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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of enhance.

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Examples

  • Due not only to its shape, but also its creamy, lush texture, some studies show its enzyme bromelain enhances male performance.

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  • The name enhances its appeal to Pompeii's visitors, who imagine a once-vibrant city bustling with merchants, rich nobles, blacksmiths, gladiators, and their surgeon.

    Interactive Dig Pompeii - Field Notes: August 5, 2002

  • The drastic thoroughness with which unpromising students are weeded out of the courses in German enhances rather than defeats their popularity among undergraduates.

    The Story of Wellesley

  • Tin enhances one’s senses, allowing them to detect sounds, sights, and smells better than any human.

    “The Final Empire: Mistborn Book 1″ by Brandon Sanderson (Tor, 2006) « The BookBanter Blog

  • Quin says: When I studied status in theatre class by which I mean, the unconcious perceived status that two people feel when relating to each other– not talking about social class here– a king can play low status to a chimney sweep, I learned through experience that anything which makes it harder to read your expression enhances your perceived status in other people’s eyes.

    A very long post on niqab-wearing teachers, feminism and disability

  • Of the 4th Circuit's ambiance, Jeffries, who has argued before that court, added, The fact that the judges come down off the bench and shake hands and say a personal word enhances the dignity of the proceeding.

    Challenges to health care law get appellate hearing Tuesday

  • A reason to visit Southern Sudan as it emerges as its own entity is that such a call enhances linkages between tourism and the locals, so that tourism's contribution to poverty reduction is increased and the poor of the region are able to participate in product development.

    Richard Bangs: Why Visit Southern Sudan, Africa's Newest Nation?

  • "This designation enhances our ability to help customers build highly-available, scalable storage infrastructures that address business continuity and data security initiatives-two critical factors in remaining competitive in today's market."

    News

  • Biroccio A, Del Bufalo D, Mackay AR, Santoni A, et al. (2000) bcl-2 over-expression enhances NF-kappaB activity and induces mmp-9 transcription in human MCF7 (ADR) breast-cancer cells.

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  • Increasing PTEN expression enhances apoptosis of keratinocytes in response to UVB irradiation.

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