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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Families need not attend family camps only when in therapy, but can do so simply as a way to strengthen their relationships and create more meaningful bonds with one another.
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.
A better law and better internal procedures would strengthen our rulings, which would in turn increase the difficulty for companies seeking injunctions.
is presently engaged in a 6-year program of more than $157 million to strengthen the education sector in Indonesia.
To strengthen support services associated with three emergency beds for people affected by mental illness.
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.
The overstimulation experiments confirm that LTP can strengthen the synaptic connections between brain cells only so much.
The Federal Reserve has taken a series of steps to strengthen the supervision and regulation of bank derivatives activities.
Now for the good news: As part of its nationwide injury reduction program, "Lift It Safe," the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) has issued some simple guidelines on proper lifting technique, along with exercises to strengthen back muscles.
This important book discusses the use of externally-bonded fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites to strengthen, rehabilitate and retrofit civil engineering structures, covering such aspects as material behaviour, structural design and quality assurance.
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