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Risus

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Risus: Risus: The Anything RPG is a rules-light generic role-playing game written, designed and illustrated by S. John Ross of Cumberland Games and Diversions. Risus is available free on the web. It was first published online in 1993. Earlier versions of the game were titled GUCS: The Generic Universal Comedy System and were distributed privately beginning in 1989.

  • genre: Role-playing game

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Google previewThe Tri-State Medical Journal and Practitioner (1898)

When the muscles of the face are thrown into a tonic spasm, causing a singular convulsive laugh, it is called risus sardonicus. Trismus, one of the initial symptoms of tetanus, is a spasm of the muscles of mastication, while the spasm arising ...

Google previewDragons in the Stacks: A Teen Librarian's GUide to Tabletop Role-Playing (2014)

by Steven A. Torres-Roman, Cason E. Snow

Comments Risus is an excellent tool for introducing new players of any age to RPGs. In addition, because it is so adaptable, it can easily tie in with other programming going on at your library. For example, a group that has just finished a book ...

Google previewDe Rerum Natura (1987)

Risus is a satirical detail which ties ...

Google previewThe Tri-State Medical Journal (1898)

by James Moores Ball

When the muscles of the face are thrown into a tonic spasm, causing a singular convulsive laugh, it is called risus sardonicus. Trismus, one of the initial symptoms of tetanus, is a spasm of the muscles of mastication, while the spasm arising ...

Google previewA Dictionary in English and Latine ... Recognized by Dr. Evans ... and then by W. Clerk. And now at this last impression enlarged, etc (1634)

MLaughter, Risus, sus. Nunc alacres risus ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2009)

by Mosby

risus caninus/rī′ss/ [L, risus, laughter, ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2009)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Risus. Sardonicus. The term used for describing the facial appearancewhen the muscles of the forehead and the face go into spasm in TETANUS, giving the effect of a sardonic grin. Ritalin See METHYLPHENIDATE. Ritodrine A beta 2 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Neurological Signs (2016)

by A.J. Larner

Cross References Schwabach test; Weber's test Rising Sign - see BABINSKI'S TRUNK- THIGH TEST Risus Sardonicus Risus sardonicus (“sardonic smile”) due to spasm of ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

ringworm risus sardonicus hand side, gradually easing the ring toward the fingertip. The process may need to be repeated to complete the removal. Ring removal from swollen finger using the string technique (Auerbach, 2012) ringworm.

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1868)

Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison

Risus --l. Sardonic, Canine laugh. LAUGHING, Risus. LAUGHTER, Risus. LAUREL, Kalmia latifolia, Laurus, Magnolia niaerophylla—l. Broadleaved, Kalmia latifolia1. Cherry, Prunus laurocerasus—l.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2012)

by Mosby, Inc

RIP risus sardonicus agent from the skin and eyes. Effects cease shortly after the agent is removed. Also called tear gas. RIP, 1. abbreviation for reflex inhibiting pattern. 2. abbreviation for ribosome-inactivating protein. ripe cataract [OE, ripan + ...

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