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achieve the impossible

To succeed at or overcome a task that is thought (sometimes hyperbolically) to be outside the realm of possibility. People can achieve the impossible if they work together. I felt like I had achieved the impossible when finally I received that promotion last week.
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The institute serves 1,400 homeless individuals a year in Glendale and has 20 employees at the Project Achieve shelter at 437 Fernando Court.
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The most familiar model for this approach, but almost certainly not the only way to achieve 10,000-fold reduction in sequencing costs, is nanopore sequencing, first introduced in the mid-1990s.
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Development work has been completed (and further developments planned) on each criterion to achieve the requirements for industrial applications.
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The teacher needs to work in the direction of having pupils work collaboratively in committees so that each may achieve feelings of being a member of a group.
Ascertain whether all recommended actions to achieve the goals were undertaken?
What enables best practice companies to achieve effective internal communication?
Due to this necessary environmental protection measures are difficult to achieve.
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While I will return to this point later, it is quite clear to me that if we want to achieve and sustain major improvements in inflation at modest costs, we are going to have to do much better on the productivity front than has been our recent history.
To achieve this qualification, iBASEt has demonstrated that Solumina G6 can be successfully deployed on a J2EE-based deployment of the SAP NetWeaver Application Server Release 6.