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sparing

1. The use of one medicine in place of another, usually to prevent side effects from high doses of the first medicine (e.g., steroid-sparing).
2. Protective; said of certain surgical operations that preserve vital tissues and their function.
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"I am thrilled to be able to support Spar's wine club," said Carr.
She told all that Spar supermarket has been the primary sponsor of her school's quiz, spelling as well as garden projects.
"A huge part of that is nutrition and it is great that SPAR have been able to provide us with a wide range of produce which will help the players on the field."
Reportedly, at the end of Q3 2018, Spar Nord Bank had a common equity tier 1 (CET1) ratio of 14.3% and an own funds ratio of 18.7% and was thus comfortably above the thresholds applicable to the bank after the SIFI designation.
Arvind Varchaswi, managing director of Sri Sri Tattva, said, 'We are pleased to be entering into this partnership with a globally renowned entity such as Spar and helping cater to the evolving needs of discerning customers in the health and wellness category in the sultanate.'
Appreciating the assortment of organic and natural food products available, Sarah, a customer, said, "I am truly impressed with the range that is on display at Spar's Natural section.
"The access to international SPAR best practice will be combined with local expertise and skills to provide independent retailers with a full package of solutions and tools to enable them to thrive and survive in a very competitive market".
Aunique initiative to promote entrepreneurship in Oman has taken wings with SPAR Oman signing an agreement with Nakheel United Enterprises LLC to launch its first independent retailing model through sub-licensing.
Take it along with you to your local Scottish SPAR store and pick up your free four-pack of Cheestrings today.
Netherlands-based SPAR International recently reported 2014 global retail sales of 31.9 billion EUROS from 12,300 stores in 40 countries.
Work was split between the original spar site at Garden Banks, Block 876, in the Gulf of Mexico, at a depth of 5,200 feet, and the reefing site at Eugene Island, Block 384, at a depth of 430 feet.