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any reaction that occurs automatically without conscious thought or reflection (especially the undirected behavior seen in psychomotor epilepsy)

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The definition for immediate decontamination remains the same--the first and automatic action to protect Soldiers from direct exposure to contamination.
Rogge confirmed that Kenteris' failure to attend a drugs test in Mexico last year would not be counted as one of the two 'non-shows' required for automatic action under the IOC's own disciplinary code.
Rogge confirmed that Kenteris' failure to attend a drugs test in Mexico last year would not be counted as one of the two ``non-shows'' required for automatic action under the IOC's own disciplinary code.
In addition, it would expand existing automatic provisions to include admonishments, censures and any other disciplinary sanctions meted out by state boards of accountancy (currently, the provisions permit automatic action only when a state board terminates or suspends a member's CPA license or permit to practice).
The Dicksons effuse: "The inconceivable swiftness of the photographic succession and the exquisite synchronism of the phonographic attachment have removed the last trace of automatic action, and the illusion is complete.
Crestron airConnect also makes it possible to instantaneously know who a user is, where they are, the device they are interacting with, and take automatic action accordingly, opening up a wide array of options in personalized control that were not previously feasible.
Rogge confirmed that Kenteris' failure to attend a drugs test in Mexico last year would not be counted as one of the two 'nonshows' required for automatic action under the IOC's own disciplinary code.
It is an automatic action, what happens is because of bad posture they constrict the lungs and they only use a quarter of their lungs.
Anyone exceeding the thresholds will face automatic action but officers can still use their discretion in the 'gap' between the legal limits and the thresholds.
5-inch black spear-pointed steel blade with 40 percent serration, a buffered full automatic action and a safety lock to prevent accidental blade release.
But the reason 1441 was passed unanimously last November was precisely because it carried no automatic action.
In the very near future they will also be able to take automatic action as soon as irregularities are detected with Action Apps.
Containing hundreds of proven and practical growth ideas from dozens of businesses in hundreds of audio and video clips, it also allows businesses to do multi-layered what-if calculations and detailed self-analysis, and create an automatic action plan.
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