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

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Examples

  • The transition team hires staff (currently the Obama transition team has a staff of over 450 people), ultimately makes about 4,000 appointments (25% of which must be confirmed by the Senate), initiates policy plans, sets priorities, holds meetings with various interest groups and, in short, fulfills many of the functions that a government agency would do.

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  • But what finally fulfills is the ability to reach out to others.

    It's all about EMPOWERMENT

  • The transition team hires staff (currently the Obama transition team has a staff of over 450 people), ultimately makes about 4,000 appointments (25\% of which must be confirmed by the Senate), initiates policy plans, sets priorities, holds meetings with various interest groups and, in short, fulfills many of the functions that a government agency would do.

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  • AP Interview: New Miss Universe says title an unlikely achievement after early setback Miss Universe says crown fulfills improbable goalNASSAU, Bahamas - The 2009 Miss Universe says her title fulfills a lifelong dream - and an improbable one for a girl who finished last in one of her first beauty pageants.

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  • "Freedom of expression fulfills an essential role in public debate in a democratic society," the prosecutors repeatedly said during my trial.

    In Defense of 'Hurtful' Speech

  • "No doubt his words are hurtful and offensive for a large number of Muslims," prosecutors said in 2008, but "freedom of expression fulfills an essential role in public debate in a democratic society."

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  • A genome replete with mechanisms allowing for its expression fulfills a theoretical prerequisite for replication and the perpetuation of life.

    A Genomic Balancing Act

  • If the idea fulfills its objective, even if it's stupid, it's a good idea.

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  • And we'll build an organization that over the longer term fulfills BP's commitments to the restore the livelihoods and the environment of the Gulf Coast, "Dudley said.

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  • For me the printed word fulfills a wide range of functions (including entertainment) but with a movie my expectations are different.

    A wide angle view of India

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