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complementary

kom pluh men tree

  • n  either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments)
  • s  of words or propositions so related that each is the negation of the other
    `male' and `female' are complementary terms
  • s  acting as or providing a complement (something that completes the whole)

  • Searches are automatically limited to journals in the complementary and alternative medicine field.
  • But now a growing number of hospitals are offering patients alternative or complementary therapies, combined with traditional medicine.
  • As the writer Paul Hendrickson notes in his introduction to the volume, these photos give us more than just blues and yellows and reds -- they offer ''a new and complementary way .
News & Articles

  • Nvidia hopes Shield eventually overtakes Xbox, PS4
    Nvidia’s Shield is complementary to gaming consoles for now, but the company hopes that wide adoption of Android gaming ultimately could make the US$349 handheld an alternative to Xbox and PlayStation. The Android gaming handheld has a 5-inch flip-up screen and a built-in controller with a range of buttons. Shield will ship this month and is just $50 cheaper than Sony’s upcoming PlayStation 4 ...
    June 13, 2013 - PC World
  • Supreme Court reaches compromise on breast cancer gene patent
    Critics of human gene patents claimed victory Thursday when the Supreme Court ruled that human genes found in nature—or isolated DNA—cannot be patented. The court also ruled that synthetic forms of DNA—complementary DNA, or cDNA—are patent eligible. The case of Association for Molecular Pathology vs. Myriad Genetics was brought by the ACLU and the Public [...]
    June 13, 2013 - The Lookout via Yahoo! News
  • Myriad Genetics confirms Supreme Court upholds cDNA patent claims
    Myriad Genetics said the Supreme Court of the United States upheld its patent claims on complementary DNA, or cDNA. However, the Court ruled that five of Myriad's claims covering isolated DNA were not ...
    June 13, 2013 - Theflyonthewall.com via Yahoo! Finance
Quotes

  • Theo Epstein in Hartford Courant
    We felt we would be able to find a complementary outfielder on the market easier than we would find a valuable member of the bullpen,Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein said.
  • John Paul Stevens in USA Today
    Stevens said he was convinced that until a recent change by the FDA, the agency "traditionally regarded state law as a complementary form of drug regulation" because it monitors 11,000 drugs.

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