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assist (one) at

To help another person with something, usually in a medical setting. Who is going to assist me at the laparotomy this morning?
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assist in

To help with something. A person's name or a pronoun can be used between "assist" and "in." Who wants to assist me in this endeavor? My boss wants me to assist in this project, so here I am!
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assist with

To help with something. A person's name or a pronoun can be used between "assist" and "with." Who wants to assist me with this endeavor? My boss wants me to assist with this project, so here I am!
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assist in something

to help with something. May I assist in this? Please assist in this task.
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assist (someone) at something

to serve as a helper or assistant in some procedure. (This usually refers to a surgical procedure.) Will you assist at surgery this morning? I would be happy to assist you at the procedure.
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assist someone in something

to help a particular person working on a task. Please assist Greg in the committee's assignment. We assisted him in the whole procedure.
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assist someone with someone or something

to help someone manage someone or something, especially with lifting or physical management. Assist me with Jane, won't you? Will you assist me with this heavy box? Sally assisted herself with the math problem. She did it on her own.
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Scope - Market size for Cardiac Assist Devices categories - Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps, Total Artificial Heart and Ventricular Assist Devices.
Sometimes, he's going to turn it over and sometimes he'd going to get the assist.
A solid part would typically take about 3 min to cure, while gas assist reportedly can achieve a cycle time of 45 sec.
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All of these are reasons why knowledgeable parties are quick to point out that WIT should not be considered a drop-in substitute for gas assist.
As a subscriber to Assist, users will be offered special services and exclusive products.
The first step in deciding whether an application is suited to gas assist is to ask yourself why you are choosing it," says Caropreso.
During the long period when gas assist was tied up in courts in the U.
TOKYO & SAN FRANCISCO -- Assist Micro and Xythos Software, the leading developer of essential document and file management software, today announced the successful completion of their first annual partner summit.
The PiGalileo(TM) Computer-Assisted Orthopedic Surgery System from PLUS Orthopedics combines advanced Computer-Assisted Surgery and electro mechanical motorized instrument positioning technologies to assist the surgeon in total knee replacement procedures.
You do not need a doctor to assist, just a good gun.
NEW YORK -- Results of a national survey of 1,000 physicians revealed that a clear majority of physicians (57%) believe that it is ethical to assist an individual who has made a rational choice to die due to unbearable suffering, while 39% believe it is unethical.
For the last 2,400 years, the Hippocratic Oath warned us not to assist suicide and I do not want that privilege now.
Magic Johnson probably can't pass John Stockton on the all-time assist list.
And many said they did not know the proper lethal dose of drugs that would be used to assist a suicide.