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son plus grand axe

English translation: at its longest axis; at its largest dimension

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French term or phrase:son plus grand axe
English translation:at its longest axis; at its largest dimension
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14:16 Jul 23, 2000
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French term or phrase: son plus grand axe
..une volumineuse opacité mesurant 10 cm dans son plus grand axe
fmatteoda
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Local time: 08:32
at its longest axis; at its largest dimension
Explanation:
the line going through the center of the mass and connecting the two most distant ends of the opacity. This measurement is done in radiography, ultrasonic scanning,etc.. This number is important in determining the need for additional testing, for selecting procedures, or in determining the stage if cancer is suspected.
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nawith its longest axis measuring 10 cms. OR of a longest axis of 10 cms.Telesforo Fernandez
naat its longest axis; at its largest dimensionsktrans
naalong its major axisLouis RIOUAL


  

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along its major axis


Explanation:
geometry of solids: axes are said to be "major" or "minor"

Louis RIOUAL
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at its longest axis; at its largest dimension


Explanation:
the line going through the center of the mass and connecting the two most distant ends of the opacity. This measurement is done in radiography, ultrasonic scanning,etc.. This number is important in determining the need for additional testing, for selecting procedures, or in determining the stage if cancer is suspected.


    None used. I am a pharmacist working in clinical research in the oncology field. I hope this is helpful.
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with its longest axis measuring 10 cms. OR of a longest axis of 10 cms.


Explanation:
it should be translated as as above.

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