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  • 21deferential — a. Respectful, reverential …

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  • 22deferential — adj 1. respectful, regardful, considerate, thoughtful; obedient, dutiful; polite, courteous, civil. 2. submissive, acquiescent, compliant, complaisant, passive, nonresisting, docile, tractable, mealy mouthed, Uncle Tomish; obeisant, prostrate, on …

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  • 23deferential — def·er·en·tial …

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  • 24deferential — UK [ˌdefəˈrenʃ(ə)l] / US adjective showing that you respect someone and want to treat them politely Derived word: deferentially adverb …

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  • 25deferential — def•er•en•tial [[t]ˌdɛf əˈrɛn ʃəl[/t]] adj. showing deference; respectful • Etymology: 1815–25 def er•en′tial•ly, adv …

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  • 26deferential — /dɛfəˈrɛnʃəl/ (say defuh renshuhl) adjective marked by or showing deference; respectful. –deferentially, adverb …

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  • 27deferential — adj. showing deference; respectful. Derivatives: deferentially adv. Etymology: DEFERENCE, after PRUDENTIAL etc …

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  • 28deferential artery — arteria ductus deferentis …

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  • 29ПОСЛУШНЫЙ РАБОЧИЙ И ПОСЛУШНЫЙ ИЗБИРАТЕЛЬ — (deferential worker and deferential voter) см. Послушание; Консерватизм рабочего класса …

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  • 30ПОЧТИТЕЛЬНЫЙ РАБОЧИЙ — (DEFERENTIAL WORKER) Понятие, обозначающее консервативно настроенного рабочего, с почтением относящегося к представителям традиционного правящего класса как к естественным лидерам общества. Д. Локвуд (Lockwood, 1966) утверждал, что почтительные… …

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  • 31deferentially — deferential ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing deference; respectful. DERIVATIVES deferentially adverb …

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  • 32Antony Garrett Lisi — Infobox Scientist name = Antony Garrett Lisi image width = 250px caption = Antony Garrett Lisi in Iceland, for the 2007 FQXI conference. birth date = January 24, 1968 nationality = American field = Theoretical physics alma mater = UCLA UCSD work… …

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  • 33Uniformity and jurisdiction in U.S. federal court tax decisions — refers to an ongoing debate spanning many decades about achievement of uniformity and high quality decisions by federal courts when addressing tax controversies against the backdrop of multiple, regionally diverse courts with federal tax… …

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  • 34deference — Part of the Weberian armoury of concepts dealing with legitimacy , deference has been defined by Howard Newby (The Deferential Worker, 1977) as ‘the form of social interaction which occurs in situations involving the exercise of traditional… …

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  • 35Duty of fair representation — The duty of fair representation is incumbent upon U.S. labor unions that are the exclusive bargaining representative of workers in a particular group. It is the obligation to represent all employees fairly, in good faith, and without… …

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  • 36United States Tax Court — The United States Tax Court is a federal trial court of record established by Congress under Article I of the U.S. Constitution, section 8 of which provides (in part) that the Congress has the power to constitute Tribunals inferior to the supreme …

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  • 37An Exceptionally Simple Theory of Everything — is a preprint proposing a basis for a unified field theory, named E8 Theory , which attempts to describe all known fundamental interactions in physics, and to stand as a possible theory of everything. The preprint was posted to the physics arXiv… …

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  • 38Artery — A vessel that carries blood that is high in oxygen content away from the heart to the farthest reaches of the body. Since blood in arteries is usually full of oxygen, the hemoglobin in the red blood cells is oxygenated. The resultant form of… …

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  • 39plexus — A network or interjoining of nerves and blood vessel s or of lymphatic vessels. [L. a braid] abdominal aortic (nervous) p. [TA] an autonomic p. surrounding the abdominal aorta, directly continuous with the thoracic aortic p. superiorly and …

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  • 40respectful — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. deferential, considerate, attentive, appreciative, courteous, polite, civil, admiring, reverent, revering, reverencing, attending, upholding, regarding, valuing, venerating, taking thought for, recognizing, deferring to …

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