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washout

n. a failure; a fiasco. The whole project was a washout. A lost cause from beginning to end.
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(23), we calculated the following diagnostic parameters in each tumor: washout attenuation ([A.sub.WO]) as [A.sub.WO] = [A.sub.E] - [A.sub.D], where [A.sub.E] is attenuation value on early-phase CT scan and [A.sub.D] is attenuation value on delayed-phase CT scan; and relative percentage enhancement washout ratio (RPEWR) as RPEWR (%) = ([A.sub.WO] / [A.sub.E]) x 100.
Cricketer-turned-prime minister Imran Khan led Pakistan to their first and only World Cup victory 27 years ago and the exact pattern of wins, losses and washouts is being followed in this year's tournament.
And with rain continuing to fall, the umpires -- after several inspections -- bowed to the inevitable by calling the game off at 1:57 pm (1257 GMT).Both sides received a point for the washout.
It is likely to be the last-ever complete washout at the French Open with a new retractable roof expected to be in operation for the first time on Court Phillipe Chatrier in 2020.
The sensitivity, specificity, positive predictive value (PPV), negative predictive value (NPV), and false-negative rate of significantly different parameters of the two groups (nT2SI, DWI (b=2000 [mm.sup.2]/s), ADC values, washout percentage) and their combinations in differentiating prostatitis and PCa were determined.
Creative concrete washout solutions help Sunshine State builder comply with SWPPP terms and avoid fines.
During the study period, data were collected from 409,175 pregnancies (157,692 deliveries during the control period, 23,623 deliveries in the washout period, and 227,860 deliveries in the intervention period).
It should be noted that diagnostic imaging with nonenhanced CT, chemical shift MRI, or adrenal CT with washout does not distinguish hyperfunctioning adenomas from non-hyperfunctioning adenomas.
LORD'S suffered its first washout in 17 years as rain prevented any play between England and India on day one of the second Specsavers Test.
CRICKET LORD'S suffered its first washout in 17 years as rain prevented any play between England and India on day one of the second Test.
At 6 weeks, the patients stopped using the mixtures and followed a 4-week washout phase.
The Bears return to action after the frustration of Wednesday night's washout against Northamptonshire at Edgbaston with a bit of a jinx to break up in the north-east.
6 (ANI): Deputy Speaker of the Rajya Sabha PJ Kurien on Friday said both the government as well as the opposition is responsible for the washout of the entire Budget Session in the Parliament.
Charity washout Rovers See Page section Table-toppers Macclesfield Town extended their lead to six points over second-placed Sutton United.