futility


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the condition or quality of being useless or ineffective

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uselessness as a consequence of having no practical result

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Our motion will be an exercise in futility if the issue of his inhibition will be solely left for him to decide.
Israel-based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries is halting an ongoing clinical development program of its humanised monoclonal antibody fremanezumab in cluster headaches due to futility, it was reported yesterday.
26, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- More experienced surgeons are more confident in their assessments of perceived futility, according to a study recently published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.
But above all, this sadness is there because of the futility of the search for love which she experiences at the present stage of her life.
The Futility of War We have just had the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, More British soldiers died on the first day of battle than has ever been known, Young lads, the majority teenagers, were told they were fighting in a war to end all wars, Well, 100 years down the line, and there are more wars going on than ever before.
<![CDATA[ An incendiary propaganda document replete with blatant lies and utter distortions of history penned by Saeb Erekat, recently sent to foreign media, exposes the futility of the Palestinian mindset, and reveals just how far the Palestinian leadership is from accepting the premises necessary for true peace with Israel.]]>
MONT-SAINT-GUIBERT, Belgium, March 30, 2015--Cardio3 BioSciences (C3BS) announced the successful completion of a futility analysis for C-Cure, its lead cell therapy for congestive heart failure, being evaluated in a Phase 3 clinical trial in Europe and Israel (CHART-1).
MONT-SAINT-GUIBERT, Belgium, March 30, 2015-Cardio3 BioSciences (C3BS) announced the successful completion of a futility analysis for C-Cure, its lead cell therapy for congestive heart failure, being evaluated in a Phase 3 clinical trial in Europe and Israel (CHART-1).
Courts in Florida, however, continue to apply the "futility exception" to the demand requirement, despite clear statutory language to the contrary.
Imphal, Feb 21 ( ANI ): Militant outfits operating in the northeast are gradually realizing the futility of violence and are increasingly choosing to join the mainstream.
In regard to the Greek and French elections and with Germany's role still in play, this reviewer found Friedman's "futility" a bit harsh, and thought inconclusive more accurate.
The first is medical futility, based on the principle of beneficence.
THE head of the Catholic church in Ireland called for an end to the futility and evil of violence in a powerful statement at Pc Ronan Kerr's funeral.
Referring to futility of the US-led sanctions on Iran, Ghazanfari said that "during the recent years, Iran's trade with EU and even US has increased."