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Synonyms for Taoism

a Chinese sect claiming to follow the teaching of Lao-tzu but incorporating pantheism and sorcery in addition to Taoism

religion adhering to the teaching of Lao-tzu

popular Chinese philosophical system based in teachings of Lao-tzu but characterized by a pantheism of many gods and the practices of alchemy and divination and magic

philosophical system developed by Lao-tzu and Chuang-tzu advocating a simple honest life and noninterference with the course of natural events

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While other devices are capable of biventricular stimulation, only the Frontier 3x2 stimulation device incorporates the DAO algorithm and a special DDT mode to facilitate continuous synchrony with intrinsic heart beats in addition to stimulation-based beats.
DAO is designed to suppress AF by promoting uninterrupted atrial-based stimulation at patient-tailored rates.
The Joint Committee on Health and Safety of Maipu DAO plant is composed of its President, Rene Miranda; Secretary, Jocelyn Urzua and its members Francisco Elicer, Claudio Veliz, Raul Celis and Francisco Maulen.
As with DDM-O, many of the foreign dissertations in MTO-DI are not indexed in DAO.
However, it is a companion piece of proposed legislation, the Delegated Administration Act of 1994, never passed into law, but living on in practice, that set out the detailed framework for the establishment of the DAO.
The AMT DAO pistol comes with a trigger disconnect thumb safety -- an added feature for customers who want extra security -- and a white three-dot sighting system.
I learned recently that a long-time friend, ace armorer and firearms instructor Rick Devoid, had been getting a surprising number of requests to install manual safety levers on the previously "slick" slides of S&W DAO (double action only) autoloaders.
Food intolerance, or histamine intolerance, is an adverse reaction to foods rich in histamine due to a deficiency of the body's digestive enzyme DAO.
The double action only semiautomatic pistol, DAO for short, did not find favor with many traditional handgunners.
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If one does not accept the Glock as DAO, then the single most popular "civilian" auto that has a long trigger pull for every shot seems to be the Kahr.
Glock, however, enthusiastically provided prototypes of its new design, and the BATF picked an opportune moment to declare the Glock pistol DAO, and for the troops it was "heh, heh, heh" back.
0 Enterprise Edition offers the choice of generating the DAO tier using different technologies," explains Andy Grove, CodeFutures CTO.