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There is more reason to marvel, a welcome balance to a season-long deluge of attrition and fatigue.
AS THIS STRANGE NBA SEASON STARTS TO GET GOOD, THE WIZARDS ARE SUDDENLY DOING THE SAMEJERRY BREWERAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This is, in large part, due to diminished staffing, an attrition connected to the challenges of obtaining timely and complete records from NYPD, according to current and former Inspector General’s office staffers.
INSPECTING THE NYPD “PUZZLE PALACE”BY TOPHER SANDERSAPRIL 15, 2021PROPUBLICA
Most of those losses were due to attrition—including workers who were furloughed during the pandemic last year and then chose not to return to work.
BEST BUY LAYS OFF 5,000 WORKERS AS IT SHIFTS FOCUS TO ONLINE SALESTIMOTHY B. LEEFEBRUARY 26, 2021ARS TECHNICA
Premier’s clients have watched attrition spike, on average seeing turnover of 30% among clinical staff during the last few months, Brailo said.
NEARLY TWICE AS MANY AMERICANS ARE HOSPITALIZED RIGHT NOW WITH COVID-19 THAN IN SPRINGRACHEL KINGDECEMBER 22, 2020FORTUNE
It’s an issue of how do we create a more diverse ecosystem — from entry-level positions for young junior-level associates to controlling for attrition.
NATIONAL DIGEST: GM GREEN LIGHTS TEST OF DRIVERLESS CARS AS TAXISDECEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
River sand is frequently used, but is not so good as pit sand on account of the particles being rubbed smooth by attrition.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
When arising from rough friction or attrition, they are more commonly called abrasions.
COOLEY'S CYCLOPDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS AND COLLATERAL INFORMATION IN THE ARTS, MANUFACTURES, PROFESSIONS, AND TRADES..., SIXTH EDITION, VOLUME IARNOLD COOLEY
How charming, how delightful, how inspiring is the eloquence which is kindled by the attrition of gifted minds!
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VIIJOHN LORD
Anti-attrition, an′ti-at-trish′on, n. anything which counteracts attrition or friction—also figuratively.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
Neither of them had the slightest traces of gangue, or vein-matter, nor of attrition in being removed from the parent beds.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT

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