Lawing Law"ing, n. [So called because done in compliance with an English forest law.] Expeditation. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lawing — Law ing, n. Going to law; litigation. Holinshed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lawing — I. ˈlȯiŋ noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, gerund of lawen to go to law more at law 1. : litigation 2. obsolete …   Useful english dictionary

  • lawing — /law ing/, n. Scot. a bill, esp. for food or drink in a tavern. [1525 35; obs. Scots law bill, ME (dial.) lagh < ON lag price, tax, proper place (cf. LAW1) + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • lawing — noun Going to law; litigation …   Wiktionary

  • lawing — lɔː n. rule enacted by a community or country; body of rules by which order and justice is maintained; study of laws, jurisprudence; legal profession; custom, principle, convention v. litigate; sue, prosecute …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lawing — law·ing …   English syllables

  • lawing a mastiff — The practice of cutting off the claws and ball or pelote of the forefeet to prevent the dogs from running after deer in the king s forest. See 3 Bl Comm 72 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • W. Craig Lawing — William Craig Lawing (born 1925)[1] was a member of the North Carolina House of Representatives (1971–1976) and of the North Carolina Senate (1977–1984) representing Mecklenburg County, and served as President Pro Tempore of the North Carolina… …   Wikipedia

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  • The Bonnie Banks o' Loch Lomond — Loch Lomond is a traditional Scottish song (Roud # 9598). It was first published in 1841 in Vocal Melodies of Scotland [ [ Vocal Melodies of Scotland] ] .Loch Lomond is a large Scottish loch… …   Wikipedia

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