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accentuation

[aksen′cho̅o̅·ā′shən]
Etymology: L, accentus, accent
an increase in distinctness or loudness, as in heart sounds.
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Graeme Fraser-Bell, chief executive of Accentuate, said: "We are delighted with our progress since our Dragons' Den experience.
Locally owned and operated, Accentuate Staffing specializes in Accounting, Administrative, Call Center, Clinical Research, Customer Service, Human Resources, Information Technology, Light Industrial, Professional, and Scientific placements.
In 2012 I gave Fiona a share certificate for Christmas which was a percentage of Accentuate Games and I said to her 'this will either be the cheapest Christmas present I've ever given you, or the most expensive'
While Bao reduces tangential design details in his cars, he accentuates and intensifies their chrome, and his smallish paintings are powerful and glossy candy-colored conveyors of great formal beauty.
These attacks accentuate the need for all financial institutions, not just those regulated by FFIEC guidelines, to adopt a strong authentication solution to reduce online identity theft and fraud, enhance customer trust and protect their assets.
The tufts on their legs accentuate this motion, the researchers explain.
The low-rider jeans that accentuate hips, and the tiny T-shirts that expose the naval are slowly disappearing.
Granite columns balanced by glass vision and spandrel panels accentuate the verticality of the design.
Writers Matthew McDuffie and Matthew Tabak and director Paul Shapiro can't seem to decide whether to accentuate the lurid tease of the average slasher flick or focus on the psychological drama of Rule's own involvement in the case; neither is particularly persuasive.
Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum's New York Design partner, said "The juxtaposition of the vertically organized glazing system and granite facade with paired punched openings accentuate the slenderness of the office tower.
Survey data currently indicate that 60% of participating companies structure their field-based MSL programs under medical affairs to further accentuate the function's scientific emphasis.
The strong, straight horizontal line of this car accentuates it roomy body, which is understandable as the original 5008 was an MPV which underwent transformation on a wave of SUV euphoria.