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Related to aport: Apport, sport


On or toward the port or left side of a ship.
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adv, adj (postpositive)
(Nautical Terms) nautical on or towards the port side: with the helm aport.
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(əˈpɔrt, əˈpoʊrt)

on or toward the port side of a ship: whales aport.
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Cu toate ca cele mai frecvente efecte adverse ale antipsihoticelor atipice sunt reprezentate de tulburarile metabolismului lipidelor si cresterea ponderala, iar acestea au repercusiuni severe in ceea ce priveste dezvoltarea tubului neural, precum si cresterea corporala in sine a fatului, fie in sensul subdezvoltarii, fie in cel al supradezvoltarii ponderale, s-a demonstrat ca un regim alimentar echilibrat al mamei, insotit de un adecvat aport exogen de folati si de o educatie prenatala, cat si postnatala corespunzatoare pot controla, in mod optim, aceste probleme.
In intreaga perioada (1919-1939), diplomatia militara romana, constituita din atasatii militari si Sectia a II-a din Statul Major General care ii coordona, din ofiterii sectiei operatii supervizati chiar de Seful Statului Major General care cooperau in cadrul Micii Intelegeri si a Pactului Balcanic, a avut un aport hotarator in infaptuirea politicii de aliante a Romaniei pentru apararea integritatii sale teritoriale in noile fruntarii (60).
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This determination should include consideration of whether the provision imposes restrictions on the attorney broader than the attorney's own client would be able to insist aport, whether the provision would limit the attorney's independent professional judgment in the representation of other clients, whether the provision allows an opposing party to indirectly achieve a restriction on the lawyer's right to practice, whether the provision benefits the client or the opposing party and whether the provision furthers or hinders the public policy reasons Rule 4-5.6 was founded upon.
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