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Synonyms for mitigation

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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. Joe Biden:

    Most of America’s critical infrastructure is owned and operated by the private sector and critical infrastructure owners and operators must accelerate efforts to lock their digital doors, The Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has been actively working with organizations across critical infrastructure to rapidly share information and mitigation guidance to help protect their systems and networks.

  2. Muleya Mwananyanda:

    As the effects of climate change intensify, these extreme weather conditions can be expected to revisit us more frequently. The devastation wrought by Cyclone Idai is yet another wake-up call for the world to put in place ambitious climate change mitigation measures.

  3. Jesse Sharkey:

    The agreement that rank-and-file Union educators fought for, and sacrificed four days of pay for, will continue to protect our school communities, masks will remain in all CPS schools, which research and national polling both show is essential mitigation that the majority of parents and families support.

  4. Stanford University.Linda Darling-Hammond:

    There's fear about the safety of coming back in person, particularly in places where the mitigation strategies have not been well used in schools and where things are opening up, people are getting rid of mask mandates and things like that sooner than everyone is vaccinated. So I think those are the things that are causing exhaustion and the fear that is driving a lot of teachers out.

  5. Daniel Bucheli:

    We’ve come a long way since this time last year in what we know about COVID-19, with widely available testing and COVID-19 vaccines available to the public, we encourage all those attending to continue observing mitigation risk strategies and make the choice to get vaccinated to protect themselves and others.

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