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anticipate

 [an-tis´ĭ-pāt]
to expect a given reaction from someone, such as a patient.

an·tic·i·pate

(an-tis'i-pāt),
To come before the appointed time; said of a periodic symptom or disease, such as a malarial paroxysm, when it recurs at progressively shorter intervals.
[L. anticipo, pp. -cipatus, to anticipate, fr. anti (old form of ante), before, + capio, to take]

anticipate

(an-tis′ĭ-pāt″) [L. anticapare, to take before]
1. To occur before the usual time of onset (of a particular illness or disease).
2. In nursing and medicine, to expect, predict, or prepare for something outside the routine.
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It is through spelling out the background trajectory and anticipatable implications of these political demands (higher taxes, conflicts over principles, the need for competent reforming government) that the full dimensions of the political project they embody, and the political resistances they invite, can be appreciated.
A group of poems, principally those which open the collection, can nevertheless be read as postmodern or at least as developing interestingly and unexpectedly: "Land Window," "The Map," "Love Walking," "Left With You," and others share an energy of the not-quite- anticipatable yet at the same time contrive a coherently forceful impact.
Five hundred dollars per space is the anticipatable increase.
It is anticipatable, its causes are easily identified and it could be prevented.
Our evidence of the superiority of Fischer's model thus supports the view that anticipatable monetary policy can have real effects, but that these effects differ from those following unanticipated policy changes.
vii) refraining from consorting with specified types of people, frequenting specified types of places, or engaging in specified business, employment, or professional activities, to the extent that such restrictions have a reasonable relationship with the prior offense or anticipatable future criminal behavior;
When financial disclosure is imposed by rule-making, the initial balancing appears all too often to reflect hoped-for benefits without real consideration of anticipatable costs.