the company wants to speed up its adoption of new technology.
Our adoption of local customs has gone slowly.
The lawyer has handled countless adoptions.
children who are available for adoption
the unanimous adoption of the resolution by the Senate
Recent Examples on the WebOverall, Covid-19 spurred greater tech adoption among seniors, even those resistant or hesitant to use it.
Dr. Eric George, Forbes, 10 Sep. 2021 The impoverished country's vaunted adoption of bitcoin as legal tender on Tuesday was marred by street protests, technical glitches and an extreme drop in the value of the controversial digital currency.
Charles Riley, CNN, 8 Sep. 2021 The couple - which has two rescue dogs, Bella and Buddy - hope to raise awareness of the benefits of pet adoption, specifically large dogs.
Matt Young, Chron, 7 Sep. 2021 The daughter she was forced to give up for adoption, Kate, narrates her struggle to care for her unfaithful, alcoholic husband and their daughter.
The New Yorker, 23 Aug. 2021 For that separation to be replicated again seven months later when I was placed from foster care to adoption, another bond and attachment broken.
Jenn Selby, refinery29.com, 23 Aug. 2021 Yet clean energy experts and advocates say there are several roadblocks to widespread adoption, including high costs, lack of confidence by consumers, and ignorance of the technology among many heating contractors.
BostonGlobe.com, 21 Aug. 2021 Widespread adoption of the boycott, which gained momentum on social media around the hashtag #ActBlizzWalkout, amplified its impact and limited any one person’s risk of potential retaliation.
Washington Post, 6 Aug. 2021 Funds are to help with adoption, spay and neuter services and vaccinations.
The Arizona Republic, 20 July 2021
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