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skill

 [skil]
a talent or ability; dexterity or expertise.
coping s's the identification and management of stress and related reactors, a performance component in occupational therapy.
coping s's (omaha) in the omaha system, a target definition in the intervention scheme, defined as the ability to deal with or gain control of existing problems, including family tasks, illness, and employment.
functional s's tasks that are necessary to care for oneself; see also activities of daily living.

skill

Adeptness of performance; mastery.

skill

Vox populi Adeptness of performance. See Cognitive skill, Social skill.

skill

(skil)
1. The ability to produce, efficiently and in a coordinated manner, movement on demand or desire repeatedly.
2. Motor patterns developed as a result of practice, performed with maximum efficiency and effectiveness (e.g., playing a guitar, shooting foul shots in basketball).

skill

(skil)
The ability to produce, efficiently and in a coordinated manner, movement or result on demand or desire repeatedly.
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This is despite the fact that it exercised all reasonable skill and care and produced a design that was compliant with the Employer's Requirements and international standards.
The Robinsons said that through planning manager Graeme Lind they had failed to "exercise reasonable skill and care" in their investment advice.
This can include, but not be limited to a plea of nolo contendere entered to the charge; or a displayed inability to practice nursing as a registered professional nurse or licensed undergraduate nurse with reasonable skill and safety due to illness, use of alcohol, drugs, narcotics, chemicals, or any other type of material, or as a result of any mental or physical condition.
Procedures were so 'inadequate' at L&G that the FSA felt compelled to cite this case, claiming that the firm had 'failed to act with reasonable skill and care' to its customers, he said.
``It is the duty of care of those playing the game to exercise reasonable skill and care to achieve the objectives set out.'' The accident occurred when the two front rows failed to engage properly and Mr Vowles, of Llanharan, south Wales, was wedged between the players with too much pressure on his spine, the court heard.
The Contractor shall exercise all reasonable skill, care and diligence in the performance of
| Under the new period" for online extended from seven | Services must be provided within a reasonable time, at a reasonable cost and with reasonable skill and care.
You'll still have to shoot regularly (and possibly dry-fire, but that's another story) with your centerfire to maintain a reasonable skill level, but you'll have saved a lot of money getting there.
Byrd also claimed that counts one and three of the revised complaint state legally sufficient claims for negligence, because those counts allege that Ortiz had a duty to exercise reasonable skill, care and diligence to ensure that Byrd had proper insurance coverage, that Ortiz breached that duty by not advising Byrd to obtain sufficient uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage and that Byrd sustained damages as a result of the breach.
Lawyers for Eversheds maintain that the company acted with all "reasonable skill and care" and insist that the solicitors had every reason to believe Mr Parkin was fully authorised by the airport to instruct them.
An event that has a budget of pounds 9 billion wants you, of a reasonable skill level, to work for nothing at an event where Coe and his mates sign cheques for fun?
The prosecution had a burden of proof to show beyond reasonable doubt Patel did not have reasonable skill or care in administering surgical treatment.

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