To mitigate definition

To mitigate means: (a) To avoid the adverse impact altogether by not taking a certain action or parts of an action;
To mitigate means: (a) To avoid the adverse impact
To mitigate means: (a) To avoid the adverse impact altogether by not taking a certain action or parts of an action; (b) to minimize adverse impacts by limiting the degree or magnitude of the action and its implementation, by using appropriate technology or by taking affirmative steps to avoid or reduce impacts; (c) to rectify adverse impacts by repairing, rehabilitating, or restoring the affected environment; (d) to reduce or eliminate adverse impacts over time by preservation and maintenance operations during the life of the action; (e) to compensate for the impact by replacing, enhancing, or providing substitute resources or environments; or (f) to monitor the adverse impact and take appropriate corrective measures. [2021 c 65 § 84; 1994 c 232 § 2.]

Examples of To mitigate in a sentence

  • To mitigate risk it is strongly advised that DTC Participants file their claims as soon as possible as the depositary and/or their agents will not be liable for claims filed less than six months before the specified deadline.

  • To mitigate the additional cost of the KCC performing this task, I acknowledge that I must provide the name and address of the surface owner by filling out the top section of this form and that I am being charged a $30.00 handling fee, payable to the KCC, which is enclosed with this form.

  • To mitigate such risks, we have stipulated the minimum credit rating of the issuer of collateral security (‘AA’ for long-term instruments / A1+ for money market instruments), maximum duration of the collateral security (10 years) and minimum haircuts on the value of the security.

  • To mitigate such risks, the schemes shall carry out repo transactions with only those counterparties, which has a credit rating of ‘A1+’ or ‘AA- and above’.

  • To mitigate exposure to credit risk on cash and cash equivalents, the Company has established policies to limit the concentration of credit risk with any given banking institution where the funds are held, to ensure counterparties demonstrate minimum acceptable credit risk worthiness and ensure liquidity of available funds.

  • To mitigate such risks, the scheme shall carry out repo transactions with only those counterparties, which has a credit rating of ‘A1+’ or ‘AA- and above’.

  • To mitigate, to the extent practicable, any harmful effect that is known to Business Associate of a use or disclosure of PHI by Business Associate or its subcontractors in violation of the requirements of this Addendum.

  • To mitigate these risks, the Company implements and operates a financial risk policy and program that closely monitors and manages such risks.

  • To mitigate this risk the Directors may temporarily suspend the determination of the NAV of any Fund until a fair or reasonable valuation of the investments held can be determined.

  • To mitigate its damages, Purchaser may fully defend any claim from any Customer that any Goods supplied by Seller are defective, in breach of warranty, or otherwise did not meet applicable legal or contractual requirements because such Customer may attempt to hold Purchaser responsible for problems caused in whole or in part by Seller.

More Definitions of To mitigate

To mitigate or “mitigation” means activity designed and technologically demonstrated as practical to restore, create, or replace the environmental functions provided by an area before pollution occurred.
To mitigate means (a) to avoid the adverse impact
To mitigate means to “make less severe, serious, or painful” (Oxford Dictionary, 2001). The termrisk mitigation” is used by some authors to incorporate risk handling approaches that do not just mitigate risk. Singhal et al. (2012) proposes three such “risk mitigation” approaches i.e. “Shaper” where efforts are made to avoid the risk, “Acceptor” where the risks and uncertainties are accepted and managed and “Recovery” which draws on continuity management and development of quick recovery plans. Simangunsong et al. (2012) refer to similar approaches under the banner of “Uncertainty Management” strategies. These include reducing uncertainty, acceptance and minimization of the impact of uncertainty, and mitigation (lessening the adverse effects of the outcome of supply-chain activities. Tang (2006) proposes that risk may be mitigated through four basic approaches (supply management, demand management, product management, and information management) that a firm could deploy through a coordinated/collaborative mechanism.

Related to To mitigate

  • Mitigate means DST’s deployment of security controls as necessary, in its discretion, which are reasonably designed to reduce the adverse effects of threats and reduce risk exposure.

  • Compensatory mitigation means types of mitigation used to replace project-induced critical area and buffer losses or impacts.

  • Extremity means hand, elbow, arm below the elbow, foot, knee, and leg below the knee.

  • Mitigation (NR 115.03(4r)) means balancing measures that are designed, implemented and function to restore natural functions and values that are otherwise lost through development and human activities.

  • Legal and Sustainable means production and process methods, also referred to as timber production standards, and in the context of social criteria, contract performance conditions (only), as defined by the document titled "UK Government timber procurement policy: Definition of Legal and Sustainable for timber procurement" (available from the Authority on request and from the CPET website). The edition current on the day the Contract is awarded shall apply.

  • Harm means ill-treatment or the impairment of health or development, including for example, impairment suffered from seeing or hearing the ill-treatment of another;

  • Reasonable Efforts means, with respect to any action required to be made, attempted, or taken by an Interconnection Party or by a Construction Party under Tariff, Part IV or Part VI, an Interconnection Service Agreement, or a Construction Service Agreement, such efforts as are timely and consistent with Good Utility Practice and with efforts that such party would undertake for the protection of its own interests.

  • Autism means a developmental disability significantly affecting verbal and nonverbal communication and social interaction, generally evident before age three (3) that adversely affects a child’s educational performance. Other characteristics often associated with autism are engagement in repetitive activities and stereotyped movements, resistance to environmental change or change in daily routines, and unusual responses to sensory experiences. The term shall not apply if a child’s educational performance is adversely affected primarily because the child has an emotional-behavior disability.

  • Minimize means to reduce and/or eliminate to the extent achievable using control measures (including BMPs) that are technologically available, economically practicable, and achievable in light of best industry or municipal practices.

  • Vulnerability means a weakness of an asset or mitigation that can be exploited by one or more threats.

  • HSP’s Personnel and Volunteers means the Controlling Shareholders (if any), directors, officers, employees, agents, volunteers and other representatives of the HSP. In addition to the foregoing, HSP’s Personnel and Volunteers shall include the contractors and subcontractors and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, volunteers or other representatives;

  • Reasonable Commercial Efforts means, with respect to the applicable obligation of the Company, reasonable commercial efforts for similarly situated, publicly-traded companies.

  • Impact means any effect caused by a proposed activity on the environment including human health and safety, flora, fauna, soil, air, water, climate, landscape and historical monuments or other physical structures or the interaction among these factors; it also includes effects on cultural heritage or socio-economic conditions resulting from alterations to those factors;

  • Critical professional work means a cornerstone or fundamental decision, requiring the exercise of sound professional judgement of the effects of a decision within a particular professional field.

  • Severity means the seriousness of a violation as determined by actual or potential negative outcomes for residents and subsequent ac­ tual or potential for harm. Outcomes include any negative effect on the resident's physical, mental or psychosocial well being (i.e., safety, quality of life, quality of care).

  • Good Faith Efforts means actions undertaken by a bidder or contractor to achieve a Contract Specific Goal that the CPO or his or her designee has determined, by their scope, intensity, and appropriateness to the objective, can reasonably be expected to fulfill the program’s requirements.

  • Affordability means a housing unit that satisfies at least one of the following criteria:

  • Diligent Efforts means, with respect to the Product, efforts of a Person to carry out its obligations, and to cause its controlled Affiliates and Product licensees, if any, to carry out their respective obligations, using such efforts and employing such resources normally used by Persons in the pharmaceutical business similar in size and resources to Parent relating to seeking regulatory approval for a product candidate or commercialization of an approved product that is of similar market potential at a similar stage in its development or product life, taking into account issues of market exclusivity, product profile, including efficacy, safety, tolerability and convenience, the competitiveness of alternate products in the marketplace or under development, the availability of existing forms or dosages of the Product for other indications, the launch or sales of a generic or biosimilar product, the regulatory environment and the profitability of the Product (including pricing and reimbursement status) and other relevant considerations, including technical, commercial, legal, scientific and/or medical factors.

  • Business Critical means any function identified in any Statement of Work as Business Critical.

  • Sustainability means the use, development, and protection of resources at a rate and in a manner that enables people to meet their current needs while allowing future generations to meet their own needs; “sustainability” requires simultaneously meeting environmental, economic and community needs.

  • Respite means "relief care" as defined in this rule.

  • Harmful to minors means any picture, image, graphic image file, or other visual depiction that:

  • Respiratory care means the practice of the allied health profession responsible for the direct and


  • Commercially Reasonable and Diligent Efforts means the level of effort and resources normally used by a Party for a product or compound owned or controlled by it, which is of similar market potential and at a similar stage in its development or product life, taking into account, without limitation, with respect to a product issues of safety and efficacy, product profile, the proprietary position of the product, the then current competitive environment for the product and the likely timing of the product’s entry into the market, the regulatory environment of the product, and other relevant scientific, technical and commercial factors. Notwithstanding the foregoing, to the extent that the performance of a Party’s responsibilities hereunder is adversely affected by the other Party’s failure to perform its responsibilities hereunder, such Party shall not be deemed to have failed to use its Commercially Reasonable and Diligent Efforts in performing such responsibilities. Notwithstanding, but not in limitation of the foregoing, Millennium shall be deemed to be using Commercially Reasonable and Diligent Efforts for a Co-Funded Product specifically directed at a particular Designated Target if it is using Commercially Reasonable and Diligent Efforts with respect to a Licensed Compound specifically directed at such Designated Target.

  • ABMS means the American Board of Medical Specialties, which is an umbrella organization for at least 24 medical specialty boards in the United States that assists the specialty boards in developing and implementing educational and professional standards to evaluate and certify physician specialists in the United States. The board recognizes specialty board certification by ABMS.