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  1. sublate

    usual in philosophical terms it means, a process by which a more dominate 'thing' (being or idea) overcomes, alters, destroys and replaces another, normally its conflicting opposite.

    through practise one idea replaces another; an idea which has proved no longer to described or work within the reality of a changed situation is replaced by one that does and reflects a new and changed reality. the old idea has been negated and a new practise/ way of thinking precipitated.

    Submitted by anonymous on March 3, 2020  

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    exceeds, expires

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  1. George Lois:

    Creativity can solve almost any problem. The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality, overcomes everything.

  2. Gavin Hayes:

    That friction builds up and builds up and eventually the strain that’s stored there overcomes the friction, and that’s when the fault moves suddenly. That’s what an earthquake is.

  3. Thomas Molinaro:

    The question has always been and still sort of remains is : Is it ICSI itself which leads to this increased risk or is it the patient who needs ICSI ? iCSI overcomes many sperm problems but it does n’t overcome all problems.

  4. David Oliver:

    For me, plausible deniability doesn't work for somebody who is in power, david Oliver was elected so David Oliver should be able to oversee the efforts to clean everything up. David Oliver could be the greatest president in IAAF history if David Oliver overcomes what is going on.

  5. Philip Werthman:

    ICSI overcomes many sperm problems but it does n’t overcome all problems.

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