strengthen


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increase in value

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  • increase in value
  • become stronger

bolster

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make stronger

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become stronger

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to become or cause to become tough or strong

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to prepare (oneself) for action

to make or become tight or tighter

to make firmer in a particular conviction or habit

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The discussion comes as Congress prepares to craft legislation to renew and strengthen the 2001 education reform law, which focused on goal-oriented, standards-based education.
One avenue that many families have chosen to improve their family functioning and strengthen their family relationships is family camps.
The following exercises will help you strengthen the muscles in the affected area, taking pressure off the kneecap:
I pray that he might begin to see them as individuals, with a sexual orientation different from his, who are seeking to strengthen their spirituality and worship God within the Anglican Church of Canada.
Numerous workshops and trainings have been held around the state to promote adoption of the National Standards and the ASCA National Model (2003) and to strengthen skills in program development and program evaluation (Rowell, 1998b).
Also try lying on your stomach, holding three-pound weights in your hands about five inches beyond your head, then raising them towards the ceiling to strengthen your lower trapezius.
In order to more quickly develop products that meet the needs of customers in the rapidly changing ASEAN market, Honda will further strengthen collaboration among its R&D facilities in the region.
We need legal modifications to strengthen the CFC and its competitive policy, as well as that Mexico's competitive policy become, by law, a national priority that applies to everyone.
We are also engaged in a range of programs to build capacity in the judicial sector, strengthen civil society, and help with effective decentralized governance, including education, health, and water services.
To strengthen housing services and improve the facilities through the addition of a functional reception room.
TIE: Haven't efforts to improve prudential policies and to strengthen prudential standards made a difference?
We found that polyvinylamine does indeed strengthen wet and dry newsprint.
The Lower Manhattan Development Corporation and the Department of City Planning announced a study to strengthen and enhance the Fulton Street corridor as an important retail and arts/entertainment destination - stretching from the South Street Seaport to the World Financial Center.
Steps have been taken to strengthen these and other critical linkages, including those between professionals in the human, veterinary, and public health communities and between the public health, law enforcement, and emergency response systems.
In contrast to the situations in Iraq and Libya, the sanctions to which Sudan was subject did not strengthen the regime, nor did they lead to a further weakening of the country's civil institutions and society, increase social antagonism, or give strength to disintegrative forces which would have made a negotiated settlement to the country's existing divisions yet more difficult to resolve.
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