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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 previewClinical Immunology,Principles and Practice (Expert Consult - Online and Print),4 (2013)

Clinical Immunology 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 previewEncyclopedia of the Eye, Four-Volume Set (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 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 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 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 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 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 Animal Science (Print) (2004)

by Wilson G. Pond recognizes 150 breeds of dogs, although others have proposed that as many as 400 dog breeds inhabit the world.[3] The AKC assigns these breeds to the following groups, based on the ...

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 previewAn American Dictionary of the English Language (1846)

by Chauncey Allen Goodrich

AKC'H- tJKIT'ie.n.

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