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Relieve

To assist any overloaded member by any construction device, such as a discharging arch placed above an opening.

relieve

To lighten a color in order to reduce its intensity.
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In the regional level, if three provincial directors are relieved based on these reasons, the regional director will be relieved.
Officer John Hatfield, relieved of duty pending a Board of Rights hearing.
the partnership liabilities are recourse but he is relieved of his liability.
The chief of the PNP has already ordered the investigation and those people have been relieved.
1, 2005, and it relieved the company of a potential liability in the amount of $1,590,000, plus accrued interest, as of this date.
If two provincial chiefs would be relieved, the regional chief would also be relieved.
The teachers are relieved; the district is relieved.
Nasdaq: PGNX) today announced that the investigational drug methylnaltrexone (MNTX) relieved opioid-induced urinary retention in a phase 2 clinical trial.
It is better to replace police station chiefs who are not performing well otherwise I will be the one who will be relieved from my post,' Noble said.
Ian Kennedy, who relieved La Quinta starter Mike McKernan in the fourth inning, recorded 10 outs - all strikeouts.
One of the advantages Kemper saw in Agilera as an ASP was its delivery of e-business applications that relieved Kemper from the burden of maintaining those systems internally, said McPherson.