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respond

(rĭ-spŏnd′)
v. re·sponded, re·sponding, re·sponds
v.intr.
To react to a stimulus or to a treatment, especially in a favorable way: tumors that responded to radiation.

re·spond′er n.
Malpractice Recognise, Respond, Resolve A term coined by Copic Insurance in Colorado, which provides medical malpractice coverage to doctors and health professionals as part of promoting open disclosure about medical errors
Managed care—US Request, Render, Report A trilogy of factors that must be met before a patient can be billed for a consultation from a physician other than the primary care provider: the ordering physician must Request the consultation; the consultant must Render a medical opinion, and issue a written Report
Research Reduce, Refine, Replace A research philosophy first articulated in 1959 by British scientists WMS Russell and RL Burch who linked scientific excellence to the humane and efficient use of laboratory animals, a philosophy now known as 'alternatives'
Vox populi Reading, wRiting, aRithmetic This is the original phrase which inspired the many other 'three Rs.' It referred to the core components of an elementary school education in America
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Shambaugh (West Virginia University) and Magliaro (Virginia Tech) present "an intellectual process to help teachers systematically analyze learner needs and construct structured possibilities to responsively address those needs.
By responsively supporting all aspects of aircraft operations and sustainment, FMS has proven itself superior in Iraq to commercial alternatives.
With the sanctuary lights dimmed, participants will be offered the opportunity to read responsively, sing or light a candle, or to stay seated in silent reflection.
As late-afternoon golden sunlight bathed the Western Wall plaza, the throngs of worshippers sang Psalms responsively.
Now more than ever, enterprise requirements demand storage innovation--specifically, the availability of a storage architecture that responsively supports dynamic business operations while providing new levels of resilience and scale.
Certain themes emerge--an eagerness to expand the repertoire of forms and materials, a concern with context, a sensitivity to the past (many young architects are working responsively with old buildings), all underscored by an innate awareness of local culture and tradition.
In a changing market, it is essential to act responsively and look beyond the traditional approaches to support staffing.
Understanding these trends would help us design more effective electronic scholarly publishing systems and digital libraries, and serve the needs of scholars more responsively.
The machine must be able to accelerate or decelerate the drum rotation responsively without necessarily increasing the horsepower of the motors--which would add to development, manufacturing and maintenance costs.
It helps financial managers to run things more responsively, flexibly and accountably.
Its vision is to lead the world in innovation for the built environment by responsively serving clients with quality design that enables them to achie ve their goals, enrich lives and contribute to communities.