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I generally do not bother the officers because they do not usually answer my questions and only offer me evasive answers and lies.
LOCKED UP IN THE LAND OF LIBERTY: PART IIIYARIEL VALDÉS GONZÁLEZJULY 21, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Some make the virus more evasive when faced with antibodies and other immune system cells.
NEW STUDY ON DELTA VARIANT REVEALS IMPORTANCE OF RECEIVING BOTH VACCINE SHOTS, HIGHLIGHTS CHALLENGES POSED BY MUTATIONSJOEL ACHENBACHJULY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
PFAS have been evasive, found in everyday products like drinking water, and now, even amid growing calls for cleaner and safer beauty products, scientists have found them in makeup.
‘FOREVER CHEMICALS’ COULD BE LURKING IN YOUR LIPSTICKSARA KILEY WATSONJUNE 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Whenever I asked questions about me, or them, or Germany—or whatever, they were extremely evasive and even as a kid my intuition indicated that something just was not right about that.
HE ROBBED A TACO JOINT WITH A TOY WATER GUN FOR $264. HE GOT LIFE IN PRISON.KATE BRIQUELETMAY 31, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Derkach has always denied this, and he grew evasive when I pressed about his ties to Moscow.
EXCLUSIVE: HOW AN ACCUSED RUSSIAN AGENT WORKED WITH RUDY GIULIANI IN A PLOT AGAINST THE 2020 ELECTIONSIMON SHUSTER/KYIVMAY 28, 2021TIME
Combined, these problems could upend all our current gains, not only causing a surge of cases, hospitalizations, and deaths but, in the case of a new, evasive virus variant, possibly require a new vaccine or booster that would take time to develop.
WHEN IT’S SAFE TO GO BACK TO NORMALGERMAN LOPEZMARCH 19, 2021VOX
The system is designed to handle highway autonomy and a number of safety measures to proactively avoid collisions with evasive maneuvers, reducing accident rates by up to seven times, according to Zenseact.
LUMINAR, VOLVO SUBSIDIARY PARTNER TO SELL AUTOMATED DRIVING SYSTEMS TO AUTOMAKERSKIRSTEN KOROSECMARCH 12, 2021TECHCRUNCH
So even if no one is raising their hand to run at this point, we’d advise you spend less time parsing their evasive answers and more time focusing on what they’re doing.
IGNORE WHAT POTENTIAL 2024 PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES SAY. WATCH WHAT THEY DO.GEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)MARCH 8, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
With his evasive singularity was mingled a certain exotic odour like the distant perfume of a country well loved of the sun.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
The weaknesses of Fieldas revealed in his two independent comedieswere of a nature more evasive, less capable of definition.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
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