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suppress

(sə-prĕs′)
v.
1. To curtail or inhibit the activity of something, such as the immune system or a gene.
2. To deliberately exclude unacceptable desires or thoughts from the mind.
3. To reduce the incidence or severity of a condition or symptom.

suppress

(sŭ-pres′) [L. suppressus, pressed down, fr. supprimere, to press down]
1. To hold in check or inhibit, e.g., as a suppressive therapy for a chronic infection.
2. In psychology, to exclude from consciousness.
suppressive (-pres′iv), adjective
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He added that the farmers are being suppressed in many other states including Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh ruled by the BJP.
With the arrow pointed at the "S" it is ready for suppressed use.
The patients switched from the company's Phase IIIb/IV STRIIVING open-label study that evaluated the efficacy, safety and tolerability of an antiretroviral therapy (ART) to the once-daily, fixed-dose dolutegravir-based regimen, Triumeq (abacavir/dolutegravir/lamivudine) in virologically suppressed adults with HIV-1 (n=274).
Everything in order: the female side of the story suppressed, misunderstood, or condemned" (p.
Accordingly, the statements, including the station house confession derived from the officer's exchange with the suspect, should be suppressed because Miranda warnings had not been provided during the initial exchange at the house.
While it worked for some people, it did not work for all who were virologically well suppressed when they started.
A letter in support of a mutiny on a badly-run ship was suppressed as bad for naval morale.
Richard Dutton reexamines the case of A Game at Chess, famously licensed for performance and then suppressed after nine days.
Extracts from blueberries and blackberries weren't effective against the two cervical cancer cell lines tested, but they suppressed breast cancer cell growth--each fruit suppressing a different cell line.
Also, Ziff Davis said that reports, including from the "Wall Street Journal" and in a press release from the Hewlett Family Trust, that it had suppressed the results of a research report under pressure from Hewlett-Packard are incorrect.
Viral load is durably suppressed with therapy among patients with CD4 T cell counts between 200 and 349 cells/[mm.
This research indicates that the older the leaf in systemic comparisons, or older the section of leaf for local comparisons, and the later in the plant's life cycle that sample was taken, the more silencing was established or suppressed.