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failure

(Bankruptcy), noun commercial failure, default, discontinuance of business, economic downfall, failure to maintain solvency, financial disaster, financial loss, financial ruin, inability to maintain solvency, inability to meet financial obligations, insolvency, insufficiency of funds, lack of funds, suspension of business
Associated concepts: failure to meet one's obligations, insolvency

failure

(Falling short), noun defectio, defectiveness, deficiency, delinquency, dereliction, inability, insufficiency, lack, loss of strength, noncompletion, nonfulfillment, nonperformance, omission, oversight, pretermission, shortcoming, slip, want
Associated concepts: failure of consideration, failure of eviience, failure of heirs, failure of issue, failure of proof, failure of purpose, failure of title, failure of trust, failure to act, faillre to bargain collectively, failure to comply, failure to file a return, failure to give notice, failure to make delivery, failure to perform, failure to prosecute, law office failures, partial failure

failure

(Lack of success), noun aborted attempt, beating, botch, breakdown, collapse, debacle, defeat, disappointment, downfall, drubbing, error, fall, fiasco, fruitless effort, frustration, ineffectualness, labor in vain, loss, miscarriage, misfortune, mistake, ruin, unsuccessful attempt, vain attempt
See also: abortion, bankruptcy, breach, debacle, defeat, delinquency, disaster, dishonor, disqualification, expiration, flaw, foible, frailty, frustration, impossibility, impotence, impuissance, inability, incapacity, inefficacy, infraction, lapse, loss, miscarriage, misconduct, mistrial, neglect, negligence, nonfeasance, nonpayment, offense, omission, oversight, vice
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Weber said that there are JAK inhibitors in use for rheumatoid arthritis and being tested against a number of other conditions, and their data suggested that these anti-inflammatory drugs may be a way to treat some patients missing both p53 and ARF.
ARF provides a means for engagement and a focal point for diplomacy.
One goal of holding the exercise is to move ARF from being merely a forum for dialogue into one that facilitates and provides concrete, tangible contributions to regional security, initially at least in the politically neutral form of disaster relief.
In 9 patients who developed ARF after cardiac surgery (n:6) or due to sepsis (n:1), hemolytic uremic syndrome (n:1) or intracranial hemorrhage (n:1), peritoneal dialysis was performed for a mean duration of 8.
The ARF was established in 1994 to promote dialogue and cooperation on regional security issues.
Other recent studies have also showed mononuclear cells in glomerular and peritubular capillaries though the number of leukocytes was not significantly different between the ARF group and the non-ARF group (62,63).
Iglesias and his colleagues concluded that patients who received nesiritide and who develop ARF following neseritide may be at increased risk of death.
After the acquisitions are completed, the ARF will establish a holding company, under which it will operate its banking business in Tokyo and Osaka.
Organizers said they hope to harmonize the responses and build more confidence among ARF members.
Contact: Darryl Butcher, ARF, phone 08-9363-3500, website http://www.
It was the first time that an ARF chairman's statement has touched on the abduction issue, albeit implicitly.
Of the 26,669 patients in the analysis, 1,393 had ARF on ICU admission, and 1,001 developed ARF while in the hospital.