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having eight units or components

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TEHRAN (FNA)- A new study found that among middle-aged men and women, 40 to 60 years old, the overall incidence of skin cancer increased nearly eightfold between 1970 and 2009.
It is possible that if the washout results had been excluded, the results would have shown an eightfold risk of suicidal behaviour in adults.
Over the last 15 years, the Port of Charleston's business with Latin America has grown eightfold.
Indeed, a national survey of 929 patients with type 2 diabetes showed that on average they considered a single daily insulin injection with suboptimal glucose control eightfold more valuable than two injections per day with optimal glucose control, according to Mr.
Baxter of California, a 39-year-old men's skin-care manufacturer in Los Angeles, has seen sales jump eightfold since 2000, in large part because of men's growing acceptance of buying cosmetics.
In the review, ciprofloxacin was presented as the most active fluoroquinolone against Pseudomonas aeruginosa with MICs typically two- to eightfold lower than those for levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, or gatifloxacin.
Promoted from COO to president of Lucent's worldwide optoelectronics division in 1999, DiLeo led the group's eightfold revenue growth over three years to a run rate of over $1.
The company has achieved an eightfold increase in overseas earnings during the past three years, against the background of a downturn in the global telecommunications industry.
Mr Dondrub gave up his career as a software engineer in Essex 12 years ago to follow the eightfold path.
Her group also found the overall incidence of head-and-neck tumors doubled in the radium-treated group and one class of noncancerous thyroid diseases elevated almost eightfold.
Their world membership, which did not reach 1 million until 1955, has grown nearly eightfold since then.
Hockenberry points out that in the past 150 years the battery has had only an eightfold improvement in performance while silicon-based electronics improve that much every six years.
The Castlemilk punter won PS1182 for a PS3 eightfold thanks to Aberdeen's 93rd-minute winner at Dunfermline.
THE Noble Eightfold Path is in Buddhist terms the way to the end of suffering.
The requirements for Latin America and the Caribbean have increased eightfold, mainly as a result of emergency situations in Haiti and the addition of the Guatemala appeal.