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  1. leave, allow for, allow, provide(verb)

    make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain

    "This leaves no room for improvement"; "The evidence allows only one conclusion"; "allow for mistakes"; "leave lots of time for the trip"; "This procedure provides for lots of leeway"

    let, go out, earmark, tolerate, go away, impart, cater, pass on, allow, give, lead, go forth, result, furnish, admit, countenance, pull up stakes, offer, will, bequeath, reserve, put up, take into account, leave behind, give up, grant, leave alone, forget, set aside, get out, supply, render, provide, depart, leave, appropriate, exit, bring home the bacon, entrust, permit, ply

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  1. Chief Executive Klaus Rosenfeld:

    We chose this structure to allow for the greatest possible transaction security.

  2. Bill Marler:

    The large swath of where people are sick - even though there are low numbers - would allow for triangulation back to a particular supplier.

  3. Kevin Matthews:

    Nothing on our ballot question would do anything to increase access – it does not allow for distribution and sale.

  4. Linda Evarts:

    These families belong together here in the United States, and we are hopeful this settlement will allow for their swift reunification.

  5. Steven Ricchiuto:

    Would the data allow for it to happen? I don't know.

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