strengthening

  • 1 Strengthening — Strength en*ing, a. That strengthens; giving or increasing strength. {Strength en*ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] {Strengthening plaster} (Med.), a plaster containing iron, and supposed to have tonic effects. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 strengthening — index boom (increase), consolidation, corroboration, cumulative (increasing), cumulative (intensifying), development ( …

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  • 3 Strengthening — Strengthen Strength en, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Strengthened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Strengthening}.] 1. To make strong or stronger; to add strength to; as, to strengthen a limb, a bridge, an army; to strengthen an obligation; to strengthen authority.… …

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  • 4 strengthening — adj. Strengthening is used with these nouns: ↑economy, ↑exercise …

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  • 5 strengthening — sutvirtinimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. strengthening vok. Verfestigung, f; Verhärtung, f rus. скрепление, n; упрочнение, n pranc. consolidation, f; fixation, f …

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  • 6 strengthening — sustiprinimas statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Ugdymo proceso etapo pedagoginių veiksmų visuma įgytoms sąmonės vertybėms, mokėjimams ir įgūdžiams įtvirtinti, kad jie taptų asmenybės veiklos ir elgesio pagrindu. Stiprinti žinias, pažiūras ir …

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  • 7 strengthening — noun That to strengthen …

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  • 8 strengthening — Synonyms and related words: accelerando, acceleration, affirmation, aggravation, analeptic, attestation, authentication, backing, backing up, bearing out, beefing up, blowing up, blowup, bolstering, bracing, buttressing, case hardening,… …

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  • 9 strengthening — strength·en || strŋθn v. make strong, fortify, reinforce, toughen; become strong …

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  • 10 strengthening — a. 1. Fortifying, bracing. 2. Invigorating, roborant, tonic …

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  • 11 strengthening — noun 1. becoming stronger • Ant: ↑weakening • Derivationally related forms: ↑strengthen • Hypernyms: ↑transformation, ↑transmutation, ↑shift 2. the act of increasing th …

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  • 12 Strengthening Families — is an approach to working with children and families to build Protective Factors that can prevent child abuse and child neglect. The approach is being implemented in early care and education centers, child welfare departments, and other venues… …

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  • 13 Strengthening plaster — Strengthening Strength en*ing, a. That strengthens; giving or increasing strength. {Strength en*ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] {Strengthening plaster} (Med.), a plaster containing iron, and supposed to have tonic effects. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 Strengthening mechanisms of materials — Methods have been devised to modify the yield strength, ductility, and toughness of both crystalline and amorphous materials. These strengthening mechanisms give engineers the ability to tailor the mechanical properties of materials to suit a… …

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  • 15 Strengthening the reporting of observational studies in epidemiology — The STROBE (STrengthening the Reporting of OBservational studies in Epidemiology) Statement is a reporting guideline including a checklist of 22 items that are considered essential for good reporting of observational studies.It has been published …

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  • 16 Strengthening Emergency Response Abilities (SERA) Project — SERA is a collaboration in Ethiopia between the Disaster Prevention and Preparedness Commission, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the regional state governments of Tigray, Amhara, Oromia and the Southern Nations …

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  • 17 Strengthening Church Members Committee — In The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, the Strengthening Church Members Committee (SCMC) is a committee of general authorities who monitor the publications of church members for possible criticism of local and general leaders of the… …

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  • 18 Strengthening Kids’ Interest in Learning and Libraries Act — The Strengthening Kids’ Interest in Learning and Libraries Act or SKILLS Act is proposed legislation introduced in the United States Congress.On June 26, 2007, Senators Jack Reed of Rhode Island and Thad Cochran of Mississippi introduced… …

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  • 19 Strengthening Relationships and Closing the Gap — Beim Abkommen von Kelowna (engl. Kelowna Accord, franz. Accord de Kelowna) handelt es sich um ein Arbeitspapier mit dem Titel „Strengthening Relationships and Closing the Gap“ (Die Beziehungen stärken und die Kluft überbrücken). Dieses… …

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  • 20 strengthening buttress — See fender strengthening buttress …

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