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For example, to deter a wide range of threats, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey considers that the essential task of a flexible joint force is to prevail in simultaneous contingencies wherever and whenever they occur:
7, the accumulated yellow card rule deters approximately one yellow card per team per match.
Angling out a section of the underground part of the fence to create an L-shape will deter the animals from digging under it, and curving the top of the fence outward will deter climbing.
If deterrence is about influencing the perceptions--and ultimately, the decisions and actions--of another party, it is logical that the requirements for deterrence will differ with each party that we might try to deter and may well differ in each circumstance or scenario.
With constant marginal cost of production, the incumbent never allows entry of any firms that will subsequently deter further entry, since it prefers producing the entire limit output itself.
Here is a simple recipe to deter this: Mix 1 tablespoon of baking soda with 2 1/2 teaspoons of light oil, and mix with one gallon of water.
But Stalin and Mao were also regarded as determined expansionists, and we managed to deter them from using their nukes.
While any technology can be hacked with enough time and effort, Hollywood likes the broadcast flag because, with little overhead, it would deter "casual" piracy.
Inflicting a penalty merely to deter -- rather than to punish for deeds done -- is the very definition of cruelty.
each clearly ignored his supervisory obligations and, as a consequence, should suffer the opprobrium of punitive damages, not so much to deter each of them in the future, but to deter other officials in like positions of ignoring their responsibility.
5] They aimed to deter working-class men from marrying by withdrawing state allowances for children and forcing entire families into the workhouse to receive any relief.
Though similar devices already deter salmon from moving upstream in some areas, this one must deter downstream movement.