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1

to cause serious damage; weaken

cripple

2

vacancy

a position or job that needs to be filled

3

a point of view

standpoint

4

to attract

lure

5

remedy

naprawić/ lekarstwo

6

the largest part

bulk

7

basic; not well developed

rudimentary

8

spreading out of control

the HIV epidemic is rampant

9

to keep

retain

10

the group of small animals that includes mice and rats

rodent

11

of a relating to space

spacial

12

to prevent for a period of time

regular exercise can help STAVE OFF some effects of normal aging

13

the process of becoming worse

deterioratation

14

to work against

exercise can COUNTERACT this effect

15

damaged or weakened

impaired

16

seriousness

diminish the GRAVITY of conditions/ the gravity of this situation

17

to show

indicate

18

believe, judge

deem/ it is deemed appropriate to analyze in human volunteers

19

a small part

fraction

20

to focus on

target

21

to improve

ENHANCE/ enhancing the quality of life

22

to determine; find out

ascertain

23

to lessen, ease

alleviate