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disable

[dis′ā·bəl]
(computer science)
To prevent some action from being carried out.
To turn off a computer system or a piece of equipment.

disable

To turn off; deactivate. See disabled.
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Painter Derek, 62, from Dunfermline, who suffers from a degenerative eye condition, said that after his PTSD got worse, he got help from Legion Scotland to apply for a disablement war pension.
But Mr Devaney, 58, said that when he went to the Rock Ferry One Stop Shop he was initially told war disablement pensioners were not exempt from council tax.
Text disablement enables auto insurance carriers and self- insured organizations to improve driver risk assessment and encourage good driving behavior, said Ben Vos-vice president, Emerging Solutions Group, Sprint.
To qualify for Carer's Allowance you must spend at least 35 hours a week caring for a disabled person who receives Attendance Allowance, the care component of Disability Living Allowance (highest or middle rate), or Constant Attendance Allowance (paid with either Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit or War Disablement Pension).
The number of averted non-fatal cases, including many involving life-changing disablement, could be double this figure.
To mitigate auto-related deaths, injuries and physical damages, Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE) has launched a program featuring a cell phone disablement device to prevent distracted driving in younger drivers especially.
THE downgrading of a medievalstyle water ordeal used to assess workers for a medical condition could cost the UK Government as much as pounds 1bn in disablement benefits, it has emerged.
The US State Department said the North has agreed to allow International Atomic Energy inspectors to verify and monitor the moratorium on uranium enrichment and confirm disablement of its nuclear reactor at Yongbyon.
We were refused for our kids, even though they travelled a long way and we were on disablement benefit and the bus fares for both were a lot out of that.
The third and preferred method involves disabling the main drain, and the Drain Disablement system design by Professional Engineer Mark E.
Plans cover natural death, as well as death by accident, permanent total or partial disablement due to an accident, death due to an accident in common carriers and a cash benefit on hospitalization in addition to a lump sum benefit on hospitalization exclusively for Emirates Islamic Bank's customers.
But, if each recipient receives pounds 84 a week in long-term severe disablement allowance or incapacity benefit, along with pounds 50 housing benefit, that means more than pounds 24.

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