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Meaning of "damage limitation exercise" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE

damage limitation exercise  [ˈdæmɪdʒ ˌlɪmɪˈteɪʃ ən ˈɛksəsaɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Damage limitation exercise is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of damage limitation exercise in the English dictionary

The definition of damage limitation exercise in the dictionary is an activity pursued to make the bad results of something as small as possible, when it is impossible to avoid bad results completely.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE


criticise
ˈkrɪtɪˌsaɪz
criticize
ˈkrɪtɪˌsaɪz
emphasise
ˈɛmfəˌsaɪz
emphasize
ˈɛmfəˌsaɪz
Euro-size
ˈjʊərəʊˌsaɪz
excise
ˈɛksaɪz
exercise
ˈɛksəˌsaɪz
full-size
ˌfʊlˈsaɪz
hypothesize
haɪˈpɒθɪˌsaɪz
large-size
ˈlɑːdʒˌsaɪz
midsize
ˈmɪdˌsaɪz
one-size
ˈwʌnsaɪz
oversize
ˌəʊvəˈsaɪz
plus-size
ˈplʌsˌsaɪz
resize
ˌriːˈsaɪz
size
saɪz
small-size
ˈsmɔːlsaɪz
synthesize
ˈsɪnθɪˌsaɪz
underemphasise
ˌʌndərˈɛmfəsaɪz
underemphasize
ˌʌndərˈɛmfəsaɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE

damage
damage control
damage limitation
damage survey
damageability
damageable
damaged goods
damager
damages
damaging
damagingly
daman
Daman and Diu
damar
Damara
Damaraland
damascene
Damascus
Damascus steel
damask

WORDS THAT END LIKE DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE

boxercise
breathing exercise
circumcise
concise
Customs and Excise
Dancercise
depoliticise
homework exercise
imprecise
incise
italicise
overexercise
physical exercise
politicise
postexercise
precise
public relations exercise
publicise
ring exercise
ultraprecise

Synonyms and antonyms of damage limitation exercise in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «damage limitation exercise» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE

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The translations of damage limitation exercise from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «damage limitation exercise» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

损坏限制运动
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ejercicio limitar los daños
570 millions of speakers

English

damage limitation exercise
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नुक्सान की भरपाई
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ممارسة الحد الضرر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ограничение ущерба упражнения
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

exercício de limitação de danos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ক্ষতি সীমাবদ্ধতা ব্যায়াম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

limiter les dégâts exercice
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Senaman pembatasan kerosakan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schadensbegrenzung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

被害制限演習
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

손상 제한 운동
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Latihan watesan karusakan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tập thể dục hạn chế thiệt hại
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சேதம் குறைபாடு உடற்பயிற்சி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नुकसान मर्यादा व्यायाम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Hasar sınırlama egzersizi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

esercizio di limitazione dei danni
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ograniczenie szkód ćwiczenia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

обмеження збитку вправи
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

exercițiu limitare daune
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

άσκηση περιορισμού των ζημιών
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

beperking van die skade oefening
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

skadebegränsning träning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

skadebegrensning trening
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of damage limitation exercise

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE»

The term «damage limitation exercise» is normally little used and occupies the 111.756 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «damage limitation exercise» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «damage limitation exercise» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about damage limitation exercise

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE»

Discover the use of damage limitation exercise in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to damage limitation exercise and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Big Story
Damage Limitation Exercise. Gerry hated the expression. Was it military in origin or was it original, genuine, first generation PR- speak? Either way it was stuck fast in his mind, Damage Limitation Exercise. The taxi dropped him at his flat and  ...
Ian Taylor, 2007
2
The Stakeholder Balance Sheet: Profiting from Really ...
SCENARIO 5 – YOU ARE ENGAGED IN A DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE The damage limitation scenario is distinct from the others in that you are reacting – rather than taking a proactive initiative – to a specific event which you would ...
Farrokh Suntook, John A. Murphy, 2010
3
British Elections and Parties Review
Essentially this involves a damage limitation exercise, its aim to kill off or otherwise reduce the life expectancy of the attention cycle of an unfavourable news story that casts the party in an non-advantageous position. The objective of the ...
David Denver, Justin Fisher, Steve Ludlam, 2013
4
Investment Risk Management
The new management went on a damage-limitation exercise. This eventually succeeded in keeping the company afloat, despite hard knocks to its former prestige. It is a process of reputation risk recovery, which could not have been conducted ...
Yen Yee Chong, 2004
5
Energy Efficiency Improvement of Geotechnical Systems: ...
The analysis of centralized model of collective behaviour of automatic machines where each party follows “all or nothing” principle is given. As far as necessitated rejection of resource is concerned, damage limitation exercise has been worked  ...
Genadiy Pivnyak, Oleksandr Beshta, Mykhaylo Alekseyev, 2013
6
Women, Power and Policy: Comparative Studies of Childcare
Even if it is considered that demands did exist of which the Convenor was unaware, this does not prove that he was on a damage limitation exercise. From the evidence of the Convenor's statements (detailed above) it does not appear that this ...
Jennifer Marchbank, 2004
7
Employment Relations And Public Services' 'modernisation' ...
As well as a “damage limitation exercise” the unions' rationale for involvement in Best Value and partnership included taking into account the interests of a wider constituency of “stakeholders”. At face value this appears to reflect partnership as  ...
‎2005
8
International Product Liability [2007]
Product recall is a damage limitation exercise. The failure to institute a product recall in certain circumstances could lead to an award of punitive damages against the manufacturer.67The failure by a plaintiff to respond to a well managed ...
Christian Campbell, 2007
9
The CIA, the British Left, and the Cold War: Calling the Tune?
... the Congress within the New York intellectual community - immediately accepted it.82 When the piece and accompanying explanation appeared in Dissent, Josselson immediately launched a damage-limitation exercise, instructing Spender ...
Hugh Wilford, 2003
10
Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary
'damage limitation noun [u] the process of limiting the damaging effects of an action or mistake, or the attempt in war to use careful planning to avoid unnecessary death: The government is involved in a damage limitation exercise to minimize ...
‎2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DAMAGE LIMITATION EXERCISE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term damage limitation exercise is used in the context of the following news items.
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Vatanen ready to fight back after challenging Rally Poland
... Trophy lead, but in the end the event turned into a damage limitation exercise for the Finn – after which he nonetheless salvaged third place. «RallySport Magazine, Jul 15»
2
Sometimes owners may have a point
Instead it turned into a damage limitation exercise thanks to the hugely offensive antics of Pearson Junior and his pals. Of course, a father can't ... «Times of Malta, Jul 15»
3
Andy Reid hoping to be passed fit to race at Knockhill
... Motorpoint British Supersport Championship at Knockhill in Scotland to be a damage limitation exercise after the Jordanstown rider fractured ... «Belfast Newsletter, Jul 15»
4
Argentina will play Chile in the final
The final moments are a damage limitation exercise by Paraguay. The quarter-final winners over Brazil don't know what has hit them. Argentina ... «BBC Sport, Jun 15»
5
Laura Collett pays tribute to Kauto Star
Their PR machine leapt into overdrive in a damage limitation exercise which fools no one. There is a story here and it will come out. This great ... «Horse & Hound, Jun 15»
6
Awesome Aslam in one-man show
From then on it was going to be a damage limitation exercise for an Austerlands side - without front-line batsman Adam Young, because of a ... «Oldham Chronicle, Jun 15»
7
MotoGP Assen: Lorenzo: We saved a difficult situation
... he shot into third place on the opening lap and remained there throughout, clinching the final podium place in a damage limitation exercise ... «crash.net, Jun 15»
8
Being prepared for employment issues
... avoid falling into a bear trap, rather than seek advice when the trap has been triggered and have to engage in a damage limitation exercise. «Lexology, Jun 15»
9
Why are journalists surprised that Israel kills children?
... seem unware of the reality that an Israeli announcement of an “independent investigation” is nothing more than a damage limitation exercise, ... «The Electronic Intifada, Jun 15»
10
Newcastle United head coach Steve McClaren is no patsy - as his …
Certainly there has been a change in tack since Ashley took to the airwaves in a damage limitation exercise hours before the kick-off in the ... «ChronicleLive, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Damage limitation exercise [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/damage-limitation-exercise>. Apr 2020 ».
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