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Necessary

An expense that is appropriate and helpful in furthering the taxpayer's business or income-producing activity. See also Ordinary defined elsewhere in this glossary.
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The majority of APRNs (74%) believe the MD or APRN is in the best position to address unnecessary tests and procedures.
By contrast, black women and Medicare recipients had below-average rates of potentially unnecessary repeat cesareans (62% and 59%, respectively), and the rate reached 70% in rural hospitals and in government-owned facilities.
Comment on "data exclusivity": While not mentioned in The Lancet statement, medical ethics should also look at international trade agreements that require unnecessary trials.
Errors in space management: You can correct errors in space management by changing management class policies, removing undefined DSORG data sets, removing uncataloged data sets, and halting any other unnecessary HSM recall/migration/backup activity.
Base year books are always open for review to avoid unnecessary debate.
The proposal to award a 15-to-30 percent bounty to individuals providing information on underpayments by corporate and other taxpayers and to establish an IRS "Whistleblower Office" is unnecessary and would outsource an inherently governmental function, i.
Second, you state that the "provisional ballot is a good idea, but unnecessary if the voter does his job.
The organ of Chievitz is thought to function as a mechanosensor in the lateral wall of the oral cavity that is involved in deglutition, sucking, mastication, and speech; therefore, unnecessary surgical removal is best avoided.
The excavator's engine and transmission suffer unnecessary damage when they're not packaged right.
This label promises that the chickens are "free from any unnecessary fear and distress; free from unnecessary pain, injury and disease; free from hunger and thirst; and free from unnecessary discomfort.
It was used by everyone from Lyndon Johnson to The Economist to justify more than 58,000 unnecessary American combat deaths in Vietnam.
The provincial council, meeting in Montreal this fall, also directed the chancellor of the province to prepare an amendment to the canons (laws) that would make such elections unnecessary in the future.