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suppressant

a suppressant drug or agent
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4, which asked the military and the police to 'immediately carry out the necessary actions and measures to suppress and quell the rebellion with due regard to constitutional rights.
A team of researchers including those from Hiroshima University has identified a gene that acts to suppress the onset of leukemia and other blood cancers even after DNA damage caused by exposure to radiation, according to a study published in a U.
A study she was lead author on reports that, although liars can reduce facial actions when under scrutiny, they cannot suppress them all.
2 : to hold back : repress <The girls could hardly suppress a smile.
A Power Governments Cannot Suppress by Howard Zinn, City Lights Books, 287 pages, $16.
They are more potent than other medications such as Zantac or Pepcid that suppress acid production through a different biological mechanism.
A lot of damage was done through the long centuries of Christian conflict by people willing to escalate theological debates into pitched battles, charge opponents with heresy, and manipulate political power to suppress or even kill (in the name of the Lord) those defined as "false teachers.
I am very determined that we not suppress free speech on this campus.
In the previous experiments using menopausal-model rats, the two partners confirmed that cyanidin-3-glucoside daidzein suppress the abdominal adiposity.
Scientists in the UK and US have identified a hunger-regulating hormone which, they say can, be manipulated to boost or suppress a person's appetite.
The use of coincidences between electron and proton signals will allow us to considerably suppress the background.