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Fox's Medical Drama House Helps Save A German Man's Life
2014-02-07 12:01:13

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Depicted as a drug-addict with sociopathic tendencies, the fictional character Dr. Gregory House would not make in ideal role model for young children. However, one of the doctor’s solved cases from the TV show House helped a German doctor to diagnose a mysterious illness and potentially save a life. "After five minutes, I knew what was wrong," said the real-life doctor, Juergen Schaefer, who works at the Center for Undiagnosed...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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