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TIA

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  1. transient ischemic attack.
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  • “Yet it is so, and much trouble, also deaths,” stated Tia Luz.

    The Treasure Trail

    Marah Ellis Ryan

  • None of the Mexicans thought he would get well, but Tia Luz cured him.

    The Treasure Trail

    Marah Ellis Ryan

  • Billie forgot her sulkiness in her joy at the elopements of Tia Luz.

    The Treasure Trail

    Marah Ellis Ryan

  • Tia Picores gave a grunt of satisfaction as she settled into a chair.

    Mayflower (Flor de mayo)

    Vicente Blasco Ibez

  • The family of tia Picores could not be the talk of the Fishmarket all the time.

    Mayflower (Flor de mayo)

    Vicente Blasco Ibez


British Dictionary definitions for tia

TIA

abbreviation for
  1. transient ischaemic attack; a stroke causing minor and temporary symptoms
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tia in Medicine

TIA

abbr.
  1. transient ischemic attack
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