- adult respiratory distress syndrome. See respiratory distress syndrome(def 2).
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Examples from the Web for ards
"It don't disturb my in'ards," quoth the serenest of mankind.Rhoda Fleming, Complete
Hold in, but when you do start, rip the in'ards out of things.The Eternal Boy
He voted for it and put on his topboots to ride to Dublin from the Ards of Down to do so.Ulysses
Their in'ards have not learned how to suspend the law of gravity.The Letters of Ambrose Bierce
I ran back'ards and for'ards between the hut and the road like a madman.On the Track
- a district of Northern Ireland, in Co Down. Pop: 74 369 (2003 est). Area: 368 sq km (142 sq miles)
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- adult respiratory distress syndrome
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