In other words, we anticipated that positive family relationships would attenuate the effect of individual differences that have been shown to be related to depressed mood.
I think that there are strategies by which we can at least attenuate the negative effects of globalisation, but these strategies need to be more sophisticated than organised protest.
So it's feasible to raise enough antibody there to either completely block or very substantially attenuate the effects that nicotine would have.
Previous research has shown that high-stress individuals and their spouses are at risk for a variety of negative outcomes, including marital and emotional distress, and that social support may attenuate these effects.
Long-term exposure to allergens can attenuate inflammation and revert airway hyperreactivity to normal responsiveness.
Clinicians should refer cocaine-exposed children to early intervention services to attenuate long-term effects.
We expected that family conflict and depression symptoms would generally function as mediators, but also assessed whether they would exacerbate or attenuate the effects of parental drinking problems on children's adjustment.
On the other hand, for their own analysis Carling et al. used an attenuate isosceles triangle with a blunt snout as their model organism, rather than the profile of an eel.
Indeed, distance may strengthen, rather than attenuate social relationships, Fischer argues, and that seems to have been the case in this immigrant community.
Against the wall of Baghel's compound stood a row of finished metal figurines: as attenuated , and retro-modern, as those of Amadeo Modigliani.