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assist

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

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

ASSIST

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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A day earlier, he 15 points, one assist and no turnovers against Arizona.
100-in, wall, so gas assist can get it done in under 1 min," Nunnery predicts.
Generally speaking, thicker parts and ones with longer flow paths could be good for water assist.
There are a number of different patents covering a variety of approaches to gas assist, with some companies holding several patents.
The increased interest in basic content management solutions by Assist Micro's new partners is also gaining the attention of technology industry analysts.
A majority of self-identified conservatives (72%) think assisted suicide is unethical, while a majority of liberals (81%) believe it is ethical to assist a patient who has opted for suicide.
Entering the Lakers' game tonight at Sacramento, Johnson is five assists shy of five digits.
com(TM) pharmacy allows us to focus on our core mission of assisting patients in need," said Norma Roberts president of ASC Medication Assist.
I know we can play with a lot off good teams,'' said Metcalf, who had 18 assists.
Jesse Alo added seven kills, six assists, two blocks and two digs, and Marcos Borja had 11 kills.
He tied a school record with 15 assists against Wyoming in his last outing.