Chaperone or Chaperon may refer to:

  • Chaperone (social) or chaperon, an adult who accompanies or supervises young people on social occasions
  • Chaperone (clinical), a person who acts as a witness for a patient and a medical practitioner during a medical examination or procedure
  • Chaperon (headgear), a form of hood or versatile hat worn in Western Europe in the Middle Ages

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Other articles related to "chaperone, chaperones":

Chaperone (social) - In Culture
... the best known example of a plot revolving around the need for, and lack of, a chaperone is Brandon Thomas's farce Charley's Aunt (1892) ... The chaperone is spoofed in the 2006 musical The Drowsy Chaperone ... Cosmo Kramer acts as a chaperone for Jerry Seinfeld and Miss Rhode Island on an episode of Seinfeld ...
Chaperone (clinical)
... In clinical medicine, a chaperone is a person who serves as a witness for both a patient and a medical practitioner as a safeguard for both parties during a medical examination or procedure ... Chaperones are widely used for gynecological and other intimate examinations ... A chaperone may support the patient with reassurance and emotional support during a procedure or examination that the patient may find embarrassing or ...
Heparin-binding EGF-like Growth Factor - Interactions
... cell cycle progression, molecular chaperone regulation, cell survival, cellular functions, adhesion, and mediation of cell migration ... and BTB domain-containing protein 16 and BAG family molecular chaperone regulator function as co-chaperone proteins in processes involving HB-EGF ...
Wayne Busette - Design Variants - Chaperone: The Next Generation
... to increase its market share, Wayne introduced a second Type A product the Chaperone ... The Chaperone featured much of the same layout of the Busette, with the same dual rear wheel chassis available ... However, instead of 3 rubrails on the side panels, the Chaperone featured 4 the body was essentially the same design used for the Lifeguard built to fit a van chassis ...

Famous quotes containing the word chaperone:

    In a world that holds books and babies and canyon trails, why should one condemn oneself to live day-in, day-out with people one does not like, and sell oneself to chaperone and correct them?
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