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that by which something is accomplished or some end achieved

a person who secretly observes others to obtain information

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any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau

the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

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A number of antiresorptives and the anabolic agent teriparatide are available to individualize therapy, and it is expected that novel agents will provide opportunities to further optimize treatment approaches.
GC-MS is now routinely used in doping-control labs to test for anabolic agents, as well as to detect beta-2 agonists, antiestrogens, diuretics, stimulants, narcotics, cannabinoids and beta-blockers.
Meanwhile, Belorussian high jumper Aleksey Lesnichiy has tested positive for banned anabolic agent clenbuterol.
Parathyroid hormone (PTH), an injectable anabolic agent, has been on the market for about two years.
This anabolic agent costs considerably less than human GH.
Researchers have found that the anabolic agent oxandrolone and a program of progressive resistance exercise has resulted in increased lean body mass and strength in men
DENVER--The anabolic agent teriparatide reduced the risk of clinical vertebral fractures in women with osteoporosis when compared with the antiresorptive agent risedronate, and the results held up across groups of women with varying fracture histories in a post hoc analysis of data from the VERO trial.
MINNEAPOLIS--Combining the antiresorptive denosumab with the anabolic agent teriparatide increased bone mineral density more than either drug alone in postmenopausal women at high fracture risk in the ongoing DATA study.
But the International Olympic Committee revealed yesterday that Ostapchuk had been stripped of her title after the anabolic agent metenolone was found in two urine samples with the gold going to New Zealand's Valerie Adams, who had originally been hotly-tipped for the title.
Ostapchuk, who won the gold in women's shot put, tested positive for anabolic agent methenolone and had to hand back her medal.
Contador tested positive for the banned anabolic agent clenbuterol on the second rest day of last year's Tour, which he went on to win.
The 28-year-old Spaniard tested positive for the banned anabolic agent clenbuterol on day two of last year's Tour, but has maintained his innonence, claiming the substance was in some contaminated meat.
The ' A' sample of Mr Wanniarachchi, who took the gold medal in the bantamweight competition on October 13, was found to contain 19- Norandrosterone, a prohibited anabolic agent under category S1 of the WADA list of prohibited substances and methods," the Commonwealth Games Federation ( CGF) said in a statement.
Yadav, who finished sixth in thewomen's 20km walk last Saturday behind winner Jo Jackson of England, tested positive for the anabolic agent 19-Norandrosterone.
PINTO, Spain: Tour de France champion Alberto Contador on Friday called for anti-doping regulations to be revised after his positive test for a banned anabolic agent, saying the whole system was in question.