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the fluid circulated by the heart through the vascular system

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the crime of murdering someone

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

noble rank or status by birth

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temperament or disposition

a dissolute man in fashionable society

people viewed as members of a group

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smear with blood, as in a hunting initiation rite, where the face of a person is smeared with the blood of the kill

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'It is peak blood alcohol concentration which leads to respiratory arrest or aspiration of vomit and death,' explained Alex Wagenaar, director of the Alcohol Epidemiology Program at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health in Minneapolis.
The web site of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, a division of the Department of Health and Human Services, once offered a publication called Blood Alcohol Concentration: Understanding How Drinking Affects You (Samber, 1997).
We are in agreement with others that focus should now shift to making resources available for implementing intervention strategies (8) and that screening by blood alcohol concentration (BAC) measurement and counselling may decrease the incidence and consequences of trauma.
McKnight AJ, Langston E, McKnight AS, Lange J: Sobriety tests for low blood alcohol concentrations; Accid Anal Prev 34:305; 2002.
In response, governments in specific countries have reduced the legal limit of blood alcohol concentration (BAC) and have increased field breath testing activities.
Should the driver's blood alcohol concentration exceed the prescribed limit of 0.05 percent, the offender will be arrested and his vehicle impounded.
While laws are in place to prevent traffic accidents, such as seatbelt requirements and Blood Alcohol Concentration, they are not properly enforced.
Among the three groups, time of day, location of motor vehicle collisions, and pedestrian blood alcohol concentration (BAC) differed.
Correction (published July 1, 2014): Oregon law deems commercial drivers to be impaired if they have a blood alcohol concentration of 0.04 percent or higher.
Based on the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act 10586, drivers of private vehicles can only be allowed up to 0.05 percent blood alcohol concentration level.
Police say she had a blood alcohol concentration at 0.20 percent.
According to the bill, drivers caught by traffic police with 0.1 BAC and drivers who refuse to submit to a breathalyzer test used to determine blood alcohol concentration may be punished with a term of two years in prison.
"However, it is much more harmful to the brain and liver to have a higher blood alcohol concentration than to consume a few extra calories."
A driver with a blood alcohol concentration of over .08 grams per deciliter is consider over the legal limit.
In addition, there are companion laws that provide for lower blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limits for underage drivers and other legislation, such as laws that require registration of beer keg purchases and make hosts liable for the actions of underage drinking guests.