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IATROCHEMISTRY

The study of chemical phenomena in order to obtain results of medical value; practised in the 16th century. Modern equivalents chemotherapy or phar

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IATROGENIC DISEASE

A disease produced by a doctor, usually occurring as a side-effect of pharmacological agents.

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IB.S.T.

Abbrev for static thrust in pounds.

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IBM-COMPATIBLE

A personal computer which oper

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IBUPROFEN

A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment of musculoskeletal pain and rheumatoid arthritis

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IC ENGINE

Abbrev for internal-combustion engine

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ICAO

Abbrev for International Civil Aviation Organ

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ICE ACTION

The work and effects of ice on the Earth

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ICE AGE

A period when glacial ice spread over regions which were normally ice-free. The Ice Age is a synonym of the Pleistocene epoch,

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ICE COLOURS

Dyestuffs produced on the cotton fibre direct, by the interaction of a second component with a solution of a diazo-salt cooled with ice.

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