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Although GM foods may offer great benefits, certain concerns must be assuaged before these foods can be accepted as a net gain.
Q How can they be assuaged by measures that aren't nailed down yet?
He took her out to the job site to show her all the precautions that were taken but her fears were never quite assuaged.
The cosmetics industry offers a cautionary tale about how what appears to be a safe bet--small, easy-to-ship items--can prove risky in retail unless the peculiarities of the market are assuaged.
In a dream movie I lay on the plump chest of a composer, he was conventionally masculine, he caressed me, I told him about the murderer loose in the house, I'd read about it yesterday in the paper, and the composer crooned Gershwin, which assuaged my anxiety.
If it was possible to ensure that such minutes would not be made public for an extended period of time - say, five years - after a meeting was held, many of my objections would be assuaged.
Expect to see more companies designing retail environments that create an aura that breeds fierce loyalty because the pressure to buy is assuaged by membership in the club.
Perhaps we should be more disturbed by this acceptance of separation than assuaged by bromides of American equal opportunity.
Levy assuaged her fears by stressing the importance of keeping strong lifetime ties with parents and siblings.
One feels that the paint has been patiently rubbed into the still-visible tooth of the canvas rather than laid on top of it, as though the evident mordancy of the imagery were assuaged by the bleak but forbearing tenderness of its execution.
However, these concerns are assuaged by the size of the transaction, which is small when compared with FAF's total results.
Exploring the generation gap in an academic setting would seem rife with comic potential, but in ``The Parkers''' premiere, the jokes are as overstated as the Parker women's wardrobe, and the generational conflicts are assuaged in insight-free fashion.
Positive earnings reports and upbeat figures from the retailing sector assuaged investor terror fears today, as the market attempts to rebound from yesterday's selling frenzy.
After the profile ran, Tarses could've assuaged the whole situation by simply accepting a healthy portion of humble pie.