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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of escalating in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of escalating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of escalating in a Sentence

  1. Stephen Innes:

    Oil prices went ballistic after the API report, oil prices have been squeezing higher on escalating tensions in the Middle East. But with late-day draws showing up in the API report, this is a strong signal for the energy market.

  2. Richard Donoghue:

    What Ashiqul Alam did not know was that Ashiqul Alam was buying weapons from government agents, who were monitoring Ashiqul Alam plans and intervening to prevent those plans from escalating into deadly violence.

  3. Robert Habeck:

    > Berlin/London( CNN Business) Europe's biggest economy is now officially running short of natural gas and is escalating a crisis plan to preserve supplies ahead of winter as Russia turns off the taps. Germany on Thursday activated the second phase of its three-stage gas emergency program, taking it one step closer to rationing supplies to industry — a step that would deliver a huge blow to the manufacturing heart of its economy.'' Gas is from now on in short supply in Germany.

  4. Carrie Lam:

    There is no question that escalating violence could get what the rioters want. Not from the government. Not from the society at large, because violence will only lead to more violence and once we satisfy the rioters because they have resorted to violence, I can assure you that more violence will follow.

  5. Andy Brown:

    Our focus in the Gulf remains firmly one of de-escalating the current tensions, but we are committed to upholding freedom of navigation and reassuring international shipping, which this deployment on operations aims to do.

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    the largest tarsal bone; forms the human heel
    • A. callathump
    • B. meerschaum
    • C. auspices
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