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It basically cajoles the cell into pumping out proteins it doesn’t usually make—ones that can override mutated or deficient ones.
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Popular science articles that make confident claims about parenting on the basis of shoddy evidence can fuel the fire—giving mommy-shamers unwarranted confidence to scold and cajole parents.
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They must become experts in drug development, raise millions, and tirelessly cajole scientists.
THIS FAMILY RAISED MILLIONS TO GET EXPERIMENTAL GENE THERAPY FOR THEIR CHILDRENANTONIO REGALADOAPRIL 13, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Regulatory capture and safety cultureWhen a regulated industry manages to cajole, control or manipulate agencies that oversee it, rendering them feckless and subservient, the result is known as regulatory capture.
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Changing his tactics he tried to cajole him and offered him money, but with similar want of success.
HUNTED AND HARRIEDR.M. BALLANTYNE
"He thinks to cajole me," whispered the fell demon Distrust, and her heart changed to steel.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
In vain they tried to bulldoze and cajole, to push and to pull, to plead with and to denounce the obstinate Nancy Jane.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
Ever there were his insidious wiles to compromise, cajole, trick and betray them.
THE DEVILJOSEPH O'BRIEN
They were in little humor to cajole the swarthy, sarcastic, and unsociable Spaniard.
THE GHOST BREAKERCHARLES GODDARD
Singly, I might cajole or defy them; but united, united—and with the discontent and treachery of that villain Saint Paul!
QUENTIN DURWARDSIR WALTER SCOTT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CAJOLE

  • bamboozled
  • bilked
  • cajoled
  • cheated
  • chicaned
  • coaxed
  • double-crossed
  • duped
  • flimflamed
  • fooled
  • hoaxed
  • hoodwinked
  • hornswoggled
  • humbuged
  • inveigled
  • misled
  • ripped off
  • rooked
  • sweet-talked
  • swindled
  • tricked
  • wheedled
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