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Noun1.instilment - the introduction of a liquid (by pouring or injection) drop by drop
intromission, insertion, introduction - the act of putting one thing into another
infusion - (medicine) the passive introduction of a substance (a fluid or drug or electrolyte) into a vein or between tissues (as by gravitational force)
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The instilment thereof into her mind would probably have caused this aged sister to drop down dead, at once, as by the effect of an intensely poisonous infusion.
Health Minister Ghassan Hasbani spoke on behalf of his colleagues, expressing his party's commitment to the success of the government and the presidential mandate in the reconstruction of the State of institutions and the instilment of trust in State institutions.
As noted above, the family continuity dimension includes the instilment of family values in the operation of the business (Debicki et al.
Among the organization's achievements recounted in the article were (1) the newfound ability of the youths to persuade their parents to adopt better farm and home practices, (2) the instilment of leadership qualities in the children, (3) the newly sparked interest in learning in the children, many of whom had dropped out of school, and (4) the cultivation in the youths of the desire to remain on the farm and to look upon farming as an attractive career, a trait judged especially valuable in an era when many (more than a million in 1925 alone) were leaving the farm to pursue other careers.
105) But the instilment of such pride by playing into the mythic ideal during the pre-war years made the sting of internment and disfranchisement that much more severe.
They include the instilment of discipline that lasts a lifetime.
This insistence on poetic justice as well as the trust in the workings of divine Providence is an excellent instrument for the instilment of socially desirable values, which remains in agreement with the general ideology of the period.