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cautiously attentive

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engaged in or accustomed to close observation

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experiencing or accompanied by sleeplessness

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'What does she say about him?' asked Miss Jenny, in a low voice: watchful, through an intervening silence, of the face looking down at the fire.
They sat silent themselves, keeping a watchful eye on poor Stevie, lest he should break out into one of his fits of loquacity.
GERMAN giant BMW has announced the latest in-car technology that enables the owner of an innovative 5 Series to keep a watchful eye on their house, even if they are hundreds of miles away.
Watchful waiting can reduce the need for antibiotics in children with nonsevere acute otitis media, but it requires shared decision making between parents and clinicians and a reliable way to assess severity, said Dr.
A randomized trial comparing radical prostatectomy with watchful waiting in early prostate cancer.
Today, only a handful remain--under the watchful eyes of a new government that wants to make sure their humanitarian work is not a guise for supporting terrorists." According to Dr.
But Agis has been raised in seclusion under the watchful eye of Hermocrates (Ben Kingsley), who has taught him to unequivocally hate the princess, to distrust all females, and to reject love.
Nursing homes can expect to continue to be under the watchful eye of the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) this year, according to the OIG's 2002 Work Plan.
His gaze is met by the watchful, slightly anxious look of the woman in Latin from Manhattan, 1980.
Janet Bailey, of Briscoe Road, Holbrooks, who kept a watchful eye on the group, said: "They came up with the idea themselves."
Under the watchful eye of Lothian and Borders Police, Hendry got his kit off - well the bottom half and made a quick exit.
The image works very well thanks to Parsons's effortless partnering and watchful intensity.
In some cases, physicians suggest a course of "watchful waiting," which includes checkups to see if the cancer has progressed and treatment for cancer complications such as pain.
Granted CAD remains of vital importance, we reiterate that it is equally significant, if not more so, to keep a watchful eye on the situation in the financial account, specifically with respect to timing and quantum of flows.
However, recent findings from a long-term clinical trial suggest that if you have more aggressive prostate cancer, undergoing surgery to remove the cancerous prostate offers survival advantages and reduces the risk of cancer spread (metastasis) compared with an observation protocol known as watchful waiting.