implemented implemented  /ˈɪm plə ˌmɛn təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) forced or compelled or put in force

Usage(s):

  1. This is one of many pilot programs that are being tested, but none are being implemented fast enough to address the severity of the challenge.
  2. A hefty new state tobacco tax implemented this week has smokers fuming.
  3. Plus: Expected Health and Human Services nominee Daschle says he hopes to enact a health care plan next year, which would be implemented over several years.

News

  1. Fire restrictions issued for public lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service

    In addition to the Stage 1 Fire Restrictions implemented in Fremont County on Wednesday, beginning immediately, Stage 1 fire restrictions are in place on public lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service for Pike and San Isabel National Forests located in Fremont, Chaffee, Clear Creek, Custer, Douglas, El Paso, Huerfano, Jefferson, Lake, Las Animas, Park, Pueblo, Saguache and Teller counties.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Canon City Daily Record

  2. Skilled Care Pharmacy and TCGRx Partner to Implement State-of-the-Art ShortCycleRx(R) Solution With Imaging Technology

    Skilled Care Pharmacy, a long-term care pharmacy in Mason, OH, has implemented a comprehensive system allowing them to provide a higher level of service as well as short-cycle dispensing to their customers. ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Tougher crab harvest restrictions implemented

    Virginia and Maryland regulatory agencies recently implemented 10% reduction quotas for the commercial harvest of female crabs (sooks) throughout the Chesapeake Bay region.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Southside Sentinel

Quotes

  1. Mr Blair said: "These changes are significant and, once implemented, should have a dramatic influence on the daily lives of the people of Gaza and on the private sector."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Tony Blair Source: BBC News

  2. "The most important lesson to be taken away is that the benefits of legalization depend strongly on how it is implemented. Some veteran growers in far northern California oppose legalization, fearing it would increase competition and cut profits,...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Daniel Hamburg Source: Birmingham Star

  3. "The fiscal stimulus we have implemented was necessary to protect our economies from a much worse crisis," he said. "It worked. But we are not out of the woods, yet. The recovery and private demand is not yet assured in all G20 countries and...
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Stephen Harper Source: Montreal Gazette

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