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implementation

[im-pluh-muh n-tey-shuh n, ‐men‐] /ˌɪm plə mənˈteɪ ʃən, ‐mɛn‐/
noun
1.
the act of implementing, or putting into effect; fulfillment:
The implementation of policies to conserve energy will involve personal sacrifice.
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  • The criticism relates to the implementation – not to the noble goals.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin
  • During the formulation and implementation of these plans the bank must ensure the most economical use of available resources.

    Area Handbook for Romania

    Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
  • The Party has set the implementation of its line as a general primary goal for all mass organizations.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
  • It is a self-perpetuating state of affairs and it calls for the implementation of the seventh and last phase of the cycle.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin
  • Policy formulation and implementation allow for the consideration of unique situations.

    Nursing as Caring Anne Boykin

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