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1. (of a colour) having a high degree of saturation or purity; being less saturated than a vivid colour but more so than a moderate colour; produced by a concentrated quantity of colouring agent
2. (of a wind, current, etc.) moving fast
3. (of a syllable) accented or stressed
4. (of certain acids and bases) producing high concentrations of hydrogen or hydroxide ions in aqueous solution
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It is that which will strengthen, even in this step you are about to take, the connexion between yourself and Albion.
Micawber will strengthen, and not weaken, his connexion with Britain?
An ideal strengthening focuses on the whole body, while there are many exercises destined to strengthen individual muscle group, individual muscle, or even an individual muscle segment.
The development objective of Strengthening Fiscal and Financial Stability Project for Mongolia is to contribute to the government of Mongolias efforts to strengthen fiscal and financial stability and improve the quality of expenditure management.
The objective is to support the program to strengthen the financial sector through reforms aimed at: a) developing a strategy for management of systematic risks; b) strengthening the legal and regulatory framework; c) introducing legislation to prevent money laundering and terrorism financing; d) strengthening supervision and control of systematic risks, and e) strengthening the payment systems.
Buck" McKeon, who entered politics as a local school board member, will host a round-table discussion Wednesday on efforts to strengthen the No Child Left Behind act.
With the apparent weakening of today's families, many are calling for society to take steps to help protect and strengthen the family unit.
Through joint activities we can better strengthen our communities, strengthen our public schools and strengthen our organizations," says NEA President Reg Weaver.
When people bemoan the loss of the ability to run as they did in, say, college due to knee pain, they often simply need to strengthen their quadriceps muscles (see the strengthening exercises discussed below).
Li that acceptance rather than condemnation of those who are different might strengthen our Christian witness rather than weaken it and that in the eyes of God we would all be "winners.
Some of the best ways to strengthen the UN, say its authors, are through implementation of the Kyoto Protocol on climate change and other fraudulent UN proposals to shackle the planet with socialist controls, in the name of protecting the environment.

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