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How to use containment in a sentence
Widespread surveillance testing can catch these outbreaks “before they get completely out of hand,” he says, prompting effective scaled-up containment strategies.
Testing for the coronavirus is essential for tracking its spread and knowing when additional containment measures should be put into place.
Chevron installed a large, underground containment system — a channel with perforated drains at either end — and added devices called tilt meters to record any sudden shifts in formations beneath the surface to give warning above.Oil Companies Are Profiting From Illegal Spills. And California Lets Them.|by Janet Wilson, The Desert Sun, and Lylla Younes, ProPublica|September 18, 2020|ProPublica
Second and third waves of the virus have underscored the limits of low-tech containment strategies like face masks and social distancing and bolstered the need for a vaccine.Scientists see an upside to AstraZeneca halting its COVID-19 vaccine trial|Grady McGregor|September 9, 2020|Fortune
It’s very obvious that Japan on the one side of the Pacific and India on the other side…If you have close relations between those two countries, you’ve got a pretty powerful containment mechanism that kicks into place.Want to see Japan’s future? Look past Shinzo Abe’s immediate successor, economist says|Veta Chan|September 3, 2020|Fortune
The UK, too, is now an active player in the containment mission.
Frieden, who weeks ago claimed the “window was closing” on Ebola containment efforts, reaffirmed the need for an urgent response.CDC’s Worst Case Scenario: 1.4 Million Ebola Cases|Abby Haglage|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If Obama spoke only of containment, John McCain might just have a stroke, and the Sunday shows would have to go off the air.
Kennan was the legendary Cold War strategist who authored the doctrine of containment.
Frieden emphasized that containment will require great care.Why the White Americans Got the ‘Secret’ Ebola Serum|Michael Daly|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Apparently the top management of the joint used these cells for other things than mere containment of unruly prisoners.Highways in Hiding|George Oliver Smith
For five decades, we have been successful in applying containment and deterrence in the Cold War.Shock and Awe|Harlan K. Ullman
He had been shaken and stirred of late out of all his self-containment; Prudence had heard many things from him.The Furnace|Rose Macaulay
Ironically, however, the time allocation strategy offered here supports the goal of cost containment.Nursing as Caring|Anne Boykin
And the attitude of the Cabinet since August 1914 had been marked by the utmost caution and self-containment.England and Germany|Emile Joseph Dillon
British Dictionary definitions for containment
Cultural definitions for containment
A policy aimed at controlling the spread of communism around the world, developed in the administration of President Harry S. Truman. The formation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in 1949 was an important step in the development of containment.