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enable

[ə′nā·bəl]
(computer science)
To authorize an activity which would otherwise be suppressed, such as to write on a tape.
To turn on a computer system or a piece of equipment.
(electronics)
To initiate the operation of a device or circuit by applying a trigger signal or pulse.

enable

To turn on; activate. See disabled for details.
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"The announcements will act as major enablers for continuing to support growth.
The Departments of Science and Technology (DOST), Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and Trade and Industry shall also be the lead agencies for a Philippine Start-up Development Program, which shall also include the benefits and incentives for start-up and start-up enablers.
READ:Duterte vows to fulfill all his promises 'until his dying day' The program seeks to support the research and development of startups and startup enablers, promote access to startup development programs,and support the development and growth of enterprises with innovative products and services, among other objectives.
'The Program shall be composed of programs, benefits, and incentives for startups and startup enablers promulgated through the respective mandates of national government agencies and through additional mandates provided by the provisions of this Act,' the new law states.
Saqib Azhar, Enablers Pakistan, CEO and Co-Founder said, 'Our mission is to provide local businesses the opportunity to set up an online business on world's largest online market, Amazon, and expand their reach to a global audience.
He further listed the key enablers to include a seamless has value chain and enabling commercial framework, globally competitive fiscal, strong vital infrastructure and reliable cooperation, sustainable financials and policies and a conducive business environment.
The DOST, DICT, and DTI will each be provided with a start-up grant fund for initial and supplemental grants-in-aid to start-ups and start-up enablers, Villafuerte said.
But as this month's cover story, "Sales Enablement: A New Role for Sellers" (page 22), points out, being an enabler today is a good thing, at least when applied in a business context.
The categories include enablers (backup software and service enablement solutions) and service provider solutions delivered directly to the enterprise, SMB, and consumer sectors.
In truth, whatever one may think of Hultgren's efforts on behalf of the 14th District, he is decidedly an enabler of Donald Trump and Trump's policies.