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to stand by or support someone through some problem. She knew she could count on her friends to sustain her in times of trouble. We will sustain you in the difficult times the best we can.
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I hope the Cynnal Cymru - Sustain Wales Awards will be a great success.
Our stochastic model showed that high exposure to the pathogen from the reservoir host can give the appearance of endemic infection in the target host, even if it cannot sustain the pathogen alone.
A commercial forest that is maintained in a healthy, functional, and undepleted state provides a stable yield of timber and simultaneously helps to sustain local timber-dependent communities.
One item described several core elements required to sustain an online community according to previous publications (Kollock, 1998; Whittaker et al, 1997).
The hope we all sustain is that sufficient progress can be achieved within a time frame and political legitimation process that can contain violence and promote a culture of peaceful progress.
The new addition completes Globus Medical's extensive line of spacers, which includes vertebral body replacement devices SUSTAIN Small, SUSTAIN Medium, SUSTAIN Large and SUSTAIN Arch.
Each installation was selected from others within its Service or agency for making the best use of its resources to sustain the mission, increase workforce productivity, and enhance the quality of life of its people, explained Ray DuBois, deputy undersecretary for installations and environment.
The burgeoning communication sector is expected to sustain demand for the Asia Pacific general purpose test and measurement equipment market.
Clif shows that a company that moves from bottom-line, red-road thinking to a stewardship model can thrive," says Erickson in the epilogue, in which he also describes how he and his wife, Kit, have worked closely with CEO Sheryl O'Loughlin to sustain a culture at Clif Bar that is "disciplined, entrepreneurial, and playful.
announced today that it has reached an agreement in principle with PPG Industries (NYSE: PPG) for York to acquire the trademark and marketing rights to PPG's line of Sustain pool care products.
Sustained speed is the true measure of a supercomputer's performance, Graffunder said, noting that in recent tests at Los Alamos National Laboratory and NASA's Ames Research Center, current MPP systems were able to sustain only two to eight percent of their claimed "peak performance" in practice.
6 million business SMB market, we expect our growth to sustain through 2007 and beyond.
Although open source will significantly reduce the industry opportunity over the next ten years, the real impact of open source is to sustain innovations in mature software markets, thus extending the useful life of software assets and saving customers money.