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ameliorate

verb advance, allay, better, change for the better, correct, corrigere, cultivate, develop, ease, enhance, forward, fructify, help, improve, make better, make progress, meliorate, mend, mitigate, palliate, promote, raise, rectify, reform, upgrade
Associated concepts: ameliorating facts and circumstances, ameliorating waste
See also: alter, amend, commute, cure, ease, emend, fix, help, meliorate, mitigate, modify, mollify, progress, rectify, reform, rehabilitate, relieve, remedy, renew, renovate, repair, restore, soothe, treat
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It encompasses capacity building strategies that facilitate school site development of comprehensive approaches for preventing and ameliorating problems, including creating readiness for systemic change, leadership training, stakeholder development, and capitalizing on commonalities across sites to achieve economies of scale.
Phlo is focusing its technology generation and acquisition efforts on those technologies related to enhancing cognition and personal performance, reducing the effects of aging, and preventing or ameliorating cancer.
Although the sulfate aerosol effect might appear to represent an ameliorating force, "it cannot be considered to be a good thing," Wigley maintains.
The known universe of risks associated with misuse of a network infrastructure is only likely to get bigger and we've partnered with Vericept because it is committed to identifying and ameliorating these risks," said Rich O'Connell, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, AMIC Research, Inc.
The claims cover a broad array of uses for the compounds related to enhancing immune responses and specifically include the use of HE2100 and HE2200 for preventing or ameliorating the immunosuppressive effects of chemotherapy or radiation exposure.
These new tools greatly expand the utility of this unique, small-molecule, chemical affinity system for sample preparation and proteomic analysis, ameliorating impediments to efficient drug discovery.
Patent 6,258,855, "Method of Retarding and Ameliorating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome," based on the protective properties of BioAstin natural astaxanthin.
Cyanotech Corporation (Nasdaq:CYAN), the world leader in producing high-value natural products from microalgae, has received Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that it will allow Cyanotech's patent application entitled, "Method for Retarding and Ameliorating Canker Sores," based on the protective properties of BioAstin(R) natural astaxanthin.
Cyanotech Corporation (Nasdaq: CYAN), the world's leader in producing high-value, natural products from microalgae, has received Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that it will allow Cyanotech's patent application entitled, "Method For Retarding and Ameliorating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Tenosynovitis," based on the protective properties of BioAstin(TM) natural astaxanthin.
Today's donation of 500 assorted pairs of SealSkinz(R) Waterproof Socks is being made in the hopes of ameliorating some of the grueling environmental conditions these military personnel face in the Balkans.
Mann and Phlo are focusing primarily on the areas of preventing or ameliorating cancer, reducing the effects of aging, assisting in weight loss, and enhancing sexual performance.
Goldstein joins Phlo's four other biomedical scientists, each of whom is among the top scientists in the country in their respective fields related to preventing or ameliorating cancer, reducing the effects of aging, assisting in weight loss and enhancing sexual performance.