combat in a sentence
Example sentences for combat
Two dropped out because of combat wounds that required attention.
The first unmanned combat aircraft is about to take to the skies.
Serving in a war carries with it the possibility of being wounded or dying in combat.
It is employed today to combat phobias, control bad habits and enhance performance.
Last season's collection of combat outfits merely scratched the surface of peculiar, quirky or downright silly ensembles.
But he said community colleges could combat those trends with strengths of their own.
Viewed from this perspective, the right way to combat inequality and increase mobility is clear.
Her job is to train soldiers in hand-to-hand combat.
The lack of good information on global soils is hampering efforts to improve agriculture and combat climate change.
Silk had made his reputation as a combat photographer.
The best war journalism puts its audience in close proximity to combat.
Smartphones and tablets may soon be deployed more widely in combat zones as well.
Head-to-head combat is common enough in the animal world.
People spend billions of dollars every year to combat this common affliction.
With dinosaur-on-dinosaur combat ruled out, the researchers looked at diseases that had been proposed to account for the damage.
Others outfit those who combat future or local troublemakers.
Educate them about their right to help combat fear-mongering by copyright holders.
During combat operations, pilot control is critical.
The laptop data allows troops to consider a host of combat scenarios while exercises are actually taking place.
Porphyrins are light-activated chemicals that can be used to combat ills including tumors and diseases of the eye.
The information could help battlefield medics make quicker, more accurate diagnoses of combat trauma.
Would that more of us chose the path of amity rather than combat.
For now only powerful fungicides can fully combat the disease.
Now, there's a new wave of reconnaissance bots being prepared for combat.
He didn't complain, but only filled the room with his experience of wearing combat boots, and carrying a gun to work everyday.
The combat helmet is one of the oldest pieces of military equipment still used on the battlefield.
To combat invasive species, governments are focusing on how they handle ship ballast.
We must know what it really is in order best to combat it.
Drugs companies are charging top dollar for treatments tailored to combat specific types of cancer.
In the event of combat and/or unrest, looting could become much worse.
To combat this, environmental groups have made public education a priority.
They do not say who is responsible but are urging the warring factions to let civilians leave the combat zone.
Flying bots rule the skies in combat zones around the globe.
Most of these are reconnaissance craft, but pilotless aircraft will also be the combat vehicles of the future.
Scientists have debated whether the spikes were used for display or in combat.
The tools are already out there to combat this type of scenario.
But researchers may have found a way to combat these voracious pests without costly insecticides.
Internships outside of academe will help your students to combat that stereotype.
Fortunately, increased information seems to combat such miscalculations.
Such findings could help modern-day public health officials combat the severe liver disease.
Players won't be able to engage in combat while they're in the lobby, but there will be plenty of other things to keep them busy.
Read about the government's efforts to combat the illicit drug industry.
Not only does warm water soothe us, it can combat loneliness.
Gesell argued that a higher velocity of money helps combat deflation.
Growing natural cover on a building's roof can help combat all these effects and more, scientists say.
Error of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
The principal injury lies in the psychic exertion which they cost, and in the further exertion needed to combat them.
One way our department has tried to combat that is by being more aware of faculty presence in their offices.
They are also one of the few places that combat economic disparity on campus.
It could also be the combat is not the ultimate measure of human greatness.
For example, some elderly people combat forgetfulness by simply writing things down.
The sleeves of his camouflage shirt are cut off and his combat boots are untied.
The flea beetles used to combat spurge, for example, are no magic bullet.
Two alternative programs to combat the disease have been proposed.
Their fraught kinship is what makes their combat so gruelling.
Epidemiologists study patterns in order to combat infection.
The problem is a culture of exposure that is far more advanced than any efforts to combat online cruelty.
In aerial combat, then, low tech may be the new high tech.
The three main goals are to reduce prices, improve the security of supply and combat climate change.
These attributes are genetically programmed functions of normal cells that are intended to combat infection or repair injury.
He then describes the same officials' extraordinary efforts to combat the calamitous consequences.
To combat this problem, some firms try to involve consumers in developing their brands.
Such an approach may, in the short term, have encouraged some voters to support measures to combat climate change.
Most of the time, companies will decide to combat piracy of their products by sending in the lawyers with all guns blazing.
After a hesitant start, combat troops contained sporadic rioting, including pitched battles between red shirts and residents.
As the movie opens, the unit is still being denied the opportunity to fly in a significant combat role.
Many of his advisers had long advocated modeling and actively planning for nuclear combat.
Combat medics stanched the marine's bleeding, inflated his collapsed lung, and eased his pain.
There's not too much combat, but there is way too much to do in combat.
Providing them with modern energy would improve public health and combat climate change.
The core system employs a frequency-hopping transceiver to combat interference and fading.
About six hours after injection, the cells start producing proteins that combat the damaging inflammation.
It is reasonable to argue whether these measures are necessary to combat piracy.
Unfortunately for the wolverine, which is already endangered, action to combat the climate change behind this has been slow.
It is not our natural state to be actively seeking physical combat with other humans.
It's used to combat stage fright, or performance anxiety, and tremor.
Ironic when you see the worldwide efforts used in the past few decades to combat acid rains.
They have an odor remediation enzyme product specifically engineered to combat the pig odor problem.
A-10 pilots feel the same bond toward combat infantry.
Our soldiers have been forced to do police duty in combat gear, and they continue to be killed.
For combat soldiers, its meaning is clear: when in doubt, shoot first and ask questions later.
It increases strength and flexibility, reduces joint pain, and helps combat fatigue.
The claims of morality here are recognized with difficulty in actual combat, and disputed when recognized.
The second response of the immune system involves not the production of antibodies but the rallying of cells to combat infection.
But then, this was explicitly billed as ideological combat.
He also started giving huge sums to charity and raised money to combat cerebral palsy.
But, he says, there was more to this than combat and the detainees.
They said this was enough to combat one to two doses of cocaine which should be enough to prevent relapses in many patients.
His hospital uses phage therapy to combat drug- resistant microbes.
Either birds have enzymes that combat oxidation better than mammalian enzymes do, or they produce fewer oxygen radicals.
Arbiter is trying to spread fear towards any action to combat greenhouse gas emissions.
One of the better aspects was a slightly more realistic space combat model, but the combat scenes were too sparse.
Underwater combat on the moon presents a unique set of challenges.
They have non-combat pets in the game that you can have out accompanying your character.
Yes, making leaps in logic is a problem all people must combat.
And the stress of deployment in a hostile combat zone has a corrosive effect on discipline.