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the process of doing

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something done

the manner in which one behaves

a legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

a hostile encounter between opposing military forces

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a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)

the series of events that form a plot

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the trait of being active and energetic and forceful

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the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism

an act by a government body or supranational organization

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the most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field

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institute legal proceedings against

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I was given great support, including a free bus pass and creche funding, and the Drug Action Team helped me to get Katie into a good school.
Since the launch of the drug action teams in 1998, pounds 400million a year has been spent, but with no evidence of a drop in the demand for drugs.
We are applying these technologies to efficiently home in on meaningful links between the human genome and drug action, providing a clear pathway for streamlining drug development, discovering safer and more effective drugs, and developing gene- based products that pair patients with the most beneficial pharmaceuticals.
Through the generation and interpretation of data, this method provides a precise understanding of disease etiology and drug action, and advances personalized medicine beyond what genomics and other approaches can promise.
Amakem's product pipeline is based on its unique Localized Drug Action platform which is designed to generate safe and effective novel kinase inhibitors that minimize systemic exposure with the aim of reducing side effects.
Sefton's Drug Action team was commended for its targeted drug approach which puts offender management at the centre of its service.
Appropriate for both science and humanities students, this undergraduate textbook explains the underlying principles of drug action and drug toxicology, discusses the drug discovery process, and considers current controversies in the field.
Staff at the project have joined forces with the Pubwatch scheme and the Drug Action Team to educate revellers.
MORE than two-thirds of the young people who turned to Birmingham's drug action teams last year came because of problems linked to their use of cannabis.
Sue Maddison, head of drugs and social inclusion strategy for the drug action team (DAT), said: "Stockton DAT works closely with the police and other partners to ensure we help as many people as possible overcome their addictions.
success Kirklees Drug Action Team training and workforce development manager Alan Laurie (left) and Kirklees Mayor Clr Donald Firth with the group receiving the awards A GROUP of workers has completed training to help drug users.
They will be speaking to health and social workers as well as alcohol and drug action teams to alert drug users of the risk.
ACROSS the country there are 149 local Drug Action Teams/Crime & Disorder Reduction Partnerships responsible for delivering the drug strategy.
In developing the attraction, the Alnwick Garden Trust worked in partnership with the Drug Action Team and Drug Education and Policy Team of Northumberland Local Education Authority.
Birmingham Drug Action Team and West Midlands Police today launch their awardwinning radio campaign for the second year to warn revellers of the dangers of drug-assisted sexual assault.
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