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Synonyms for FAS

a congenital medical condition in which body deformation occurs or facial development or mental ability is impaired because the mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy

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Executive Contact: Jennifer Powers Adkins Vice President - Investor Relations Chico's FAS, Inc.
The expose led to the resignation of former FAS chief Rody Molloy, and, ultimately to the downfall of the shamed agency.
A simple, cost-effective method for large-scale FAS and FASD screening and surveillance would allow the identification of those communities most at risk and the implementation of suitable prevention and intervention programmes.
Fine Gael's George Lee said: "Why did FAS need to expand its management team by 71% when its nonmanagement workforce increased by 7.
The louder these abortion and fetal rights debates grew, the quieter the discussion of abortion as a means of preventing of FAS became.
Tim Brown, a security analyst with the FAS, said the Kahuta complex has made significant additions in the past 10 years which FAS analysts believe are intended for the development and ground-testing of the Ghauri-2 intermediate-range ballistic missile.
Children with FAS or partial FAS performed poorly across a broad range of neurodevelopmental domains, including markedly lower intellectual functioning and attention deficits.
At the MBA level, most financial-statement-analysis textbooks also have a chapter on the rudiments of FAS No.
My colleagues in the Senate and I are optimistic that the proposed reforms will bring about the new FAS, and I look forward to continuing to support GSA as the agency moves forward.
Under current accounting principles, the risk that a taxing authority will challenge a position taken on a tax return is generally treated as an unasserted claim under FAS 5 paragraphs 10 and 38.
Under FAS 123(R), Entity X recognizes $10,000 of compensation cost ratably over the three-year service period--if Jones remains with the company.
Sheep producers can claim FAS as part of their 2004/5 SAPS application if they are a member of a recognised farm assurance scheme (see below) or have applied for membership by Wednesday, February 4.
For its Changing Time--Looking Closer at FAS project which provides training opportunities and raises public awareness about the impact of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS).