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  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of augment.


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  • More specifically, we consider the hypothesis that phage psbA expression augments the photosynthetic apparatus of the host during infection, following the decay of host psbA transcripts, and we do not consider possible alternative or additional advantages of phage psbA.

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • Here is a selection of toilet "augments" for home potty training.

    Toilet Seat Topper Roundup | Thingamababy

  • The active protein in PROLASTIN-C increases or "augments" protein levels in AAT-deficient patients.


  • Since its earliest days, Brin and Page have been consistent in framing Google as an artificial intelligence company—one that gathers massive amounts of data and processes that information with learning algorithms to create a machinelike intelligence that augments the collective brain of humanity.

    In the Plex

  • The AHDI augments other indices like the OECD's by determining where people within the country are today and setting a benchmark for progress in the future.

    Kristen Lewis: Measuring a Better Life

  • "This acquisition augments our already strong hepatitis portfolio," said Jean-Jacques Garaud , global head of Roche's pharma and early development research.

    Roche Buys U.S.-Based Anadys in Bid to Boost Hepatitis Franchise

  • The revision augments a series of changes Cisco has announced since May in response to three quarters of disappointing profit for the Silicon Valley giant.

    Cisco Sets Annual Growth Target

  • Sensemann augments the artists' intent and adds to our understanding of their work.

    Paul Klein: Strong Exhibits for a February Spring

  • The partnership, which will be announced Tuesday by Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Goldman's chief executive Lloyd Blankfein, augments an existing program run by Goldman's charitable arm that has so far educated more than 3,500 women in more than 20 countries, including Afghanistan, Rwanda and China.

    Goldman, State Dept. team up to help women

  • Together, those efforts compose a single disc in "The Complete Jean Vigo," a set of two DVDs from the Criterion Collection that augments new high-definition digital restorations of his movies with abundant supplementary material.

    Brief Glimpse of Brilliance From an Abbreviated Life


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