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cope

a large ceremonial cloak worn at solemn liturgical functions by priests of certain Christian sects

cope

[kōp]
(metallurgy)
The upper portion of a flask, mold, or pattern.

cope

1. To cut or shape the end of a molded wood member so that it will cover and fit the contour of an adjoining member.
2. To notch a steel beam, channel, etc., so that another member may be fitted against it.
3. A coping.
4. To form a coping.
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Resilient families cope well by identifying and solving illness-related problems, communicating about symptoms, negotiating role changes, and developing new interests as a family and new ways of emotionally being together.
Keep a scrap of the trim handy so you can check the fit as you fine-tune the cope.
In this section, simulations are carried out for X" topology, infinite chain and infinite wheel cases and results have been analyzed in order to verify COPEs effectiveness using the coding gains of these topologies, as coding gain is an important parameter to prove the usefulness of COPE.
By lacking integration between emotions, values, and beliefs, a person may feel unsettled and, thus, may be more prone to using more maladaptive methods to cope (Pargament, Zinnbauer, et al.
They are then more likely to believe in their own capability to improve and cope effectively (Bandura, 1997).
1991) found that wives' use of optimism as a way to cope was negatively related to their husbands' distress.
1988) also noted that two thirds of their respondents reported using private or personal religious behavior to cope, whereas one third engaged in the social aspects of their religious beliefs.
However, the current view is that family stress and strain are prevalent and normal, and that understanding family coping styles is necessary to discover why some families are better able than other families to cope with strain.
In his final at-bat against his former team last season, Cope hit a home run.
The results presented in Table 3 indicate that carers sought less Social-support, used less Problem-solving and Reappraisal, and accepted more Responsibility to cope with patients' personality changes than physical changes.
This study investigated how Chinese college students cope with the stress arising from job hunting.
manufacturers of the COPES family of software solutions for the convenience store industry.