to a lesser extent


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Adv.1.to a lesser extent - used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs; "less interesting"; "less expensive"; "less quickly"
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You might be able to control as far north as say, Longview, WA, and south to the border with California, but along the way, sharing would come into play, and worse, some form of indemnification to the Mariners and to a lesser extent, the Giants.
The higher fracture rate observed in the new study, he suggests, may result from PPIs and, to a lesser extent, the other acid blockers limiting the calcium available for the body to maintain bone structure.
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Although now increasingly recognized by VC fund managers, this economic sea change initially caught the predominantly Western VC community unprepared, since US (and, to a lesser extent, Israeli) VCs have been traditionally oriented toward US institutions for fund raising, US financial markets and acquirers for fund liquidation, and US customers and revenues for value creation.
Because of this informal dollar bloc, the United States will be able to force all the adjustment to currency onto Europe and to a lesser extent Japan.
This erroneous contact is still evident in e-mail and normal, paid phone calls, but to a lesser extent.
There was no evidence, however, that common foundry variables like mold age, binder percentage or, to a lesser extent, type of organic resin has a major role in the composition of the mold atmosphere.
Members anticipated that the external sector of the economy would continue to exert some restraint on domestic economic activity, though perhaps to a lesser extent than over the past year.
The VCR was helped by ESPN and MTV, and to a lesser extent by NICK and VH-1, so we got into JVC and NEC early.
The six other 100-point scorers-strawberries, oranges, kiwis, raspberries, blackberries, and red or pink grapefruit-- owe their high marks largely to vitamin C, and, to a lesser extent, fiber and potassium.
Fixed-income securities with large coupons tend to be affected to a lesser extent by interest rate changes than are low-coupon securities.