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unable

The term as transmitted by a pilot means an inability to comply with specific instructions, requests, or a clearance.
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So eager were they to obtain information on this point, that they still continued to propound their queries long after we had shown that we were utterly unable to answer them.
LOS ANGELES -- Conflicting information about Joni Mitchell's health was released Tuesday, with a longtime friend stating in a court filing that the singer was unconscious and unable to care for herself while a statement from the Grammy winner's website stated she is alert and expected to make a full recovery.
ROYA YA Y LBank of Scotland (has apologised after customers were unable to withdraw cash from some ATM machines.
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) would like to advise taxpayers who have been affected by flooding in Alberta that they will have access to the CRA s taxpayer relief provisions if they are unable to meet their tax obligations.
Mr Forbes said: "If we don't save that money over the next three years, we will be unable to function, unable to pay our staff, unable to empty the bins, unable to maintain our roads, unable to support public transport and unable to look after vulnerable children and adults.
The DLA/PIP is not a benefit for the disabled who are unable to work it is in fact a benefit for the disabled who may be in or out of work.
Getting the thumbs down were restaurateur Glynn Purnell who claimed he was "simply unable" to do without his car; business leader Lord Digby Jones who said he was "not around on that date and unable to help" and Birmingham City Council Leader Mike Whitby who cited a list of longstanding commitments which would be "difficult to honour without a car".
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A third (30%) of UK companies have been unable to pay their own bills on time as a result of their invoices not being paid.
But, he said, hospital officials have been unable to meet with Delgadillo since the city attorney filed a legal action against Kaiser Permanente last November over a patient-dumping case.
If a person is unable to love in the highest sense of the word--willing that good befall another for the other's sake--that is, if a person is not able to love another on the level of the will, but only on an emotional level [1], then it is simply not possible for such a one to give himself or herself In marriage.
A SOCIAL welfare charity has today revealed that one in three families cannot afford a one-week holiday, while 20 per cent are unable to take even a day trip.