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Definition of the noun alleviation
What does alleviation mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: alleviations
- the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced
- the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of alleviation: easement / easing / relief
- more generic words: decrease / diminution / reduction / step-down = the act of decreasing or reducing something
- more specific words:
- spasmolysis = the relaxation or relief of muscle spasms
- detente = the easing of tensions or strained relations
- palliation = easing the severity of a pain or a disease without removing the cause
- liberalisation / liberalization / relaxation = the act of making less strict
- decompressing / decompression = relieving pressure
Alternative definition of the noun alleviation
- the act of alleviating; relief or mitigation
- the act of reducing pain or anything else unpleasant; easement
"Alleviation" is a composition.
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by Neil Strachan, Tim Foxon, Junitso Fujino
For poor nations, poverty alleviation is the main policy driver, although changes in livelihood strategies are driven by a range of factors. Using a case study, direct and indirect adaptation is examined with reference to the specific livelihoods of ...
by Bert Metz, M Kok J T
Forpoor nations, poverty alleviation is the main policy driver, although changes inlivelihood strategies are driven by arange offactors. Usinga casestudy, direct and indirect adaptation isexamined with reference tothe specific livelihoods ofthe ...
by E. Philip English, Harris M. Mule
Poverty alleviation is a theme of then and now, but in quite different ways.
by Mitchell O'Brien, Rick Stapenhurst, Niall Johnston
Because poverty alleviation is a longer-term problem, three-year MTEFs must have a broader perspective and be embedded in longer-term vision related to MDGs (to be achieved by 2015) or 10- or 20-year plans. The longer-term vision is ...
People, Places and Participation by Susan Buckingham-Hatfield, Susan Percy
Poverty alleviation is the aim, Africa is the priority, and improvements to water, health and education are the mechanisms. One can be excused for thinking that one can detect the traces of a commitment to sustainability! However, the MAI ...
'Poverty alleviation is a unifying principle', observes Kristjanson. 'It is a central mandate of ILRI and other development organisations and of the national governments in the region.' Researching and mapping the distribution of poverty in East ...
A particularly relevant example of the links between project assistance and poverty alleviation is the case of India. According to a recent study, the proportion of Indians in poverty and the average severity of that poverty have not changed much ...
The Basal Ganglia II (2013)
Structure and Function—Current Concepts by Malcolm B. Carpenter, A. Jayaraman
The structure responsible for tremor alleviation is the ventral part of the Wim and not in the WL. Also the VL is considered as a structure for rigidity relief, in which the pallidal efferents terminate. These two structures, Wim and WL, situating ...
by Howard Stein, Amal Hassan Fadlalla
Poverty alleviation Means testing and anti-social protection Most work on 4 African poverty, gender and insecurity.
by Barry Herman, José Antonio Ocampo, Shari Spiegel
Poverty alleviation is a matter of good will and integrity in both donor and beneficiary countries.73 Poverty reduction requires not only a reallocation of public expenditures in poor countries, as to human and social development, ...
by Helmut K. Anheier, Mark Juergensmeyer
Poverty and poverty alleviation are two of the most important topics in global studies. In a variety of disciplines in global studies, the most important questions include understanding what poverty is, what it is like to be poor, what causes poverty, ...
by John M. Herrick, Paul H. Stuart
The nation's poverty alleviation strategy is now anchored on labor- force participation, designed to ...
by S. George Philander
In addition, turning the project into a carbon project diverted project resources from poverty alleviation to carbon measuring.
by K.R. Gupta & Amita Gupta
established in 1954, works under the Ministry of Urban Development and Poverty Alleviation. It is mainly concerned with technology transfer, experimentation, ...
Special training / orientation programmes are organised by Ministry of Urban Development and Poverty Alleviation, Government of...
by Philip D. Morehead
comfort, alleviation (see RELIEF); assistance, welfare, AID; SUBSTITUTION, substitute; projection, CONVEXITY. RELIEF Alleviation Nouns—1, relief, deliverance, easement, ...
by Michael Shally-Jensen
Figure 1 provides insight into where significant inroads have been made in the alleviation of poverty and where major challenges remain. Figures 2 through 5 illustrate how the face of poverty in the United States has changed over the last 40 ...
high lactase activity, treatment of lactose intolerance, production of bacteriocins Alleviation of lactose intolerance symptoms Lb. rhamnosus GG (ATCC 53013) Prevention of antibioticassociated diarrhea, treatment and prevention of rotavirus ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1E1V4I1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 11-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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