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1. To increase the amount, number, or degree of.
2. To breed or propagate.
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Q. can one be allergic to multiply things and react the same?

A. if you are allergic to something that means you have a tendency to develop allergies. Your body can decide to react in the same way to other things too. It can also manifest in other way- depends on the allergen. If it's airborne, could get to bronchi and cause asthma, or to the nasal cavity and cause sneezing and mucus. Or if can cause irritation by touch. Any way, the answer is yes:)

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After that, the African would multiply money for the undercover agent.
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"It makes no sense to multiply and afterwards to eat each other," Kusch says.
You may tell students, "You can multiply two numbers in either order, and the answer will be the same." But you can write "For any numbers a and b, a [multiplied by] b = b [multiplied by] a." The specific instance 6 [multiplied by] 12 = 12 [multiplied by] 6 looks like the algebra and does not look at all like the verbal description.
A standard pneumatic cylinder combined with a belt mechanism is said to multiply speed of the cylinder while absorbing shock at the ascent end and improving take-out time.
On a sheet of paper, multiply the first number on the left by one.
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