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  1. mechanisms

    Plural of mechanism.

    There is a single mechanism and a variety of mechanisms to achieve what we need as a team.

    Submitted by MaryC on November 22, 2015  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'mechanisms' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4445

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mechanisms in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mechanisms in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of mechanisms in a Sentence

  1. Mario Draghi:

    Countries need to invest more in other mechanisms to share the cost of shocks, some form of cross-country risk-sharing is essential to help reduce adjustment costs for those countries and prevent recessions from leaving deep and permanent scars.

  2. Patsy Nakell:

    People sometimes are having to resort to these extreme choices between eating and taking life-saving medication, this is the global epicentre of the HIV epidemic and when you have a situation like this where people are struggling to have access to food and to clean water then you know (they) will resort to what we call negative coping mechanisms.

  3. Andrew Wheeler:

    The RIN price mechanisms should help bring down and keep the price of RINs lower and stable which the oil industry likes, and the E15 is something that the ethanol industry likes.

  4. Charlie Yaxley:

    We are reaching a potential breaking point in our programmes where if we don't receive further funding soon, many of our programmes and particularly our cash assistance programmes to internally displaced Yemenis may have to stop, we are seeing a growing number of families resorting to harmful coping mechanisms such as begging, child labour and marrying of children to survive.

  5. Rowland Kao:

    While this is not proven for Covid-19, similar mechanisms may apply.

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  • வழிமுறைகள்Tamil
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    • A. arborolatry
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