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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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Enrollees reporting IHD and CHF are much more likely to report having a depressed mood than the overall M+C enrollee population.
As a result, excess fluid accumulates in the lungs and tissues, making it hard for CHF patients to breathe easily and causing them to tire quickly.
JoAnn Lindenfeld studied a national sample of more than 2,400 Medicare patients hospitalized for CHF.
The resulting aggregate exposure was substantial: By early 2009, households and non-banking-sector firms in CEE economies had accumulated the equivalent of CHF 120 billion worth of debt denominated in Swiss currency.
Paradoxically, vitamin B12 concentrations increased with worsening functional and laboratory measures of CHF, while weak associations were also found for increases of vitamin B12 concentrations and worsening clinical classification of heart failure.
The CHF offices were outfitted with modular furniture units that can move and expand as the company grows.
It's enormously gratifying to be able to play a role in providing this type of critical financing to low-income households in Jordan," said CHF President Michael Doyle.
Huddleston have joined the Board of Trustees of CHF International (CHF), the Silver Spring, Maryland-based international development and humanitarian assistance organization.
There is a risk that headline CPI will remained pressured in the near-term, which should weigh on the CHF.
CHF will occupy the entire ninth floor of the 20-story, 913,000 s/f art deco building, which spans the entire block between 32nd and 33rd Streets.
The 139 men and 50 women with CHF had been married for an average of 25 years; 33% had beer, married previously