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Eradicate

To completely do away with something, eliminate it, end its existence.
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Mr Richards said that while eradicating the disease was paramount, there was a real danger the measures to eradicate the disease were so punitive that they risked eradicating farmers too.
The purpose of the conference is to foster a universal commitment to eradicating heart attacks," said Dunn.
The data from these studies was published in the May 2003 issue of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy and showed that BSYX-L210 is superior to mupirocin, the only agent approved by the FDA for eradicating S.
As an active participant in the Southern California Caulerpa Action Team (SCCAT), Cabrillo Power took on a leadership role in eradicating the highly invasive marine algae, Caulerpa taxifolia, when it was discovered in the Agua Hedionda Lagoon in 2000.
If the mass-extermination approach to eradicating Newcastle Disease in the early 1970s is predictive, millions of birds, tax dollars, and human resources will be pointlessly sacrificed over the next few years, a prospect not entirely unwelcome to the egg industry, which has been trying to reduce the U.
In recognizing these extraordinary volunteer efforts, Richard King, President of Rotary International and Luis Giay, Chairman, The Rotary Foundation, will also travel to India to publicly launch the SNID and meet with world health leaders at Rotary's PolioPlus Summit to discuss the progress and next steps in overcoming the remaining challenges to eradicating polio in India and worldwide.
Despite the recent tragedies and pending war, US Rotary club members are still very concerned with the well-being of children overseas and remain highly committed to eradicating polio - Rotary's top priority.
With IMRT we increase the chances of eradicating the cancer while preventing dry mouth and other serious side effects.
We feel we can make a big difference toward eradicating colorectal and other common cancers and believe this Web site reflects our commitment to our mission.
This gift helps our country to take a major step toward achieving our goal of eradicating measles from Honduras and the entire Americas", said Mrs.
The initiative is an aggressive public/private partnership to assist international health agencies and governments in eradicating polio by 2005, Rotary's centennial.