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opponent

Anatomy
1. an opponent muscle
2. (of a muscle) bringing two parts into opposition
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Medical problems--and non-medical ones that could nonetheless be solved using medical technologies--were evoked in defence of the opportuneness of the pill for Brazilian society: the demographic crisis and underdevelopment, a debate that dominated the Brazilian and international political agendas during the years when the new contraceptives were being introduced (4,5); multiple births and their relation to maternal and child mortality (7); unwanted pregnancy and the criminalization of abortion (4,5); the moral value of responsible parenthood (4).
the order of perceived fit is the level of similarity or opportuneness that consumers perceive exists between the cause and the brand.
The ten questions the Commission put to member states, legal practitioners and NGOs include the opportuneness of adopting minimum regulation in the EU on the duration of pre-trial detention, as well as on alternative solutions for minors, and on the promotion of the control of detention conditions in states.