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  1. American Kennel Club


Akc a.k.a. Akron Fulton International Airport is in Akron, Summit County, Ohio. It is owned by the City of Akron; FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 called it a general aviation airport.


  1. AKC a.k.a. The American Kennel Club is a registry of purebred dog pedigrees in the United States. Beyond maintaining its pedigree registry, this kennel club also promotes and sanctions events for purebred dogs, including the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, an annual event which predates the official forming of the AKC, the National Dog Show, and the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship. Unlike most other countries' kennels clubs, the AKC is not part of the Fédération Cynologique Internationale.
  2. Akc a.k.a. Amberbaken language: Amberbaken, also known as Mpur, Kebar, Ekware, and Dekwambre, is a divergent language of New Guinea. It is not closely related to any other language, and though Ross tentatively assigned it to the West Papuan languages, based on similarities in pronouns, Ethnologue removed it as a language isolate.
    • also known as Dekwambre, Ekware, Amberbaken, Kebar, Mpur Language

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Google previewAllergy (2011)

by Stephen T Holgate, Martin K. Church, David H. Broide, Fernando D Martinez

AKC is a rare, life-long, sight-threatening condition that affects mainly adults, but occasionally children, who have systemic atopic disease – particularly atopic dermatitis. AKC is a highly symptomatic disorder with severe itching, watering, ...

Google previewAllergy and Asthma (2016)

Practical Diagnosis and Management by Massoud Mahmoudi

AKC is a manifestation of atopic dermatitis, and 67% of atopic dermatitis patients have colonization with S. aureus within...

A major distinguishing feature between AC and VKC/AKC is that AC is self-limited, not causing ocular or visual damage ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Eye (2010)

by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana

AKC is a highly symptomatic disorder with severe itching, pain, watering, stickiness, and redness. There is usually facial atopic dermatitis involving the eyelids. The lid margins show severe blepharitis (chronic inflammation of the lash follicles ...

Google previewClinical Ophthalmology: A Systematic Approach (2011)

by Jack J. Kanski, Brad Bowling

AKC is a rare bilateral disease that typically develops in adulthood (peak incidence 30–50 years) following a long history of eczema. Asthma is also extremely common in these patients. About 5% have suffered from childhood VKC. There is ...

Google previewPlanet Dog (2005)

A Doglopedia by Sandra Choron, Harry Choron

Organized in the late 1800s, the AKC is a body of licensed clubs whose stated mission is ...

Google previewOcular Surface Disorders (2013)

by Jose M Benitez-del-Castillo, Michael A Lemp

AKC is a severe chronic inflammatory disease of the conjunctiva, possibly leading to visual impairment due to the associated corneal involvement. The disease occurs more frequently in males and is observed in both young children and ...

Google previewClinical Immunology (2012)

Principles and Practice by Robert R. Rich, Thomas A Fleisher, William T. Shearer, Harry Schroeder, Anthony J. Frew, Cornelia M. Weyand

AKC is a life-long condition that affects adults who have systemic atopic disease, particularly atopic dermatitis. The usual onset is in the late teens, but unlike VKC the disease is persistent and can be relentlessly progressive; occasionally the ...

Google previewThe Dog Bible (2005)

Everything Your Dog Wants You to Know by Tracie Hotchner

The AKC is a for-profit business and must never be mistaken for the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) or the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). ♢ Bad Things That Can Happen to Dogs on Planes ...

Google previewSmolin and Thoft's The Cornea (2005)

Scientific Foundations and Clinical Practice by Gilbert Smolin, Charles Stephen Foster, Dimitri T. Azar, Claes H. Dohlman

ATOPIC KERATOCONJUNCTIVITIS Definition AKC is a bilateral, chronic inflammation of the conjunctiva and lids associated with atopic dermatitis. Hogan (65), in 1953, was the first to describe the findings of chronic conjunctivitis and keratitis ...

Google previewThe Dog Encyclopedia for Kids (2017)

by Tammy Gagne

The American Kennel Club (AKC) is the world's largest dog registry and the governing body for official canine sports recognized in the United States. The AKC divides more than 200 registered breeds in one of seven groups — Herding, ...

Google previewThe Black Sea Encyclopedia (2014)

by Sergei R. Grinevetsky, Igor S. Zonn, Sergei S. Zhiltsov, Aleksey N. Kosarev, Andrey G. Kostianoy

Akchaabat (Akc ̧aabat) – a village on the coast of the Black Sea, Turkey. Akgel, Lake – fresh-water lake. Situated in the circum-Black Sea area of Turkey on the left bank of the Sakarya River and is almost permanently associated with its runoff ...

Google previewCareer Discovery Encyclopedia (2009)

by Ferguson sponsors clubs dedicated to particular dog breeds. These clubs usually have educational programs on raising and breeding animals. American Kennel Club 260 Madison Avenue New York, NY ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Optimization (2008)

by Christodoulos A. Floudas, Panos M. Pardalos

Thus, for each k, there exists an analytic solution for the unknown parameters akc and bkc. Further note that the Kick values might be obtained by ...

Google previewA general dictionary of the English language; to which is prefixed, a comprehensive grammar (1795)

by William Perry (of Edinburgh.)

Abide abode am was awake awoke Bake baked beat beat be: is bare, or bore bee in began bend bent bereave bereft, or bereaved beseech besought bid bade bind bound bite bit Meed bed blow- blew break b akc, or broke breed bred bring ...

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