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abate

(ă-bāt′) [Fr. abattre, to beat down]
1. To lessen or decrease.
2. To cease or cause to cease.
abatement (mĕnt)
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I stay active in our market, which motivates my team to continuously learn and remain on the leading edge of solutions in our field," Abate said.
In chapter 3, "'Swarthy, Sun-Tanned, Villainous Looking Fellows': Tarzan of the Apes and Criminal Anthropology," Abate situates Edgar Rice Burroughs's Tarzan of the Apes (1912/1914) within the context of criminal anthropology as she explores issues in the novel such as who kills, what motivates them to do so, and what is gained by engaging in brutal violence (94).
In chapter 1, "'You Must Kill Her and Bring Me Her Lungs and Liver as Proof': 'Snow White' and the Fact as well as Fantasy of Filicide," Abate focuses on the "most homicidal" version of the tale, that by the Brothers Grimm (37).
Abate Fetel pear season runs from September to April, and the pears were imported into the U.S.
"No one is ever killed in a Nancy Drew story, but every single novel features the threat of murder, often multiple times," Abate points out.
Abate said she was inspired to write Bloody Murder when she was doing research for an introductory literature class she was hoping to teach at Hollins University in Roanoke, Va.
Thei "Let wee som dri smM live has diner Sourc an expen when she took now it's me' " Mum Abate, who lives in Kilwinning,run the bar and for nine months.
Rain abates: Flood-hit areas in Marikina, east of Manila, in the Philippines.
From America there's saxophonist Greg Abate, who also doubles on flute.
ITALY defender Ignazio Abate is wary of England's wide boys ahead of tomorrow's European Championship quarter-final.
ITALY defender Ignazio Abate is wary of England's wide boys ahead of Sunday's European Championship quarter-final.