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tol·er·ant

(tol'ĕr-ănt),
Having the property of tolerance.

tolerant

(tŏl′ər-ənt)
adj.
1. Able to withstand or endure an adverse environmental condition: plants tolerant of extreme heat.
2. Able to digest or metabolize a food, drug, or other substance or compound: people who are lactose tolerant.

tol′er·ant·ly adv.

tol·er·ant

(tol'ĕr-ănt)
Having the property of tolerance.

tolerant

Capable of enduring or withstanding drugs without experiencing ill effects.
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Approximately 400 larvae of (4th and 6th instar) of susceptible and tolerant populations of Khapra were exposed separately to LC20 along with their controls (unexposed group) for 24 h, at 35+-2AdegC and 60+-5% relative humidity.
People in the UAE are very tolerant. Everyone here can practise their own beliefs.
I whole-heartedly want to congratulate the families of Salmaan Taseer and Shahbaz Bhatti who are heroes of this struggle, this is not only the victory of justice but also a stepping stone to the road of a tolerant and unprejudiced Pakistan.
His words: 'The Green Super Rice and the STRASA is a combination of projects sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the essence of the project is to develop varieties that are tolerant to most of the common stresses we have in Nigeria and other African countries, and secondly to develop hybrid rice for Africa.
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Baroness Armstrong said the former PM would not support deselecting Mr Corbyn as an MP because he believed Labour should be tolerant.
ISLAMABAD -- A ceremony to launch first of its kind journalistic forum, Tolerant Pakistan Media Network, will be held on Tuesday (16th May) at Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS) Auditorium, Islamabad.
Tolerant genotype (Saadia) performed better than sensitive one for these variables.
JUST over half of young people here believe they are more tolerant or accepting of Travellers or the Roma community than their parents.
President Bill Clinton told a fundraiser last year that Lebanon's "tolerant" and "open" response to Syrian refugees had allowed it to survive the crisis, an email recently released by WikiLeaks revealed.
Mysteriously, some trees have not been infected even when they are surrounded by dying specimens, leading scientists to study the genetic markers for these especially tolerant specimens in hopes of finding a cure.