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having an education

provided with information; made aware

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people who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity

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having knowledge and spiritual insight

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characterized by full comprehension of the problem involved

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Mehrad Nazari skillfully demonstrates how negotiation can be principled and collaborative, rather than adversarial, in the elucidating Enlightened Negotiation.
Enlightened Product: Larry Porcellato, chief executive officer of ICI Paints.
Similarly, the person constructing the mandala and those viewing and contemplating it wish to receive from the mandala's deity the traditional virtues associated with that enlightened being.
The show collapses not only the modern distinction between vulgar tourists (too often equated here with working-class families on holiday, as in Parr's mean-spirited snapshots) and enlightened travelers (here represented by artist-adventurers like Simon Starling and Rirkrit Tiravanija) but also the more basic difference between wanting and needing to travel, between the fantasies consumed by tourists and the realities confronted by, say, asylum seekers (the latter portrayed in Phil Collins's How to Make a Refugee, 2000).
When minds are enlightened and hearts burn, the signs given by Christ speak.
For example, the 16- ounce size of one of the Enlightened Smoothies averages about 160 calories, 28 grams of sugar (from fruit only, no refined sugars), 34 grams carbohydrate and 7 grams protein.
For, without education, a more enlightened attitude to life and human responsibilities cannot be achieved.
They will be people who deeply desire to reply to the world's greatest dilemmas and to create a just and more enlightened society.
It is also a building that has inspired further enlightened patronage in Phoenix where other emerging architects including Wendell Burnette , Richard & Bauer and De Bartolo Architects have been commissioned to design a series of new schools and libraries.
While the principles of financial accounting--and performance measures such as income and cash flow statements--remain an elemental part of effective management, many enlightened manufacturers have come to question the value of traditional cost accounting as a means of measuring manufacturing performance.
Murderous Serb chauvinists intent on ethnic cleansing, not the peaceful, enlightened nationalists of the Baltic republics who initiated the overthrow of the Soviet empire, were treated as the archetypal representatives of nationalism.
The language is understandable, intelligent, friendly, enlightened, and enlightening.
The "Support Trade" program sponsored by Farmland Industries and the communications team led by Sherlyn Manson and David Eaheart addressed a vitally important issue through a program which informed and enlightened farmers on the importance of international trade to agriculture at the grass roots level.
Founded as a home-based business with a $45,000 investment from its owners' credit cards and personal savings, Enlightened expects to gross $1 million this year, up from $650,000 last year.
Enlightened Experimentation: The New Imperative for Innovation; Stefan Thomke; Harvard Business Review, Feb.