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  • 1 eminent person — index paragon Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 person of prominence — eminent person, important individual, distinguished person …

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  • 3 person of high standing — eminent person, distinguished individual …

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  • 4 eminent — em|i|nent [ˈemınənt] adj [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: , present participle of eminere to stand out ] an eminent person is famous, important, and respected ▪ an eminent lawyer …

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  • 5 eminent — [[t]e̱mɪnənt[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n An eminent person is well known and respected, especially because they are good at their profession. ...an eminent scientist …

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  • 6 eminent — adjective an eminent person is famous and admired by many people: an eminent lawyer see famous …

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  • 7 Eminent domain — (United States), compulsory purchase (United Kingdom, New Zealand, Ireland), resumption/compulsory acquisition (Australia), or expropriation (South Africa and Canada) is an action of the state to seize a citizen s private property, expropriate… …

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  • 8 eminent domain — em·i·nent do·main / e mə nənt / n: the right of the government to take property from a private owner for public use by virtue of the superior dominion of its sovereignty over all lands within its jurisdiction see also condemn, expropriate, take… …

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  • 9 Eminent Domain — The power the government has to obtain the property of an individual even without the person s full consent. In most countries, including the U.S., the land owner will be compensated for the land at fair market value. This power allows the… …

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  • 10 Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men — The Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men were five volumes of Dionysius Lardner’s 133 volume Cabinet Cyclopaedia (1829 ndash;46). Aimed at the self educating middle class, this encyclopedia was written during the nineteenth… …

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  • 11 Portal:Food/Selected person — These are the articles that are featured on the Food portal main page. If you wish to add a biography, you will be expected to make a good faith effort to address objections that are raised. Consensus must be reached for a biography to be… …

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  • 12 Right of eminent domain — Domain Do*main , n. [F. domaine, OF. demaine, L. dominium, property, right of ownership, fr. dominus master, owner. See {Dame}, and cf {Demesne}, {Dungeon}.] 1. Dominion; empire; authority. [1913 Webster] 2. The territory over which dominion or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 damage in taking by eminent domain — Physical injury to property not taken caused by any act in the course of the construction of a public improvement which if done by a private individual would give rise to an action at law. Farnandis v Great Northern Railway Co. 41 Wash 486, 84 P… …

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  • 14 Mukkuva kerala — Mukkuva community in Kerala belong to the Dheevara section in Hindus. The major occupation of the dheevaras were limited to fishing in early times. With the support of the fishing community which included mukkuvas and muslims in Calicut and… …

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  • 15 Medical Council of India — The Medical Council of India (MCI) was the statutory body for maintenance of uniform and high standards of medical education in India. The Council grants recognition of medical qualifications, gives accreditation to medical colleges, grants… …

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  • 16 Dr. B. C. Roy Award — Medical Council of India instituted Dr. B.C. Roy Award in 1976 in memory of Bharat Ratna Dr. B. C. Roy. The Award is given annually in each of the following categories: Statesmanship of the Highest Order in India, Medical man cum Statesman,… …

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  • 17 Thomas M'Crie the Elder — For his eldest son, of the same name, see Thomas M Crie the Younger.Thomas M Crie (November, 1772 August 5, 1835) was a Scottish historian, writer, and preacher born in the town of Dunse, Berwickshire in November 1772. He was the eldest of a… …

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  • 18 Teniers, David — • The name of two eminent Flemish landscape painters; the elder, born at Antwerp in 1582; died there in 1649; the younger; born at Antwerp in 1610; died at Brussels in 1694 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Teniers, David      …

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  • 19 Gazetteer — A gazetteer is a geographical dictionary or directory, an important reference for information about places and place names (see: toponomy), used in conjunction with a map or a full atlas.Aurousseau, 61.] It typically contains information… …

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  • 20 Kong Rong — Three Kingdoms infobox Name=Kong Rong imagesize= Caption= Title=Bureaucrat and minor warlord Kingdom= Born=153 Died=208 Simp=孔融 Trad=孔融 Pinyin=Kǒng Róng WG=K ung Jung Zi=Wenju (文舉) Post= Era= Temple= Other=Kong Beihai (孔北海)Kong Rong (153 ndash;… …

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