take account


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Verb1.take account - be fully aware of; realize fully; "Do you appreciate the full meaning of this letter?"
realize, see, understand, realise - perceive (an idea or situation) mentally; "Now I see!"; "I just can't see your point"; "Does she realize how important this decision is?"; "I don't understand the idea"
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Cause, in the only sense in which it can be practically applied, means "nearly invariable antecedent." We cannot in practice obtain an antecedent which is QUITE invariable, for this would require us to take account of the whole universe, since something not taken account of may prevent the expected effect.
On 25 July, it adopted a decision authorising the 31 million in state support provided two strict conditions are met: first, FagorBrandt must be banned from marketing products under the Vedette brand for another three years, until the end of 2016; second, the group must increase its contribution to the restructuring costs to take account of the cumulative effect of earlier public aid.
Ulrich cites the work of Professor Leonard Berry and others (2) which shows just this: in their Fable Hospital model, the hypothetical initial construction cost of $240 million was increased by $12 million to take account of the enhanced facilities outlined above.