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But the open-source phenomenon in computing, compelling as it is, has little in common with how languages grow and spread.
The group's current mission is to spread economic development to the rest of the world.
The idea is to signify some level of unification and to spread awareness.
Miners should spread their risks across countries as well as minerals.
Biologists have discovered that amphibian diseases are spread by bait shops.
The ability to spread underlies the killing power of cancer.
As the country's growing population spread west and south, so too did cricket.
Drizzle olive oil over the cheese, sprinkle it with dried herbs, and serve as an appetizer spread with sliced baguettes.
Right now, antibiotics work by interfering with bacterial function or their spread.
Scientists say this could be a bad year for a rare but often fatal viral infection spread by rural rodents.
Evangelist to spread the word about what information can be shared.
It is telling that the retailers thought it necessary to spread the jobs fair over three full days.
The new research challenges a theory that climate change drives the fungus's spread.
Yet few, if any, of them have spread the disease to other humans.
From there, it spread across the country by way of shipping routes and interstates.
Before buying plants, learn their ultimate height and spread.
Most infectious diseases are spread by bacteria or viruses, which use genes to copy themselves.
Well, that pattern has spread to the community college.
The astonishing spread of wheat rust makes quick containment impossible.
Canvas tents kept the sick separated and less likely to spread the deadly virus.
The benefits of globalization are spread unevenly.
Birds produce chemicals that they spread over their feathers to protect themselves from pathogens.
Clumps spread slowly and need dividing only when bare centers show.
It's mobilizing students to spread damaging gossip about a colleague.
Successful innovations have spread only slowly, if at all.
These plants spread by sending horizontal stems known as runners along or under the ground.
Secondary definitions relate to the spread of cultural ideas or the process by which a new idea becomes accepted.
Our entire financial system relies on borrowing short and lending long and profiting from the spread.
If this mutated virus then finds its way back into wild populations, the birds could then spread the disease through migration.
Scientists are continuing to search for a way to treat infected bats and halt the spread of the disease.
Paradoxically, the need to keep congregations small helped spread the faith.
Gently spread blueberry mixture over cream cheese mixture, leaving some visible.
Government as well as business gains from the spread of ideas through diasporas.
They spread slowly, hug the ground, and have heavy seeds not easily borne on the wind.
Some tendency to self-seed and spread under moist conditions.
The idea of gold coins spread around the world, bringing gold fever with it.
These days, hoaxes and urban legends seem to spread farther and faster than ever.
And their quiet wonder spread to their parents who whispered back.
Your friend might not know he or she is sick and spread germs to you.
They can spread out more on the ground, instead of gathering together for safety.
These need good drainage and spread widely by rhizomes.
Set bottom layer on a platter, then spread with half of frosting.
Modern humans, he contends, didn't start their spread across the globe until after that time.
Install a drip irrigation system or use soaker hoses to minimize the splashing water that can spread waterborne diseases.
Spread cheese mixture on top of pastry and evenly top with peppers.
Though ground covers are tough, they'll grow and spread more quickly if you prepare the planting area carefully.
Public health officials are waking up to the fact that house pets could spread disease during an epidemic.
While gossip may spread far and wide in academia, it doesn't matter.
The evolution of rust to overcome this genetic barrier enabled the disease to spread.
Rumors spread that the music itself could cause mental illness.
But consumer groups say it might help spread mad cow disease.
Distribution refers to the way something is spread out or arranged over a geographic area.
Little solar umbrellas you raise and spread at one end and plug into your computer at the other.
In both cases, there has been a domino effect as problems in one country spread to others.
The results could help control the spread of mosquitoes that carry tropical diseases, such as yellow fever and malaria.
After spending a semester at a one-building community college, she found the university impossibly spread out.
They could crush native mosquito populations and block the spread of disease.
From there, the virus cannot spread any farther because its new neuronal hosts do not make the vital protein.
He spread the paraglider on the ground and waited for the wind.
Toss the apricots with the lemon juice and granulated sugar and spread in the baking pan.
That's not good news for the spread of bird flu, which experts fear could mutate and be transmitted easily among people.
Wealth may not be the only thing people spread when they fork over funds.
Old clumps may be wider than tall because of slow, steady spread by suckers.
The pesticide, which killed insects that spread typhus and malaria, was almost certainly instrumental in saving millions of lives.
It isn't in the wild, and can't be spread in the wild.
The cooking fires lit to celebrate the feast day spread in the high winds until almost all the city was ablaze.
The thawed butter can then be used on fish or chicken, in pasta, on vegetables or as a spread.
The increase might be explained partly by the spread of postdoctoral fellowships, the report suggests.
The government says that it is closely monitoring the swine flu outbreak and is preparing for further spread.
Our use of antibiotics may be helping those viral genes to spread.
As the mouse thinks, the fluorescent proteins spread out along neural pathways.
Spread adhesive around inside of each hole and insert a copper-pipe end cap.
Occupy protests are tough to keep up with, having spread across the four corners of the nation, and beyond them into the net.
They're spread out enough to give you privacy but not so much that it's a long schlep from the car.
Less will make a more easily spread salve that some in our office described as greasy.
Spread the batter with the back of the spoon until it makes a thin circle three inches across.
Spread another circle of batter on the pan in the same way.
Scouts from the chosen box then spread through the swarm, signaling that it was time to move.
Some diseases will spread, such as malaria carried by mosquitoes.
As the new century began, an epidemic of terrorism spread panic around the globe.
Some tumors are referred to as benign because they don't spread elsewhere in the body.
Fanned by high winds, fires from overturned cookstoves and ruptured gas mains spread.
However he quickly spread-eagled before hitting the water and wouldn't fit into the pot.
Consequently, she went and got her precious ointment and spread it on his feet.
They tried to spread their message through rock and roll.
But instead of viruses or bacteria, what is being spread is a distorted protein known as tau.
The realization of the importance of markets for the spread of democracy has important implications.
When that spread disappears, sooner or later, so does liquidity.
But officials said this was because surveillance was improving, not because the spread of the virus was accelerating.
As use of the ballot box has spread, especially to poorer parts of the world, tariffs have fallen.
Riots by unpaid junior soldiers have yet to spread to the middle ranks but may do so.
The spread of unrest across the region threatens wider disruption.
Crews worked around the clock in an attempt to clean up the oil before it could spread too far.
If butter is used, cream the butter, and spread bread before cutting from loaf.
Spread before folding with jam, jelly, or marmalade.
Though dulness never dies, he tried to spread the belief that he had annihilated her particular representatives whom he attacked.
Administrators and faculty members would prefer to see the salaries spread out to account for seniority, merit, or market value.
But, once discovered, profitable lending spread throughout the economy.
The spread between new and used prices would be reduced, and profits on used books would fall ast the same rate.
It's got a large enough surface for me to spread out everything without feeling crowded.
Paradoxically, the rapid spread of new outlets for news and information has led to a decline in the quality of journalism.
In a bull market for junk, the yield spread narrows.
Horror, mystery and science-fiction books have spread their genetic code to a foreign habitat: the literature section.
The officer took the flag and spread it out on the inspection table.
He realized that a gene promoting extreme altruism could spread if the altruist helped its close relations.
Use a butter knife to spread the melted chocolate inside the mold, covering the surface completely.
As long as viruses replicated chiefly through disk exchanges, it could take a year for one to spread around the world.
One is crostini, slices of bread covered with chicken livers or some other savory spread.
Their doctrines spread peacefully and quietly, but with wonderful rapidity.
Nelson and her colleagues created animations that show the spread of the virus among traveling pigs.
The new virus can then spread to humans, rapidly infecting the population since few people are immune, with devastating results.
Simply by coughing, spitting or even talking, an infected individual can spread the bacterium that causes the disease.
By keeping the virus at undetectable levels, researchers believe they can slow the spread of drug-resistant varieties.
It could be for a number of reasons, such as if the disease has spread to the lungs.
They are more likely to have a severe infection and have it spread to other areas of the body.
And our strong feelings about one thing can spread to another.
If many more wide spread home units were used, they would average out, thus again no storage needed.
Distributed computing projects spread difficult problems out among numerous computers, sometimes around the world.
Nor is it unique that a language, spread so far from its homelands, would begin to fracture.
The silicone evaporates quickly and helps spread the active ingredient.
It has also reengineered its spread to grip bagels better.
Top with another cake layer, rounded side up, and spread with another cup buttercream.
Spread half of banana batter in cake pan and sprinkle with half of chocolate mixture.
Spread top of hot toast with all of shrimp mixture, packing it down into a thick even layer and covering surface entirely.
Spread remaining rice mixture over zucchini, then top with remaining zucchini.
Drop spoonfuls of topping around edge of cake and spread gently over center, smoothing evenly.
Spread batter in loaf pan and rap pan several times on counter to eliminate air bubbles.
We spread them on the table with our hosts, opened a bottle of crisp white wine, and went to town in the warm evening air.
Flames spread along the walls, bursting through doorways, blistering paint and tiles and furniture.
Sometimes they spread a sheet over the couch and ate a big bowl of popcorn.
It is not uncommon to see guidebooks and maps spread out on the nascent eatery's outdoor tables.
Its influence and culture had spread across the land, and it had inspired fear among its enemies.
Yet, as word spread, scores of other employees resigned as well.
Afterward, the bacteria lie dormant and cannot spread or infect others.
Then he spread crumbs from a doughnut to gather a flock of pigeons.
Word of his financial plight and failure to honor his commitments spread.
They make six calls in all, spread throughout the movie, and the response to each is different.
It has spread-and it continues to spread-around the world.
Because he hadn't had those vaccines, the infection spread rapidly throughout his body.
Laying chickens are kept in cages, jammed in so tightly that they don't have room to spread their wings.
He was strongly built, had dark hair, and was reading a newspaper spread out on the counter.
Its benefits would be real, but they would be widely and thinly spread.
Football spread through the empire, and then beyond, with a spectacular alacrity.
Think of it as the book-choice version of a tapas bar or buffet spread.
Whatever personal or athletic demons he was taking on, he would use his return to cycling as a way to spread his message.
Publicity dramatically accelerates the spread of the contagion.
It was a big company with employees spread across the nation.
The interiors of continents could turn into deserts, while mosquito-borne diseases could rapidly spread.
If you want to be everything to everybody and spread your resources too thin, you're going to get into trouble.
Responsibility for the nation's infrastructure is currently spread across federal, state, and local governments.
He says he's a capitalist, but he'll spread your wealth.
The spread of wireless technology will allow marketers to do much more with this information.
It has not allowed nonpolitical ideologies to spread.
If you were building a probe to last millions of years and to spread throughout space.
The way patterns of behaviour emerge and spread through society is the subject of intense research at the moment.
The researchers can spread the display over a curved surface without affecting performance.
Malignant tumors continually shed cancer cells into the bloodstream, and these cells can spread the disease to other tissues.
With extreme couponing the benefits are concentrated but the costs are still spread to everyone else.
The benefits of capitalism spread more widely among the population.
Now gestural interfaces are beginning to spread to other areas.
Those transistors were made by spinning the plastic foil to spread a drop of organic liquid into a thin, even layer.
Normally, these polymers are spread out across the substrate by spinning or using a small scraping blade.
Spread feta cheese on each, put yellow cheese on top of the one and cover with the other.
What you're looking for is an interesting spread of opinions because you're trying to capture correlations.
Lets make sure that it is as wide spread of an impact as possible.
She says that these sensors are spread out over large areas and need to transmit large amounts of data.
Slowing the viruses ability to spread would also reduce the rate at which the tumor recedes and hopefully minimize inflammation.
Being so spread out, we'll never be able to mine it all.
When the molecules are confined in some way, they can spread some distance, when in a solid for example.
Everything is spread around and soon they will start talking to each other.
If they spread the small core out you can't run it as fast but the average silicon temperature is less.
Somehow the viruses spread to humans, sparking the current pandemic.
By holding these adapted genes prisoner, the reversed chromosomal section then has the fuel it needs to spread across the land.
When she got home, her husband noticed that the rash had spread to her back.
One way to slow its spread is to treat infected birds with amantadine, an antiviral drug meant for humans.
Birds and bats then spread the seeds and pollen of these remarkable plants.
They merely reflect mutations that happened to arise and spread in one area.
The astronomers expected to find the gas spread uniformly.
Word spread quickly and the invitation list ballooned.
Gravity can spread out anywhere, so it really is different.
Its crest is a volcanic rift zone, where crustal plates spread apart and molten rock erupts to form new seafloor.
But it can spread quickly, leading to lung and kidney failure.
Spirit says restrictions on selling all seats will spread costs over fewer customers, resulting in higher fares.
No one, except those trying to stop the water's spread, got wet.
Spread the pancake with the mascarpone and sprinkle powdered sugar generously on top.
Spread the mixture in an even layer on a large rimmed baking sheet.
He got spread out a couple times but his effort and energy is contagious.
Social panic and economic catastrophe sets in, as news of the virus spread almost as fast as its symptoms do.
With the spread of instantly accessible digital media, music will no longer be constrained by the time limits of a compact disc.
If drought and carelessness had spread brush fires across the city, we'd see it on the evening news every night.
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