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  • But unfortunately they broke up soon after, because they were not able to capitalize upon the record company's interest.
  • It later appeared on the album Baby It's You, named to capitalize upon the success of the single.
  • Nonetheless, his success in boxing lent him a prominence that he would later capitalize upon during his political career.
  • Detritivores capitalize upon this energy source, creating an alternate and parallel food web of potentially large importance.
  • This model views the student as one with prior knowledge that may be capitalized upon to reach greater results than a banking model that fails to take advantage of this capital.
  • Perhaps we, from an intelligence point of view, should watch for any indication of Russian efforts to capitalize upon this present American credulity.
  • Who originated the Texas Tommy is obscure; most likely it was being done and someone capitalized upon it.
  • Virginia Tech began the quarter in possession of the ball in Tennessee territory, attempting to capitalize upon a drive begun in the third quarter.
  • Sustainable tourism typically involves the conservation of resources that are capitalized upon for tourism purposes.
  • The policy angered the Germans and caused deep resentment, especially of the sort that the Nazis capitalized upon.
  • Georges Martin capitalized upon building kit cars at a time when many riders in Europe couldn't afford to build their own modified cars.
  • Spike has a few weaknesses that Tom tries to capitalize upon: his possessiveness about his bone and his ticklishness.
  • The concept was initially denounced by some for appearing to capitalize upon popular stereotypes about the Amish; later critical reviews were more positive.
  • Independent Trucks quickly became an industry leader and the group saw the opportunity to expand and capitalize upon the rediscovery of skateboarding in America.
  • Unable to capitalize upon the success of "I Fall to Pieces" due to her hospital stay, Cline sought another recording to re-establish herself.
  • It was obvious to his fans that Roventini enjoyed playing the smallness of his character, which Biow and others helped him capitalize upon.
  • For the remainder of the decade, Armor All further capitalized upon the well-known Armor All brand name to encourage international growth and add new products.
  • Derek later appeared in a 1984 film named Bolero, titled to capitalize upon the piece's regenerated popularity.
  • In order to capitalize upon Powell's renown as a dancer, the film was retooled to allow her several showcase musical numbers.
  • Batman's nickname was capitalized upon with the 1999 two-issue comic book story Dark Knight of the Round Table.
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