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producing or able to produce a desired effect

in effect

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producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect

able to accomplish a purpose

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works well as a means or remedy

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exerting force or influence

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existing in fact

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Formerly the anger of the father was the supremely effective sanction of these rites, but Mr Verloc's placidity in domestic life would have made all mention of anger incredible even to poor Stevie's nervousness.
It so happened that she could not have done a better thing, for Laurie came in so quietly she did not hear him, and as she stood at the distant window, with her head half turned and one hand gathering up her dress, the slender, white figure against the red curtains was as effective as a well-placed statue.
I have usually proceeded on the principle that persons who possess sense enough to earn money have sense enough to know how to give it away, and that the mere making known of the facts regarding Tuskegee, and especially the facts regarding the work of the graduates, has been more effective than outright begging.
Ltd., Shanghai, will retire effective December 31, 2015.
* Maryland: $8.25 effective July 1, 2015; $8.75 effective July 1, 2016; $9.25 effective July 1, 2017; $10.10 effective July 1, 2018
It was designed to measure that communication process employees perceived to be the most effective so that future training or educational efforts can be developed and delivered using processes that are most acceptable to them.
Unilever and Coca-Cola are tied as the most effective marketers in the Middle East and North Africa, according to a new report from Effie Worldwide.
I challenge this perception, however, and believe that risk managers can overcome it by following these seven habits, based on the foundation built by the late Stephen Covey in his work, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.
of Collierville, Tenn., admonished by the AICPA, effective May 22, 2008.
Delta will offer nine new trans-Atlantic routes with nonstop service between JFK and: Tel Aviv, Israel (effective 10 March); Edinburgh, Scotland (effective 1 May); Dakar, Senegal (effective 2 June); Nairobi, Kenya (via Dakar) (effective 2 June); Cairo, Egypt (effective 4 June); Malaga, Spain (effective 4 June); Amman, Jordan (effective 5 June); and Lagos, Nigeria (effective 9 June).
2002-37, and is generally effective for accounting-period changes for which the first effective year ends after Oct.
Clinical training in behavioral psychology can involve teaching students the skills required to design effective interventions for clients with developmental disabilities and challenging behaviors.
On behalf of Tax Executives Institute, I am writing to recommend that the effective date of the revised section 482 regulations, relating to the treatment of services and the allocation of income and deductions from intangibles, be delayed from January 1, 2007, to at least January 1, 2008.
This article outlines each of these unique challenges and provides guidelines for use in the formulation of an effective reverse logistics strategy for IT asset disposition.