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  1. Adopting

    of Adopt

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adopting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adopting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of adopting in a Sentence

  1. George Bernard Shaw:

    My main reason for adopting literature as a profession was that, as the author is never seen by his clients, he need not dress respectably.

  2. Ioan Smith:

    Weakness in China's economy isn't new ... but China's reaction function seems limited at this stage. They have to focus on weakening the currency, rather than adopting the massive stimulus that some might hope and pray for, we may see subdued commodity prices and therefore continued weakness in the commodity-related names.

  3. Lion Shahab:

    While mobile phone usage in the population increased from less than 15 % to 95 % over the time period studied, we do not see the same increase in malignant brain tumors. This suggests that the strength of any effect, if present, would have to be small, for now, linking a rise in malignant brain tumors to mobile phone usage remains speculative and should not detract from encouraging lifestyle changes which are known to reduce cancer risk, such as adopting a healthy diet, reducing alcohol consumption and stopping smoking.

  4. Hope Ervin:

    I didn’t think it would be like this when I adopted her. But it’s been amazing to watch her grow. adopting her was seriously the best decision we’ve ever made.

  5. Roger Kay:

    This seems to be a case of Facebook's wanting to slow the momentum of a smaller rival by adopting its core functionality. But you could argue that Snapchat didn't really have much intellectual property in the first place. It was more of a design idea: create a means to send photos with a timer on them.

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    the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)
    A empire
    B relocation
    C witness
    D substitute

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