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precondition

(prē″kŭn-dĭsh′ĭn) [″ + ″]
To protect tissues from future injury with anesthetics, drugs, physical exercises, or other therapies.
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Callamard also issued a detailed rebuttal of the preconditions, saying some were beneath the dignity of the victims and her mandate.
On the allegations made by the opposition delegation that it arrived in Geneva without preconditions, al-Jaafari said that those who drafted the Riyadh 2 statement meant to undermine Geneva process by setting preconditions, adding that "the operators of the other parties; I mean, the Saudi authorities and their Western operators do not want Geneva process to succeed-Syria as a state won't accept any terrorist blackmail that would influence the political course of the Geneva talks."
"De Mistura promised that provocative statements that lay down preconditions will stop.
Mohi Eddeen has further confirmed that the government had "dealt" with all their preconditions ."The two sides have managed to reach reasonable understandings, '' he said.
On April 28, 2010, the NCIP Free and Prior Informed Consent (FPIC) Team recommended the issuance of the certification for precondition noting the overwhelming approval of the Palawan tribes and the directly affected areas of the mining operations.
Mr Khalaf said the organisation still hoped to raise those points in talks, but their inclusion was not a precondition.
Bahrain's opposition has claimed it has dropped preconditions for holding talks with the government, according to a report.
The vital precondition concerned the payment of all monies due under the lease, not just those due and demanded.
"We C* are open for meaningful discussions on confidence-building measures, without preconditions...," he said.
In this paper, we propose to construct context ontology first, so that we can determine what context information of service consumers will be matched against service information for service recommendation, and then we propose to formalize the precondition of successful service invocation based on a lightweight Description Language, and finally based on the formalization of both context of service consumers and precondition of service invocation, we can reason on context satisfiability for service recommendation in mobile network.
Netanyahu was referring to the Syrian demand for Israeli withdrawal from the Golan Heights as a precondition to peace talks, which Israeli politicians recently have divulged was agreed to during Netanyahu's first term as prime minister, in return for a complete peace and normalization of relations between the two countries.
Palestinians want East Jerusalem as the capital of a future state.Mr Netanyahu said the Israeli government would discuss East Jerusalem as part of what he called final discussions , but it could not be a precondition to direct talks.