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to make an attempt to do or make

a trying to do or make something

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While attempting to flee, the offender was confronted by another police officer.
The scientists report that 124 women attempting vaginal birth experienced uterine rupture, which typically occurs along scars from incisions made during previous cesareans.
The 31-year-old man was charged with Second-Degree Murder, Burglary, Fleeing and Attempting to Elude, Resisting Arrest without Violence, and Driving with License Suspended.
The mother of a pretrial detainee who attempted suicide brought a [section] 1983 action against a police officer, alleging deliberate indifference to the detainee's risk of attempting suicide.
At the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association held in Philadelphia late last year, Western Kentucky University professor Lisa Lindley presented her findings that, of 927 lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered college students surveyed nationwide in the 2001-2002 school year, a stunning 10% of the females reported attempting suicide within the previous 12 months, compared to 4% of the males.
Treatment of poor social adjustment in patients with borderline personality disorder has the potential to decrease their likelihood of attempting suicide, Dr.
Since the effect of attempting suicide on survival probability is surely negative, suicide attempts may be optimal for those whose expected utility in future periods is negative, by limiting the probability that such periods will be endured.
Washington, December 13 ( ANI ): The risk of young people attempting to commit suicide is highest within two years after a parent has received inpatient care due to a mental disorder or suicide attempt, researchers say.
19) Girls are significantly more likely than boys to seriously consider attempting suicide, make a specific plan and attempt suicide.
The NESMG has been attempting to address the second chapter of this sad story with the province of Ontario for the past three years.
A governmental entity contacted by an individual or company that reasonably appears to be attempting to influence the procurement during the "black out" period must be disclosed and the contacted state agency must record the contact, obtaining the following specific information for each contact: name of the person and company, address, telephone number, place of principal employment, occupation, and whether the person making the contact was the bidder or a lobbyist retained by the bidder.
A woman returned to her car and found her window broken, allegedly by a Non Stop tow truck driver attempting to move her vehicle.
Practitioners must examine the rehabilitation process to seek ways to improve the delivery of services to persons with disabilities and develop means of identifying persons at risk of attempting suicide.
The Association filed a Petition with the California Office of Administrative Law (OAL) this week asking that agency to declare that Garamendi acted illegally in attempting to designate a recent settlement with American Reliable as a "precedential decision" of the California Department of Insurance (CDI).
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): A new study has led to the discovery of certain genetic mutations that appear to be associated with the risk of attempting suicide among individuals with depression.