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(German ˈuːri)
(Placename) one of the original three cantons of Switzerland, in the centre of the country: mainly German-speaking and Roman Catholic. Capital: Altdorf. Pop: 35 200 (2002 est). Area: 1075 sq km (415 sq miles)
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(ˈʊər i)

a canton in central Switzerland. 35,876; 415 sq. mi. (1075 sq. km). Cap.: Altdorf.
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Large studies of psychiatrically-healthy undergraduate students have found that compared with healthy controls, participants with URIs endorsed a negative affect within the first week of viral illness, (8) and that the number and intensity of URI symptoms caused by cold viruses were correlated with the degree of their negative affect.
In recent work, we found a higher fre quency of viral URIs in children who experienced more frequent acute otitis media (AOM).
Assuming a URIs rate of 45% among schoolgirls and a risk ratio of 62% with an alpha level of 0.05 and a power of 80%, (8) the calculated sample size was 123 per group.
Comment: Some research has shown that vitamin D supplementation can prevent URIs in children, although other studies have failed to find a benefit.
This will be Stan Uris, the Jewish character who gets bullied for his religion.
Top performances: Wyatt Oleff as Stanley Uris, Finn Wolhard as Richie Tozier, Chosen Jacobs as Mike Hanlon, Jaeden Lieberher as Bill Denbrough, Sophia Lillis as Beverly Marsh and Jeremy Ray Taylor as Ben Hanscom
Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is preparing to adapt Leon Uris's novel "Mila 18" - about the Warsaw Ghetto uprising - into a blockbuster film.
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) successfully added Uniform Resource Identifiers (URIs) to the MeSH subject fields in its catalog records.
Indeed, one of the particularly valuable qualities of Young Lions is the attention Garrett pays to the currently unfashionable writers Herman Wouk and Leon Uris. While the earnest conservatism and unequivocal patriotism on display in massive bestsellers such as Wouk's The Caine Mutiny and Uris's Battle Cry gamer them scant attention from contemporary academic critics, Garrett spends significant energy exploring their cultural impact and analyzing the implications of their straightforward depictions of masculine heroic Jewish soldiers.