How to use Retention in a sentence

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  • He settled the affair in his usual downright manner, telling the commissioners bluntly that they must take back their legitimate king, and refusing - perhaps with more questionable wisdom - to allow the retention of the tricolour flag,which to him was a "symbol of rebellion."

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  • The retention by women in Europe of the tropical garb can be explained by the fact that her sphere has been mainly confined to the house, and her life has been less active than that of man; consequently the adoption of the arctic dress has been in her case less necessary.

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  • This display of loyalty will be vital to the retention of team cohesion.

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  • Environment is a big factor in color retention.

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  • In Locke we find, with a retention of certain antievolutionist ideas, a marked tendency to this mode of viewing the world.

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  • The uterus (X in figure C) begins in all cases at the shell gland (c, d) and may exhibit a swelling (R S) for the retention of the spermatozoa..

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  • Some other observers, however, have not got such good results with a chloride-free diet, and Marishler, Scheel, Limbecx, Dreser and others, dispute Widal's hypothesis of a retention of chlorides as being the cause of oedema, in the case of renal dropsy at all events; they assert that the chlorides are held back in order to keep the osmotic pressure of the fluid, which they assume to have been effused, equal to that of the blood and tissues.

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  • But the retention of the story without modification may imply a continuous recognition through some centuries of the idea that Yahweh revealed his will to nations other than Israel.

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  • In this year began the " Tariff Reform " movement initiated by Mr Joseph Chamberlain, but Free Trade retained a strong hold on the British electorate, and the return of the overwhelming Radical majority to parliament in 1906 involved its retention under the fiscal policy of that party.

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  • He had, it is true, been unable to prevent the retention of the grand-duchy of Warsaw by Alexander of Russia; but with the aid of Great Britain and France (secret treaty of January 3, 1815) he had frustrated the efforts of Prussia to absorb the whole of Saxony, Bavaria was forced to disgorge the territories gained for her by Napoleon at Austria's expense, Illyria and Dalmatia were regained, and Lombardy was added to Venetia to constitute a kingdom under the Habsburg crown; while in the whole Italian peninsula French was replaced by Austrian influence.

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  • The needs of the central government lead to its retention of the more profitable modes of procuring revenue.

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  • Reduced absenteeism, increased staff retention, improved productivity.

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  • For if, as is commonly the case, the water employed be drainage-water from cultivated lands, it is sure to contain a considerable quantity of nitrates, which, not being subject to retention by the soil, would otherwise escape.

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  • The Ottawa river was chosen as the main boundary between them, but the retention by Lower Canada of the seigneuries of New Longueuil and Vaudreuil, on the western side of the river, is a curious instance of the triumph of social and historical conditions over geographical.

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  • Menabrea disavowed Garibaldi and instituted judicial proceedings against him; but in negotiations with the French government he protested against the retention of the temporal power by the pope and insisted on the Italian right of interference in Rome.

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  • This is perhaps as good an apology as could be made for his character and 1 In his report on the Ionian Treaty presented to Lord Castlereagh at the congress of Vienna in December 1814, Sir Richard Church strongly advocated, not only the retention of Parga, but that Vonitza, Prevesa and Butrinto also should be taken from Ali Pasha and placed under British protection, a measure he considered necessary for the safety of the Ionian Islands.

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  • In the autumn of 1907, however, as the latter's retention of office became more and more improbable, it became evident that no other possible successor had equal qualifications.

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  • Owing to liability to necrosis, the permanent retention of such a mass of dead bone would be dangerous; and the antlers are consequently shed annually (or every few years), to be renewed the following year, when, till the animal becomes past its prime, they are larger than their predecessors.

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  • He strongly opposed the evacuation of Egypt; he insisted upon the exclusive control by Great Britain of the Upper Nile Valley, and also upon the retention of Uganda.

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  • Although it has the deciduous dentition, Mme Pavlow considers herself justified in referring the Kherson skull to the genus Procamelus previously known only from the Lower Pliocene or Upper Miocene strata of North America, and differing from modern camels, among other features, by the retention of a fuller series of premolar teeth.

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  • Referring the collapse of the empire to the retention of feudal forms and to the action of religious animosities, Hegel looked forward to reorganization by a central power (Austria) wielding the imperial army, and by a representative body elected by the geographical districts of the empire.

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  • It may be said generally that while Luther insisted on a service in the vernacular, including the singing of German hymns, he considered it best to retain most of the ceremonies, the vestments and the uses of lights on the altar, which had existed in the unreformed church, while he was careful to explain that their retention might be dispensed with if thought necessary.

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  • To reinterpret all these features as mere symbols, the lumber of ancient days, is to avoid the problem of their introduction into the Temple, and to assume an advance of popular thought which is not confirmed by the retention and fresh developments of the old ideas both in the pseudepigraphical literature and in the literature of Rabbinical Judaism.'

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  • Any comparison of the treatment of biblical figures or events in the later literature will illustrate the retention of certain old details, the appearance of new ones, and an organic connexion which is everywhere in accordance with contemporary thought and teaching.

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  • The primary reason for this retention is that nothing approaching the difference in dispersive power between ordinary crown glass and ordinary dense flint glass (a difference of i to 13) has yet been obtained between any pair of the newer glasses.

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  • Arrangements were perfected for the termination of the American military occupation of Cuba and the inauguration of a Cuban Republic as a virtual protectorate of the United States, the American government having arranged with the Cuban constitutional convention for the retention of certain naval stations on the Cuban coast.

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  • For the retention of older cults under a new name, Mahommedanism supplies several examples, as when a forest-serpent of India receives a Mahommedan name (Oldham 128).

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  • Simpson in his Report on the Causes of the Plague in Hong Kong (1903) reports the endemicity of the plague in that colony to be maintained by (a) infection among rats often connected with infectious material in rat runs or in houses, the virus of which has not been destroyed, (b) retention of infection in houses which are rat-ridden, and (c) infected clothing of people who have been ill or died of plague.

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  • This arbitrary retention of Tacna and Arica, which became the province of Tacna under Chilean administration, removed the frontier still farther north, to the river Sama, which separates that province from the remaining part of the Peruvian department of Moquegua.

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  • The time must eventually arrive when the Boers will be in a small minority, as the country is very sparsely peopled; and would it not therefore be a very near-sighted policy to recede now from the position we have taken up here, simply because for some years to come the retention of 2000 or 3000 troops may be necessary to reconsolidate our power.

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  • Several series of papers also, as, for example, on " The Retention of the Apocrypha," " Freemasonry " (1854), " Duelling " (1856) and The Relation between the Jews and the Christian Church " (1857 2nd ed., 1859), which originally appeared in the Kirchenzeitung, were afterwards printed in a separate form.

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  • As a surgeon, Simon's work came second to his interest in sanitary science, but he claimed priority over Cock in the operation of perineal puncture of the urethra in cases of retention from stricture.

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  • The Stenopidea, another primitive group, differing from the Penaeidea in the character of the gills,, appear in the Trias and Jurassic. The Caridea or true prawns and shrimps appear later, in the Upper Jurassic, some of them presenting primitive characteristics in the retention of swimming exopodites on the walking-legs.

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  • Where the body of a person who has died of an infectious disease is retained in a room where persons live or sleep, or the retention of any dead body may endanger health, any justice on the certificate of a medical practitioner may order the removal of a body to a mortuary and direct the body to be buried within a time limited by the friends of the deceased or in their default by the relieving officer.

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  • At the end of this period, as the title had been held by many vassals of Turkey, its retention was considered inconsistent with the growth of Rumanian independence.

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  • A feature of the language which distinguishes it from all other members of the group, and appears to be of even higher antiquity than the word-forms above mentioned, is the retention of a suffix article - e.g.

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  • Although such distinctions may be doubtful (the two African breeds are almost certainly descended from one ancestral form), the retention of such names may be convenient as a provisional measure.

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  • He was only safe so long as he controlled the government, and prevented the administration of justice, and the knowledge that not only power but life was at stake drove him into a desperate plot for the retention of both.

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  • The Rotifera are characterized by the retention of what appears in Molluscs and Chaetopods as an embryonic organ, the velum or ciliated prae-oral girdle, as a locomotor and foodseizing apparatus, and by the reduction of the muscular parapodia to a rudimentary or non-existent condition in all present surviving forms except Pedalion.

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  • The retention, however, by Copernicus of the antique postulate of uniform circular motion impaired the perfection of his plan, since it involved a partial survival of the epicyclical machinery.

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  • Spicules of sponges and fragments of other organisms, such as molluscs, polyzoa, foraminifera and brachiopods, often occur in flint, and may be partly or wholly silicified with retention of their original structure.

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  • This explains the retention of Italy, imposed on the Directory from 1796 onward, followed by his criminal treatment of Venice, the foundation of the Cisalpine republica foretaste of future annexatiofis the restoration of that republic after his return from Egypt, and in view of his as yet inchoate designs, the postponed solution of the Italian problem which the treaty of Lunville bad raised.

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  • The sub-aqueous retention of "ground-ice" or "anchor-ice," which forms in certain circumstances at the bottom of streams or pools in which there are many eddies, is due to the cohesion between it and the stones or rocks which compose the bed of the streams or pools.

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  • The retention of medial f which in Latin became b; 2.

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  • The Sudan at this time (c. 1862) is described by Sir Samuel Baker as utterly ruined by Egyptian methods of government and the retention of the country only to be accounted for by the traffic in slaves.

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  • Benefits include enhanced customer service, retention of skilled staff, improved morale and less absenteeism.

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  • Since NSAIDs and pioglitazone are associated with fluid retention, concomitant administration of NSAIDs and Competact may increase the risk of edema.

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  • The use of artistic elaboration appeared advantageous with the longer retention interval of one week.

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  • Retention of organic anions causes a progressive increase in the anion gap and a further fall in plasma bicarbonate concentration.

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  • Edema, joint swelling, arthralgias, myalgias and paresthesias may be clinical manifestations of fluid retention.

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  • The most commonly cited reason for retention problems was a perceived lack of career progression.

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  • Dandelion Tea - The leaves and petals of the humble dandelion Tea - The leaves and petals of the humble Dandelion make a diuretic tea for treating fluid retention and urinary infections.

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  • A pilot cohort of 356 adult diplomates was recruited the previous year and with whom panel recruitment and retention strategies have been developed.

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  • All heifer calves or bulling heifers naturally would be heifers for the whole of the six month retention period.

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  • The excellent heat retention qualities allow energy efficient cooking and the Vitreous enamel surface is totally hygienic and very easy to clean.

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  • He opens with an attack on " the rather hysterical reaction of successive health secretaries " over PM organ retention.

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  • The clients representative will sign the building off, thus releasing final retention monies.

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  • Any retention made by the first mortgagees should also be deducted.

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  • Consisting of neoprene coated glass fiber fabric supported by a spring steel wire helix and having a neoprene coated fiberglass outer retention cord.

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  • Water retention by horticultural perlite is not an indiscriminate action.

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  • Consequently to ensure the long term future ability of the trustees to provide for its charitable objectives some retention of income was deemed prudent.

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  • The retention of a book (even a costly book) is hardly adequate recompense for the time spent on composing a proper review.

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  • The retention of the escrow account signals continued delays and bureaucratic red tape that will hamper the functioning of the economy.

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  • With this in mind, I led a team that looked at ways to boost retention, with particular focus on the early period.

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  • Retaining workers of all age groups will be increasingly important for organizations looking to maximize the retention of skills, knowledge and experience.

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  • Do you not consider that to be an attraction that would justify the retention of derating?

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  • She also noted that he had no bladder distention to suggest urinary retention.

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  • It was agreed between the parties that the evidence established a case of wrongful retention under the Convention.

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  • In acute renal failure fluid retention can lead to hyponatraemia.

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  • Dentatus Titanium Posts - Surface treated for improved retention.

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  • The nuclear-weapon States have found new justifications where none exist for the indefinite retention of their nuclear weapons.

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  • Has to do income eligibility for coverage under medicaid bucket understanding schip retention.

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  • The Agent operates with a set of parameters defined by the data retention policy of the firm.

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  • That might provide a suitable model for obtaining consent to organ retention.

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  • The inflammation can result in urine retention which in turn can cause bladder, urethra and kidney infection.

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  • The use of a written sealant policy and protocol for sealant application and equipment maintenance could further improve retention rates.

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  • The retention of the main fascia signage now benefits from deemed advertisement consent.

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  • However are not march cross-section snapshot population with less retention of eligible.

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  • You can help control fluid retention by reducing the amount of common salt (often called sodium chloride by manufacturers) in your food.

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  • Into this I mix vermiculite to help with moisture retention.

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  • The parent's consent has gone and the retention becomes wrongful.

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  • But the prolonged controversy over the bill, and its withdrawal in the autumn owing to the refusal of the government to accept modifications made by the House of Lords in the denominational interest, made his retention of that office impossible, and he was transferred (January 1907) to the post of chief secretary for Ireland, which he subsequently retained when Mr Asquith became prime minister in 1908.

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  • So he presided at the trial of John Claydon, Skinner and citizen of London, who after five years' imprisonment at various times had made public abjuration before the late archbishop, Arundel, but now was found in possession of a book in English called The Lanterne of Light, which contained the heinous heresy that the principal cause of the persecution of Christians was the illegal retention by priests of the goods of this world, and that archbishops and bishops were the special seats of antichrist.

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  • At length, in April 1653, a "bill for a new representation" was discussed, which provided for the retention of their seats by the existing members without re-election, so that they would also be the sole judges of the eligibility of the rest.

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  • The fall of the Rudini cabinet in June 1898, however, enabled Signor Ferdinando Martini and Captain Cicco di Cola, who had been appointed respectively civil governor of Eritrea and minister resident at Adis Ababa, to prevent the cession of Sera and OkulKusai, and to secure the assent of Menelek to Italian retention of the Mareb-Belesa-Muna frontier.

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  • But, though the invention of the terms " Roman Catholic " and " Roman Catholicism " early implied the retention by the English Church of her Catholic claim, her members were never, after the Reformation, called Catholics; even the Caroline divines of the 17th century, for all their " popish practices," styled themselves Protestants, though they would have professed their adherence to " the Catholic faith " and their belief in " the Holy Catholic Church."

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  • The power of graphic description of phenomena in the Hippocratic writings is illustrated by the retention of the term " facies Hippocratica," applied to the appearance of a moribund person, pictured in the Prognostics.

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  • The " Instrument " drawn up by the Lower Estates implied the retention of all their rights; and the king, in accepting the gift of a hereditary crown, did not repudiate the implied inviolability of the privileges of the donors.

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  • Inspired by an ancient Aztec remedy for chronic gout, these delicious treats have been scientifically proven to fight the affects of water retention.

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  • Cardiovascular status Hypertension may be a primary problem, secondary to chronic salt and water retention or to excess renin production.

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  • Retention of an ultimate deterrent or ultimate guarantee of national security is a political given - but its scale is not.

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  • Retention of title clauses are not appropriate if your goods are to be processed or incorporated into something else.

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  • If rates for self-employed non-principals become more realistic, this will only help the current recruitment and retention problem for all GPs.

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  • Urinary retention and constipation are common in the acute stage, but later on sphincter function recovers.

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  • In addition symptoms associated with severe tricuspid valve stenosis include enlargement of the liver, water retention in lower limbs and abdomen.

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  • Repair requires the matching of vermilion color, maintenance of oral sphincter function and mouth opening size, and retention of sensation.

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  • Research has shown that the highest rate of nitrogen retention is achieved with 100% whey protein.

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  • The parent 's consent has gone and the retention becomes wrongful.

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  • CoolMax is able to fix the common issue of heat retention.

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  • Practitioners prescribe black cohosh to control the symptoms of menopause and assist with menstrual cramps and water retention related to menstruation.

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  • The medicinal properties of burdock root also include reducing blood glucose levels and water retention.

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  • The result is a beautiful framing of the windows that allows privacy, energy retention and protection from UV rays as desired.

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  • Practice good study techniques to increase your retention of test material.

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  • For weed control and moisture retention, apply at least three inches of mulch.

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  • Rubber mulch is said to provide better moisture retention.

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  • The deeper the mulch, the better job it does at water retention and weed prevention.

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  • Compost, animal manure, grass clippings or raked leaves are just a few of the many free soil amendments you can add to your garden soil to increase nutrient content and water retention.

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  • Magnesium can reduce the fluid retention that causes bloating, while calcium may decrease both irritability and bloating.

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  • Vitamin B6 may decrease fluid retention, fatigue, irritability, and mood swings.

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  • Retention treatment stage-The passive treatment period following orthodontic treatment, when retainers may be used to stabilize the teeth.

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  • Preeclampsia-A condition that develops after the twentieth week of pregnancy and results in high blood pressure, fluid retention that doesn't go away, and large amounts of protein in the urine.

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  • The term "retention" in regards to school means repeating an academic year of school.

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  • Retention in school is also called grade retention, being held back, or repeating a grade.

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  • Grade retention is the opposite of social promotion, in which children continue with their age peers regardless of academic performance.

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  • Another less common reason for retention is poor attendance due either to truancy or medical absences.

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  • Grade retention has become increasingly controversial as early 2000s education initiatives such as No Child Left Behind have pressed schools to meet certain standards defined by scores on standardized tests.

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  • Retention is most likely to be recommended by teachers in grades one through three.

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  • The most common reason for retention is poor reading skills.

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  • Studies also show that most elementary school teachers overestimate the academic benefits of retention.

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  • It has been suggested that this occurs because lower grade teachers see only the initial gains made by the student in the first few years after retention but do not follow the student's progress through middle and high school.

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  • Retention in early elementary school does not appear to have an immediate effect on self-esteem or adjustment to school.

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  • Retention can be emotionally traumatic for middle school students.

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  • In addition, retention of strong athletes allows the school to build teams of older, bigger athletes.

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  • In these cases, retention is usually carried out with the knowledge and support of the student and his family and is not likely to carry a social stigma, as would be the case if the retention were for academic reasons.

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  • Grade retention is an excellent predictor of who will drop out of high school.

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  • Given research finding that retention does not help learning difficulties, the question remains regarding what to do with a child who is, for whatever reason, unprepared to move to the next grade.

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  • Schools feel pressure to adhere to academic standards, while at the same time being fully aware of studies that show retention is counter-productive.

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  • Strong evidence indicates that at-risk students need remedial intervention, not simply more time or the repetition of material that retention provides.

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  • It is difficult to separate the effects of retention and the influence of other socioeconomic and family factors that affect children.

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  • Research suggests that social promotion and grade retention are not educationally effective policies.

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  • Parents may have valid reasons for believing that their child may benefit or suffer from retention.

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  • McKay, Elizabeth, ed. Moving Beyond Retention and Social Promotion.

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  • Nephrotic syndrome is marked by abnormally low levels of albumin (hypoalbuminemia), abnormally high levels of cholesterol in the blood (hypercholesterolemia), and fluid retention (edema).

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  • Minimal change disease is a form of nephrotic syndrome seen in children, characterized by swelling and weight (from fluid retention), foamy urine, and loss of appetite.

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  • The infected person develops a high fever and possibly a rapid heartbeat when lying down, paleness, shortness of breath, and fluid retention.

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  • Diuretics are used to reduce water retention.

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  • Prickly heat is also known as sweat retention syndrome or miliaria rubra.

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  • All the sweat retention rashes are also more likely to occur in hot, humid weather.

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  • It causes fluid retention (edema); dry, peeling skin; and hair discoloration.

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  • Some patients even gain weight because of fluid retention.

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  • Later strategies focus on comprehension, retention, and study skills.

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  • Side effects include dry mouth, blurred vision, constipation, urinary retention, and rapid heart rate.

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  • Members of The Home Retention Team have extensive training and knowledge and work directly with borrowers in an attempt to keep homes out of foreclosure.

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  • Diuretics increase urination and can help with water retention.

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  • Although Yasmin can help with water retention, all birth control pills have the potential to cause ankle swelling and other signs of fluid overload.

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  • Typically, pills that contain higher doses of estrogen will be more likely to cause weight gain due to fluid retention.

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  • Edema is characterized by tissue puffiness and is caused by water retention.

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  • On Baboosh, the website itself explains that wearing a wrap is thought to reduce the size of the uterus and reduce water retention in the belly, all the while helping the wearer to lose inches fast!

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  • The Endurance line features color retention technology, shape retention, quick drying action, UV protection, and is chlorine resistant.

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  • Excessive amounts of creatine may cause water retention.

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  • Fluid retention can reach a point where your body can no longer contain the fluids within your circulatory system.

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  • Gravity will cause fluid retention most commonly in your feet and legs.

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  • It's a simple shoe without flashy effects, made to reduce water retention.

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  • No matter how many contests and appreciation luncheons you hold, if your workers do not feel comfortable in their work place, your employee retention will be low.

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  • Designed to help employees who need special attention in certain health and financial areas, these programs contribute to increasing employee retention and productivity.

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  • Another benefit of EAPs involves employee retention.

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  • If you are looking at employee retention projects, EAP's are a smart place to start.

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  • It allows both the employer and employee to find a fit not just on capabilities but also on the culture which amounts to higher job satisfaction and greater employee retention.

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  • I've successfully improved employee retention, maintained labor laws and managed company procedural improvements.

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  • Make arrangements to store all business records in a manner that is in compliance with federal and state records retention requirements so that you can access them is needed.

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  • Once the statutory retention maximum time frame has passed, you can destroy them as you see fit.

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  • On the other hand, Honda Odysseys are famous for their excellent reliability and impressive value retention.

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  • Water retention - You could gain 3 to 5 pounds during the first week after you stop smoking.

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  • Fennel seed has diuretic properties that aid in relieving fluid retention and in the elimination of toxins from the system through the urine.

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  • Used to treat kidney stones and to relieve fluid retention and swelling.

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  • Canned tuna is high in sodium and it can lead to water retention.

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  • He was forgiven by his party in the following year, but not until the opposition, provoked by the retention of his position under Tyler, had ruined whatever This case grew out of the Canadian rebellion of 1837.

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  • In deed, were it not for their retention of the characteristic odontophore we should have little or no indication that such forms as Phyllirhoe and Limapontia really belong to the Mollusca at all.

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  • The Mecaptera, with their predominantly longitudinal wing-nervuration, serve as a link between the Neuroptera and the Trichoptera, their retention of small cerci being an archaic character which stamps them as synthetic in type, but does not necessarily remove them from orders which agree with them in most points of structure but which have lost the cerci.

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  • The mere retention of the same crystal form by homologous substances is not a sufficient reason for denying a morphotropic effect to the substituent group; for, in the case of certain substances crystallizing in the cubic system, although the crystal form remains unaltered, yet the structures vary.

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  • The abolition of the cropping of the ears of Great Danes, bull terriers, black and tan terriers, white English terriers, Irish terriers and toy terriers, in 1889 gained the approval of all humane lovers of dogs, and although attempts have been made to induce the club to modify the rule which prohibits the exhibition of cropped dogs, the practice has not been revived; it is declared, however, that the toy terriers and white English terriers have lost such smartness by the retention of the ears that they are becoming.

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  • He upset (1830) Cuvier's retention of the Cirripedes among Mollusca, and his subsequent treatment of them as an isolated class, by showing that they begin life as free-swimming Crustacea identical with the young forms of other Crustacea.

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  • Bainbridge suggests that a retention of metabolic products may cause the oedema in renal disease, Bradford having previously shown that loss of a certain amount of renal tissue caused retention of metabolic products in the tissues.

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  • Under Elizabeth, however, the English Merchant Adventurers could finally rejoice at the withdrawal of privileges from the Hanseatics and their concession to England, in return for the retention of the Steelyard, of a factory in Hamburg.

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  • The main objection to the Hempel is the retention of liquid in the beads, and the consequent inapplicability to the distillation of small quantities.

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  • Although not accurate in the conclusions reached at the time, the value of the method of diagnosis is shown by the retention in modern medicine of the name and the practice of " Hippocratic succussion."

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  • Against these losses the retention of Euboea, Nisaea and Pegae was no compensation; the land empire was irretrievably lost.

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  • It was well known that proper names are usually transcribed from one language into another with a tolerably close retention of their original sounds.

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  • The skilful manoeuvres of the French, whether due to Louis' own generalship or that of his advisers, resulted in the speedy capture of Ghent and Ypres (March), and the retention of the prizes in the usual war of posts which followed.

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  • A strong movement was set on foot for the " retention of Uganda," and on the 10th of December Lord Rosebery despatched Sir Gerald Portal to report on the Portal's best means of dealing with the country, and a Mission.

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  • Through some misunderstanding, he reported on his return that the count had accepted all the terms offered, including the retention of the tricolour flag; and the count published a formal denial.

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  • A meeting of representatives of all European inhabitants of the Sovereignty, elected on manhood suffrage, held at Bloemfontein in June 1852, never theless declared in favour of the retention of British rule.

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  • Five days later the representatives of the elected delegates had an interview in London with the colonial secretary, the duke of Newcastle, who informed them that it was now too late to discuss the question of the retention of British rule.

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  • The retention of the old duality of dignities was the one reminiscence of the original separation.

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  • The sejm of 1766 not only rejected the dissident bill, but repealed all the Czartoryscian reforms and insisted on the retention of the liberum veto as the foundation of the national liberties.

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  • Ludwig Wiese's scheme of 1856 insisted on the retention of Latin verse as well as Latin prose, and showed less favour to natural science, but it awakened little enthusiasm, while the attempt to revive the old humanistic Gymnasium led to a demand for schools of a more modern type, which issued in the recognition of the Realgymnasium (1859).

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  • The opposing principle, that of concentrating power in the hands of the governor-general, was re-affirmed, but in practice was modified by the retention of the direction from Paris of a few of the public services.

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  • But his views did not prevent him from profiting to the utmost by one very bad abuse, for he did his utmost to secure the retention of his frigate in port, in order that he might be able to attend parliament.

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  • The Lamellibranchia are mainly characterized by the rudimentary condition of the head, and the retention of the primitive bilateral symmetry, the latter feature being accentuated by the lateral compression of the body and the development of the shell as two bilaterally symmetrical plates or valves covering each one side of the animal.

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  • This intellectual discovery requires sensation and retention of sensation; so that sense (ea-Ono-Ls) receives impressions, imagination (0avravLa) retains them as images, intellect (Van) generalizes the universal, and, when it is intelligence of essence, is always true.

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  • In the absence of cerci the Corrodentia are more specialized than the Isoptera and Plecoptera, but some of them show a more primitive character in the retention of vestigial maxillulae - the minute pair of jaws that are found behind the mandibles in the Aptera.

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  • In general dental characters, especially the retention of three pairs of molars, this genus approximates to the Leporidae, although in the absence of post-orbital processes and the pattern of the molars it departs less widely from the modern Ochotonidae than does Prolagus.

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  • The British commissioners, who were practically autocrats in spite of the retention of the native senate and assembly, introduced a strict method of government which brought about a decided improvement in the material prosperity of the island, but by its very strictness displeased the natives.

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  • By the operation of meteoric agencies, iron pyrites readily pass into limonite often with retention of external form; and the masses of "gozzan" or "gossan" on the outcrop of certain mineral-veins consist of rusty iron ore formed in this way, and associated with cellular quartz.

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  • Oihenart published in 1625 a Declaration historique de l'injuste usurpation et retention de la Navarre par les Espagnols and a fragment of a Latin work on the same subject is included in Galland's Memoires pour l'histoire de Navarre (1648).

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  • In other cases, where the buds themselves contain a sufficiency of nutritive matter for the young growths, the retention of leaves is not necessary.

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  • They are usually included in Oomycetes, but their simple structure, minute size, usually uniciliate zoospores, and their negative characters would justify their retention as a separate group. It contains less than 200 species, chiefly parasitic on or in algae and other water-plants or animals, of various kinds, or in other fungi, seedlings, pollen and higher plants.

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  • Of course it is necessary to build the mouths of such main drains of very solid masonry, and to construct efficient sluices for the retention of the water in the drains.

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  • The more conservative temper of the Anglican and Lutheran communions, however, suffered the retention of such processions as did not conflict with the reformed doctrines, though even in these Churches they met with opposition and tended after a while to fall into disuse.

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  • In those especially sensitive to the effects of sodium, excess sodium can also cause significant water retention throughout the body.

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  • Likewise, consumption of soft drinks will encourage fluid retention.

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  • Benefits packages play a major factor in employee recruiting and retention.

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  • Direct and effective images can increase retention rates and the average time per visit.

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  • Besides, the Left stood for anticlericalism and for the retention by the State of means of coercing the Church, in opposition to the men of the Right, who, with the exception of Sella, favored Cavours ideal of a free Church in a free State, and the consequent abandonment of state control over ecclesiastical government.

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  • The treaty having been duly ratified, and an indemnity of 400,000 paid to Menelek, the Shoan prisoners were released, and Major Nerazzini once more returned to Abyssinia with instructions to secure, if possible, Meneleks assent to the definitive retention of the Mareb-Belesa-Muna line by Italy.

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  • He was a distinguished educationist who fought for the retention of the Latin classics in the schools and instituted the celebrated catechetical method of St Sulpice.

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  • He was at this time in favour of a strong Austrian empire, which should consist of a federation of the southern German and the Slav states, allowing of the retention of their individual rights.

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  • The retention of the tropical pattern by the Highlanders is due directly to environment, since the kilt is better suited than trousers for walking over wet heather.

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  • His reward was Lusatia and certain other additions of territory; the retention by his son Augustus of the archbishopric of Magdeburg; and some concessions with regard to the edict of restitution.

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  • Theoretically, no doubt, this is correct, but the typical members of the two groups are so different from one another that, as a matter of convenience, the retention of the two families seems advisable.

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  • They insisted on the retention of the camp at Drissa, according to Pfuel's plan, but on changing the movements of the other armies.

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