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perpetuation

[pər‚pech·ə′wā·shən]
(virology)
Maintenance of a viral genome within bacterial host cells without killing them due to weakening of viral virulence.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Re-education happens every day to all young people to perpetuate a system that maintains power for some to the exclusion of others.
Originated in 1989, the fellowship award, sponsored and awarded by the Education Committee, is to perpetuate the tradition of outstanding scientific research practiced by John D.
My journey down the road to understanding why agencies are so difficult to perpetuate began with excessive optimism and the idea that perpetuation was a financial issue.
To perpetuate something, on the other hand, is to cause such a thing to continue.
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Women's commission slams officials who perpetuate misogyny' !-- -- MANILA, Philippines The Philippine Commission on Women Monday expressed dismay at public officials who are supposed touphold the dignity of its citizens, especially women, and promote gender equality but instead perpetuate misogyny.
Summary: Vijayan accused of giving a free hand to CPM workers to perpetuate violence
The most prestigious award given by Rubber Division, ACS, was established in 1941 to perpetuate the memory of Charles Goodyear as the discoverer of the vulcanization of rubber, by honoring individuals for outstanding invention, innovation or development which has resulted in a significant change or contribution to the nature of the rubber industry.
The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Wednesday condemned President Rodrigo Duterte's 'spit' remark against female critics, saying it would 'perpetuate gender inequalities.'
Umno's Datuk Seri Tajuddin Abdul Rahman's accusations against DAP are unacceptable as they perpetuate the misconception that non-Muslims are anti-Malay or anti-Islam, Lim Kit Siang said today.
Synopsis: "I avoided writers very carefully because they can perpetuate trouble as no one else can."--F.
by ONA In his cable, President el-Sisi expressed his utmost thanks and appreciation to His Majesty's sincere feelings and best wishes, praying to Allah the Almighty to grant His Majesty good health, happiness and success, and to perpetuate the blessings of security, stability and welfare on the Omani people.