its 'normal' function fairly indefinable, even though the importance of gastrointestinal function has been recognized for years.[8] The previous study showed that rhubarb, a traditional Chinese herb, can protect the intestinal mucosal endothelial cells from damage in rats with sepsis and scald, prevent intestinal bacterial translocation, and promote gastrointestinal peristalsis and the remission of toxic enteroparalysis.
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Pour the custard mixture into the tart cases and put them in the oven on a shelf below the rhubarb. Bake for 15-20 mins, until just set with a very slight wobble in the centre.
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Take the remaining rhubarb and cut into suitable lengths.
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Cover and cook over a low heat for 5-10 minutes, or until the rhubarb is tender and juicy.
2 Place the rhubarb in a bowl and mix with the zest and juice of 1 orange and 1-2 tsp caster sugar.
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Cut off the tops and bottoms of the rhubarb stalks, but be careful not to remove the white 'foot' of the stalk, which is where the rhubarb flavour is most concentrated and best.