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noun as in efflorescence

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DeepMind’s technological leap could make accurately predicting these folds a much less time and resource-consuming process, which could dramatically change the pace at which our understanding of diseases and therapeutics progresses.

Adobe hopes that by bringing another marketing tool into the fold, it can help its customers increase the likelihood of a positive online customer experience.

“We’re reaching peak newsletter saturation at this point and there has to be a unique way to bring subscribers into the fold,” said Mike Donoghue, CEO of Subtext.

From Digiday

Earlier this year we showed how to approximate any three-dimensional shape by taking a flat sheet and introducing folds.

Keeping the folds you just made on the inside, fold it like a hot dog bun or a taco shell.

Zalwar Khan returns quickly and begins his morning prayers, spreading out a plastic mat and folding his arms over his chest.

“We got here hours ago,” says a man with a foot brace who's given up his spot in the amorphous line to sit on a folding chair.

In two-thirds of the room, delegates sat in folding chairs across the basketball court, which was covered by mats.

Patients in the former are nearly all black or Hispanic; some fifty or sixty of them wait on folding metal chairs.

As recently as a decade ago, there was serious talk of folding at least three and possibly as many as six franchises.

That folding wireless staff you use on the Marigold is repeated right on the top of that tower.

She was folding and tying with a narrow ribbon some papers as she spoke, and her eyes snapped behind her glasses.

At first geologists were disposed to attribute all the phenomena of mountain-folding to the progressive cooling of the earth.

Lamb could visualize him putting his coat on a hanger, carefully folding a scarf over it.

The owner of the slippers was folding the robe and laying it over the rail, and grumbling to himself all the while.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to folding, such as: anthesis, developing, flowering, rash, redness, and sprouting.

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