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Bjerg dove in to the competitive scene, where he said he rediscovered much of what he’d recently lost — sport and social acceptance.
A talented two-way center with the potential to be a star, Wiseman fills a hole in Golden State’s frontcourt but he hasn’t played in a competitive game in more than a year.On quiet night for NBA draft lottery selections, Anthony Edwards goes No. 1 to Timberwolves|Ben Golliver, Des Bieler|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Having said that, what every company would like is a level of differentiation which makes them that little bit more competitive.Does Advertising Actually Work? (Part 1: TV) (Ep. 440)|Stephen J. Dubner|November 19, 2020|Freakonomics
The fee cut addresses a major issue called out by developers and lawmakers investigating Apple over allegedly anti-competitive tactics.Apple cuts some App Store fees, but critics call it a ploy to avoid regulation|Reed Albergotti|November 18, 2020|Washington Post
The project “fails on many fronts” to prove be financially viable as an infrastructure project, economically competitive with other water supply or transportation options and doesn’t add any new water or reliability to the region, the letter says.Outsiders Are Wary of San Diego’s Multibillion-Dollar Pipeline Plan|MacKenzie Elmer|November 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Have done more damage to American competitiveness than al Qaeda ever could.Charlie Rangel on Immigration, Pope Francis & His Successor|David Freedlander|August 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Each year, we rate all 50 states on more than 50 metrics in 10 categories of competitiveness.
Electoral competitiveness remains elusive for Republicans as singles and younger voters have migrated to the Democratic Party.Stuffy Old Men: Region, Religion, Race and Class Define and Buffet GOP|Lloyd Green|March 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For many years, Italy maintained its competitiveness by serial devaluations.
Entering the euro improved credit conditions, but at the cost of manufacturing competitiveness.
All sorts of motives come in, high and low, down to sheer vulgar imitativeness and competitiveness.The Secret Places of the Heart|H. G. Wells
This actually has worked in many cases because it adds the element of competitiveness to the procedure.A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis|Melvin Powers
Efficiency, productivity and competitiveness are the buzzwords of this phase.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
Chattering over the details, the hard competitiveness vanished from their tones, the four left the sickroom to prepare supper.Service with a Smile|Charles Louis Fontenay
Some base streak of competitiveness in Mr. Britling's nature made it seem impossible that he should relinquish the lady to Oliver.Mr. Britling Sees It Through|H. G. Wells