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special weight placed upon something considered important

Synonyms for emphasis

special importance or significance

intensity or forcefulness of expression

special and significant stress by means of position or repetition e

the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)

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Accordingly, a royalist divine, John Spencer, cites Ecclesiastes and its emphasis on "happiness" as a biblical analogue of the national joy at the Restoration; whereas Milton in Paradise Lost alludes to the same biblical text to identify happiness as open engagement between truth and error, whether in the debate between Abdiel and Satan, Satan's seduction of Eve, or the clarity of the Son's vision and narration during the celestial dialogue in book 3 of the epic.
The second area of emphasis is determinants or antecedents of health-related cognitions (beliefs, attitudes, values, modes of thinking, decision-making styles).
Prerequisites: Candidates must be 18 years old and hold "D" License or have approval of the State Director of Coaching to attend Curriculum Emphasis of the "Y" Course:
Short-term emphasis on financial rather than economic resource flows.
It seems too much emphasis is on the symbolic aspect of the meal rather than on the mystery of Christ's Sacrifice.
He has supported refocusing the enterprise's quality management on patient populations and has given renewed emphasis to patient satisfaction.
Items 1-19 asked respondents to indicate, on a four-point scale, the degree of emphasis placed on 19 different sexual health topics as part of the required program of study.
I thank the Lord for allowing me to live so I could still take care of my grandchildren,' said Emphasis, 64.
should put more emphasis on nuclear power, while 33% favor less emphasis and 28% think the emphasis should remain the same as it is now.
There is little current information available on the emphasis given to different sexual health topics in the training provided in Canadian medical schools.
Emphasis Video is currently owned by Swiss PubliGroupe AG and provides airline rights for Asian feature films and TV programmes.
It's always our goal to make the roads safer, and we've placed a great emphasis on arresting intoxicated drivers,'' Nelson said.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently revised its directive on the National Emphasis Program (NEP) on Amputations to identify and reduce workplace machinery and equipment hazards which cause or are likely to cause amputations.
27, OSHA reissued its National Emphasis Program (NEP) on Amputations.
However friendly the new emphasis seems to Western ideals, the Chinese government is still controlling the books' content.