The deflection of the electrical axis of the heart to the right or left of its normal position.axis shift
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When To Capitalize “Earth”When it comes to writing, this common English word confuses many native speakers who aren’t sure whether to use Earth or earth. Why is this an issue? Earth can be either a proper noun or a common noun. In English, proper nouns (nouns which signify a particular person, place, or thing) are capitalized. Following this rule, when Earth is discussed as a specific planet or …
- axis deer,
- axis of abscissas,
- axis of evil,
- axis of ordinates,
- axis of revolution,
- axis of symmetry
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