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  1. extenuation, mitigation, palliationnoun

    to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious

    palliation, extenuation, moderation

  2. extenuation, mitigationnoun

    a partial excuse to mitigate censure; an attempt to represent an offense as less serious than it appears by showing mitigating circumstances

    palliation, extenuation, moderation

  3. moderation, mitigationnoun

    the action of lessening in severity or intensity

    "the object being control or moderation of economic depressions"

    relief, moderation, moderateness, easing, temperance, palliation, extenuation

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  1. mitigationnoun

    alleviation, moderation, relief

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  1. mitigationnoun

    melioration, alleviation, assuagement

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  1. Iain Buchan:

    Large events, especially if indoors and without social distancing or face coverings, should be treated as potential outbreaks and have all reasonable testing and other risk-mitigation measures in place... until such time that infection rates are low enough, and variant concerns are within reasonable limits. The Liverpool events were run at a time of low background risk. Testing is an important part of risk-mitigation.

  2. Scott Kelly:

    My hope is that we discover that the mitigation steps that we came up with for the bone and muscle loss are effective and they work, the vision problem we have is much different. I mean we really don't understand why that's happening.

  3. Robert Redfield:

    That is why it's so important for Middle America to recognize the mitigation that we talked about... it's for Middle America too, the Nebraskas, the Oklahomas, we don't need to have a third wave in the heartland right now.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    Communities can start planning for prevention and mitigation efforts more effectively, and hopefully the other thing that happens is that families and parents join with these doctors and nurses to start putting some pressure on elected officials to try to make something happen to reduce the impacts of climate change.

  5. Jerome Adams:

    The good news is that states like Washington, like California, countries like Italy, when White House experts leaned into aggressive mitigation, White House experts're being able to flatten White House experts curve, the governors get to make the decisions, but we're going to give them the best possible guidance we can and that's to stay at home and social distance.

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