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Unfortunately, there are not a ton of studies to support the idea that BCAA supplementation improves athletic performance in the short term, meaning that drinking BCAAs before your workout likely won’t make you squat more weight or swim faster.

While there’s not a ton tech can do to make people feel safe at crowded polling stations or up the Postal Service’s budget, tech can help with disinformation, and Microsoft is trying to do so.

You can afford to make those big acquisitions when you’ve got a ton of cash on hand, when you’re one of just two companies sharing a huge market.

They’ll also know exactly what supplies they need and won’t want to grapple with the tons of items that well-intentioned people send to the area.

In terms of search, buyers may still have tons of questions about using, or troubleshooting, your product or service.

But there's a ton of value for me in my background and my history, and losing it would be a shame.

Some of the things that Jay lied about to the cops actually make a ton of sense.

For those in the resource world, every ton of junk that goes into a landfill represents wasted energy.

Red squirrels cache the pinecones (saving the bears a ton of work).

So I went in, met Michael Bay, and did the video, and it won an MTV Video Music Award and got me a ton of work.

The price of salt at one period of the long Peninsular war rose to £30 per ton, being retailed in Birmingham at 4l.

If you think the fly-wheel is not sufficiently heavy for his engine, add half a ton more to the ring.

At Thetford the cost may be put at from $20 to $25 per ton, the latter probably being nearer the average.

Bergin dug a big hole behind that ole vacant shack of hisn, and buried about a ton of tin cans.

A ton of silk goods is worth from ten to fifteen thousand dollars.


On this page you'll find 666 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ton, such as: bulk, chunk, extent, load, lot, and measure.

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