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oneself (to something) to take something oneself without asking permission. The thief helped himself to the money in the safe. Help yourself to more dessert.

help

 (someone or an animal) (get) over something
1. Lit. to aid someone or an animal climb over something. I helped him get over the wall. I helped the puppy over the barrier.
2. Fig. to aid someone or an animal recover from something. Sharon wanted to help Roger get over his illness. We try to help the families get over the loss of their loved ones.
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In the study, the researchers found that a certain transcription factor, which are molecules in the cell nucleus that control the activity of cells, continually suppresses the killer T cell lineage in helper T cells.
Lily-Bleu and Bobbi Jac Smith are the latest entrants into our Santa's Little Helpers contest
Natural helper cells appear to provide a third, said Dr Umetsu.
Funding for each child or young adult and the remaining $800 needed for each helper is covered by fundraisers such as golf outings and dinner dances throughout the year, as well as donations that volunteers help to raise.
Only nests found during the egg laying or incubation stage and for which helper status was confirmed were included in this part of the analysis.
Once loyalty and sense of obligation are instilled in the helper's psychological framework, the helper is least likely to resist domination.
Meanwhile, concentrations of healthy helper T cells in the patients remained steady.
The police, investigators and prosecution launched a probe and they could see how the helper locked herself inside the room and tried to escape through the window.
Driver's Little Helper operates on Bluetooth Low Energy, which allows it to run more efficiently with a longer battery life.
It includes 12 each of Order Assist Brochures and Preferred Hand Helper Product Supplier Forms.
Helper offers four modules: Sates Professional's Helper, Broker's Helper, Broker's Helper Advanced and Investment Advisor's Helper.
In the sixth chapter, he addresses some of the more negative aspects of being a helper, including "compassion fatigue," the stress of caring for others, and self-doubt.
Then, in section III, I show that the wage of a domestic helper is higher, the higher the wage of the female head of household.
Using the basic guidance channel model, they transplanted a second type of helper cell just outside the bridges.
Most researchers have held that HIV directly kills the immune cells called helper T cells, or CD4 cells, eventually exhausting an immune system that is frantically making replacements.