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Going off your meds is a surefire way to aggravate your doctor.
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Westbrook will miss time with a left quadriceps injury he initially suffered during training camp last month and aggravated at Philadelphia last week.
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The discontent has arguably been aggravated by Robinhood’s approach to customer service.
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While the argument for using dark text on light backgrounds is fairly strong, however, the argument that it makes the experience aggravating for some also holds true.
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The problem is, if you have too many redirects on your site, you can start to aggravate your site visitors.
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He had the innate slant of mind that properly belongs to a moderator of mass meetings called to aggravate a crisis.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
You judged us both as undesirables, therefore any attempt at explanation would, I know, only aggravate our offence in your eyes.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
The internal divisions, too, aggravate our weakness; and now, even Most has turned apostate.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
Menstruation may aggravate goitre, uterine fibroid tumours, skin diseases, and affections of the blood vessels.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
Symptoms should not be mistaken for causes, but pelvic diseases at least aggravate a tendency toward mental unbalance.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY

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