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encouraging or approving or pleasing

(of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate

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presaging or likely to bring good luck

inclined to help or support

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occurring at a convenient or suitable time

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China's favorability has increased markedly over the past two years, with a majority (53%) now having a favorable view of China for the first time since early 1989.
Para estas mismas afirmaciones, la actitud de los estudiantes hacia el primer enunciado fue favorable y muy favorable para 94% de estudiantes y desfavorable y muy desfavorable para 2%.
Researchers estimated and compared the risk of PC-specific mortality (PCSM) and all-cause mortality (ACM) following brachytherapy, a high dose radiation treatment, among men with low-risk and favorable intermediate-risk PC in a prospective cohort study of 5,580 men (median age 68 years) at the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago between 1997 and 2013.
47% of poll respondents expressed favorable opinion and 43% expressed unfavorable opinion of the President's Administration.
Former First Lady Laura Bush receives a 68 percent favorable rating, which is the highest positive rating of the individuals tested on the poll.
This analysis suggests that the perceived utility and convenience of IVC workshops might have influenced the very favorable attitudes of participants toward having attended their workshops.
If the retirement funds are in a retirement plan that has not received an IRS favorable determination letter, then according to the BAPCPA those funds are protected in bankruptcy if the debtor can demonstrate that:
The depreciation changes for qualified leasehold improvements and qualified restaurant property are generally quite favorable for real estate holders.
Forecasts for 2005 predict cooperative boards will continue the search for favorable financing opportunities and the right financial partner in order to readily achieve and meet all fiscal goals.
Although there have been some recent reimbursement increases from Medicare, long-term projections are not favorable.
While operating and total net cash flows remain slightly favorable, underwriting performance has weakened, producing negative cash flows in 1998 and 1999.
According to the survey, 72 percent of likely voters still haven't developed a favorable or unfavorable opinion of state Sen.
This means, naturally, that a prosecutor anxious about tacking too close to the wind will disclose a favorable piece of evidence.
For such persons, the warmth produced by favorable feedback is chilled by incredulity, and the reassurance produced by negative feedback is tempered by sadness that the 'truth' could not be more kind," he says.
Learn the facts: By making an early effort to focus upon the IRS position, taxpayers begin the necessary process of identifying what facts the IRS agent is relying upon, what favorable and unfavorable facts the agent is not yet aware of, and, ultimately, what additional facts should be presented to the agent.