distraction


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something, especially a performance or show, designed to entertain

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an obstacle to attention

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an entertainment that provokes pleased interest and distracts you from worries and vexations

the act of distracting

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As a leading voice on strategic communications in the age of distraction and a certified speaker at the Center for Generational Kinetics, Curt has spoken internationally to audiences that include General Motors, Raytheon, the Naval Academy, Aspen Ski Co.
Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], December 12 ( ANI ): Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said flying in a sea-plane is good but is a distraction as well.
He is a minor distraction to be honest but I have to face him or this will continue.
Trans people in the military are a distraction from disastrous tax reform
The students also felt that inappropriate behavior is a major distraction for students as well, and thus necessitates monitoring and improvement.
This study evaluated a novel approach to reduce noise distraction exposure at medication access stations by using a noise-reducing headset.
Distractors assembly was connected and similarly ulno-metacarpal distractor also applied and the gradual distraction was started at 1 mm/day.
Distracted driving is among the top causes of accidents, injuries and death on UAE's roads and the use of mobile phones behind the wheel is one of the major sources of distraction.
Road safety authorities around the world rank driver distraction as a significant cause of road trauma alongside speeding, drink-driving and fatigue, while it is considered to be one of the major causes of road collisions and other road incidents.
A DOG IS never really finished until it has gone through distraction training.
Distraction osteogenesis should be considered as a valid surgical option in juvenile or adult avian patients with pathologic bone shortening.
Objective: To evaluate the effects of osteoformin on mineralisation and quality of the new bone formation during rapid distraction osteogenesis.
Harman International Industries hopes to reduce the number of vehicle accidents caused by driver tiredness and distraction with a camera system that monitors changes in the driver's pupil dilation and automatically operates mobile phones and driver-assistance systems.
Driven to Distraction at Work: How to Focus and Be More Productive by Edward M.