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Strong

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Anne H. (1876–1925). A leader in public health nursing. She served as a volunteer and staff nurse with the Henry Street Nursing Service in New York City and later was first director of the School of Public Health Nursing at Simmons College. One of her areas of concern in nursing education was the relation of the theoretical and practical components of education.

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Edward K., Jr., U.S. psychologist, *1884. See: Strong vocational interest test.

strong

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1. Potent.
2. Concentrated.
3. Biologically or chemically active; said, e.g., of acids, bases, electrolytes, and muscle tissue.
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Enter Niko, a strong-minded and sultry club singer with whom Neville falls in love.
Role casting a specific director seat to represent a particular point of view can be a dicey proposition, especially if the other directors inappropriately defer to a strong-minded individual, who intimidatingly employs the presumed authority of a designated position to advance a point of view that may be narrow, biased, or inappropriate to the situation.
The first part of the study focuses on the struggle of their strong-minded mother, Margaret Leslie, to keep the estate from the machinations of the girls' uncle, John Hay, 2nd earl of Tweeddale, and on the illegally early marriage she arranged for Mary at the age of eleven.
These encompass the patience and desire to steer a diverse group of strong-minded individuals toward consensus, as well as the instinct and win to build positive relationships with constituents.
The novel portrays her relationship with her neighbors, particularly the strong-minded heiress Shirley Keeldar and Robert Moore, a mill owner whose irate employees try to destroy the mill and kill him when he installs laborsaving machinery.
The stated goal of the University of Michigan Press's Analytical Perspectives on Politics Series is to publish works of a synthetic nature that provide "clear and discriminating descriptions of the current state of the art and a strong-minded prescription and structure for future work in the field.
Satirically, James portrays a strong-minded Boston woman, Olive Chancellor, representing a new generation of dogooders, who takes life hard and is interested above all in the emancipation of women.
Aiyaary is based on a real life incident that revolves around two strong-minded army officers with completely different views.
Aiyaary is based on a real-life incident that revolves around two strong-minded army officers having completely different views, yet right in their own ways.
Calderon said: "He's very strong-minded and when he decides something he goes through with it.
I can well understand the less strong-minded being intimidated.
Strong-minded Sherwood, 45, wants a club where he has a major say in the team and signings - and that is the only factor Fulham would have to clarify.