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noun A Scientology term for an action intended to help a person overcome effects of past mental trauma. 

verb To support, help or be present during an operation.


American Stop Smoking Intervention Study. A grassroots initiative funded by the US government, which is intended to help individuals stop smoking based on the success of methods evaluated at the National Cancer Institute.
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Farmar, a Taft High of Woodland Hills product, finished the tournament with more turnovers (15) than assists (11).
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Assists is what Magic is all about," said Johnson, the former point guard who trails Stockton by 1,038 assists, with the Utah quarterback at 11,033.
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Nihipali led the Mustangs with 13 kills and setter Gio Altamura had 33 assists.
Mayfair 3-0: Outside hitter Ryan Foltz had 20 kills and setter Jim Ritchie added five kills and 35 assists to lead the Warriors (11-6) to a 15-9, 16-14, 15-9 upset of the top-seeded Monsoons (15-2) in a Division III match at Mayfair.
He's played especially well the past three games, in which he's averaged 11 assists.