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intensifying screen

[in′ten·sə‚fī·iŋ ‚skrēn]
(graphic arts)
A layer of material, such as a salt screen or a metal screen, that is placed next to an x-ray film to increase the effect of x-rays on the film.
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The peso is expected to remain the worst performing currency in the region until yearend as it bears the brunt of 'intensifying' imbalances in the economy caused by robust growth in recent years, the research arm of banking giant ANZ said.
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Cebu City - The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) is intensifying its intelligence monitoring following reported terror threats in Davao City.
Summary: With the spotlight on truck and lorry safety, after the country's most deadly car accident happened at the hands of a lorry driver earlier this year, the Abu Dhabi Police are intensifying traffic controls.
London, Jan 15 ( ANI ): British Foreign Secretary William Hague has warned that "intensifying" tensions with Iran could spark crisis that would destabilise the entire Middle East unless Tehran abandons its nuclear enrichment programme.
"Roads such as Dubai Bypass Road, Shaikh Zayed Road and Emirates Road had the highest number of fatalities, so intensifying our patrol presence on those roads will help decrease the numbers especially during the month of February, which is considered the most dangerous," said Major General Mohammad Saif Al Zafein, Director of the General Traffic Department at Dubai Police.
Susan Jacoby, director of the Center for Inquiry-Metro New York, a group that promotes the separation of church and state, wrote on the Op-Ed page of The Times in January that "the trial undermined the merging accommodation between religion and science by intensifying the fundamentalists' conviction that acceptance of evolution would inevitably weaken any type of faith."
In contrast, says Olson, "core-spot' pairs appear to move westward and poleward; they appear at midlatitudes under the Indian Ocean, intensifying as they drift under South Africa and into the southern Atlantic Ocean.
Temperature regime near the climate norm and the advantage of occasionally intensifying north wind on Absheron peninsula will be favorable for meteo-sensitive people.
The traffic police have taken many steps to prevent this, including intensifying patrolling in the desert.