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disposed to favor one over another

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'Those of us who have taken an oath of office, whether you serve in the Cabinet, or in the Police Service or in the military that oath of office requires us to observe and carry out the law of Trinodad and Tobago not selectively, not preferentially, but as they exist on the books,' Rowley said.
Based on these conditions, NEC conducted trials using its adaptive network control technology in which an LTE base station preferentially allocated radio resources to devices with high urgency in response to the requirements of a Context-aware Service Controller (CSC, 3).
"These data support the hypothesis that a primary mechanism for apoE-mediated plaque formation may be a result of apoE aggregation, as preferentially targeting of apoE aggregates with therapeutic antibodies reduces A?
Scientists from the Institut Pasteur and the CNRS have demonstrated that the new neurons produced in adults react preferentially to reward-related sensory stimuli and help speed up the association between sensory information and reward.
If a child is born several years after a previous one and is much wanted, it's tempting to then treat them preferentially.
Several adipokines are preferentially expressed in visceral adipose tissue, and the secretion of proinflammatory adipokines is elevated with increasing adiposity.
That's as expected: scientists think that, over the eons, ultraviolet sunlight has steadily broken down water molecules at the top of Mars's atmosphere, and the lighter hydrogen atoms preferentially escaped to space while the heavier deuterium atoms more often stayed put.
After the adsorbents are conditioned with potassium hydroxide and neutralized, they are placed in water where the dissolved metals are rapidly and preferentially bound to amidoxime groups.
Washington, Sept 10 (ANI): US researchers have found that a certain area of the human brain is hard-wired by evolution to preferentially respond to images of animals over other objects.
The product utilizes radio frequency energy which preferentially heats and dries the moist areas of cookies, crackers and snack foods to eliminate surface checking and control moisture and color.
These prefectures were also preferentially provided with used vehicles under the relief efforts.
"Here we have the first direct glimpse of the geographic movements of early hominids, and it appears the females preferentially moved away from their residential groups."
The feminine hygiene device has an elastic member generally aligned with the core longitudinal axis and spanning at least a portion of the absorbent core that has a preferentially weakened zone of compression.
Three Indian state-run banks said they would preferentially allot shares to the government in return for capital infusion.
The EC hence launched an intensive investigation against the company, trying to ascertain whether Google treated its services preferentially when ranking results from its searches.