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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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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.
To support its current growth strategy, Accentuate Staffing sought an end-to-end fully integrated time and attendance solution to replace existing out dated systems and in doing so, acquired a system specifically designed to meet their unique functionality needs.
These positive feedback loops can accentuate economic and financial fluctuations (e.
Rather than dwelling on the inherent negatives in any type of equipment, we suggest that you accentuate the positive qualities.
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.
We quickly came to appreciate ROBObak's value proposition to our resellers," said Adrian Wise, Managing Director of Accentuate Ltd.
Considering that the terrain is typically rural, full of dense woods, rolling hills, rock and meadows, the scenic quality of the land should accentuate its natural beauty, appealing to golfer and non-golfer alike.
Next, colour whizz Sharon used a rich chestnut and a panel of blonde to accentuate the face-hugging cut.
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.