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use

 [ūs]
the applying of something to a specific desired purpose.
substance use substance abuse.
substance use (omaha) in the omaha system, a client problem in the health related behaviors domain, defined as the inappropriate consumption of medicines, drugs, or other materials including prescription drugs, over-the-counter drugs, street drugs, alcohol, and tobacco.

utilisation

The use or amount of usage (per unit population) of healthcare or other services; the pattern of use of a service or type of service in a specified time, usually expressed in rate per unit of population-at-risk for a given period—e.g., number of hospital admissions/year/1,000 persons enrolled in an HMO.

use

Vox populi Utilize. See Illegal use of controlled dangerous substances, Intravenous drug use, Misuse, Off-label use, Overuse, Substance use, Underuse.
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4682-3T(b)(1) provides that a product is considered an imported taxable product only if it enters the country for consumption, use, or warehousing and is listed in a table published by the IRS.
The machines offer low material costs, though, and some of that one-time cost can be made up through repeated use, said Paul Miller, 3-D Systems Corp.
When it comes to educational uses, these students draw on the levels of (in)experience of their parents.
can be reused, thus contributing to efficient use and saving of resources.
Key management is the key to the successful use of encryption
In another case, use of modified wet end starch in place of synthetic polymer as an emulsifier for the reactive alkaline size eliminated deposits on paper machine elements, increasing productivity.
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Some of the best aggregates used for highway, bridge and building construction are already in use in our highways and bridges, effective recycling is a means to re-use these materials.
Plas-Chek 775 epoxidized soybean oil for use as a secondary plasticizer and secondary heat stabilizer in flexible PVC.
The American hemp movement got started 30 years ago when Jack Herer wrote a landmark book on the many uses for hemp, The Emperor Wears No Clothes.
also uses WebSphere to connect its legacy systems to new Web technologies, as well as to run its Web applications including policy administration, claims management, policy viewing and presentation of information for agents and customers.
The researchers studied semen exposure by examining data on 1,485 female condom uses that took place 24 hours or more after the previous act of intercourse, and for which PSA results were available; they used two criteria of exposure, to take into account random variations in PSA levels.