Public+tranquillity

  • 1 public tranquillity —    internal repression    As in the Department of Internal Tranquillity in China …

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  • 2 Tranquillity — (also spelled tranquility [ [http://www.answers.com/tranquility r=67] , retrieved on 09 18 2007.] [ [http://www.yourdictionary.com/ahd/t/t0312900.html#T1557800] , retrieved on 09 18 2007.] or called equanimity) is the quality of calm experienced… …

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  • 3 public and domestic tranquillity — Public peace. The expression means nothing more than the public peace, which is made up of the aggregate of individual peace and domestic peace, and is nothing more than a subdivision of the one and an aggregation of the other. One cannot… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 4 public peace — That invisible sense of security, which every man feels so necessary to his comfort, and for which all governments are instituted. State v Benedict, 11 Vt 236. See public and domestic tranquillity …

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  • 5 Penal Code (Singapore) — The Penal Code of Singapore [Singapore Statute | c ed = 1985] sets out general principles of the criminal law of Singapore, as well as the elements and penalties of common criminal offences such as homicide, theft and cheating. The Penal Code… …

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  • 6 Franklin Pierce: Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Friday, March 4, 1853       It is a relief to feel that no heart but my own can know the personal regret and bitter sorrow over which I have been borne to a position so suitable for others rather than desirable for myself.… …

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  • 7 Calendar of 1995 — ▪ 1996 January January 1       Cardoso assumes office       Having won some 54% of the ballots cast in the October 1994 election, Fernando Cardoso took the oath of office as president of Brazil. As chief executive of South America s largest… …

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  • 8 Thomas Jefferson: Second Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Monday, March 4, 1805       Proceeding, fellow citizens, to that qualification which the Constitution requires before my entrance on the charge again conferred on me, it is my duty to express the deep sense I entertain of… …

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  • 9 Criminal law of Singapore — A variety of activities ranging from smoking to carrying durians is banned on Singapore s Mass Rapid Transit system. Although the legal system of Singapore is a common law system, the criminal law of Singapore is largely statutory in nature. The… …

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  • 10 peace — n. 1. Calm, repose, quiet, tranquility, stillness, silence, calmness, quietness. 2. Amity, harmony. 3. Public tranquillity, good order, quiet. 4. Tranquillity, calmness, quiet of conscience. 5. Harmony, concord, reconciliation, pacification …

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  • 11 French Concordat of 1801, The — • This name is given to the convention of the 26th Messidor, year IX (July 16, 1802), whereby Pope Pius VII and Bonaparte, First Consul, re established the Catholic Church in France Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. French Concordat of… …

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  • 12 Concordat of 1801 —     The French Concordat of 1801     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The French Concordat of 1801     This name is given to the convention of the 26th Messidor, year IX (July 16, 1802), whereby Pope Pius VII and Bonaparte, First Consul, re established… …

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  • 13 French Concordat of 1801 —     The French Concordat of 1801     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The French Concordat of 1801     This name is given to the convention of the 26th Messidor, year IX (July 16, 1802), whereby Pope Pius VII and Bonaparte, First Consul, re established… …

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  • 14 breach — The breaking or violating of a law, right, obligation, engagement, or duty, either by commission or omission. Exists where one party to contract fails to carry out term, promise, or condition of the contract Rights and remedies. Parts 6 and 7 of… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 breach — The breaking or violating of a law, right, obligation, engagement, or duty, either by commission or omission. Exists where one party to contract fails to carry out term, promise, or condition of the contract Rights and remedies. Parts 6 and 7 of… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 16 disturbing the peace — ▪ law also called  Breach Of The Peace,         any of three distinct types of legal offense. In its broadest sense, the term is synonymous with crime itself and means an indictable offense. In another and more common sense, however, the phrase… …

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  • 17 order — I. n. 1. Method, regularity, symmetry, regular arrangement, disposition. 2. Fit condition, proper state. 3. Regulation, rule, canon, prescription, law, standing rule. 4. Regular government, public tranquillity, peace, quiet, discipline. 5.… …

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  • 18 pacification — The act of making peace between two hostile or belligerent states; reestablishment of public tranquillity …

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  • 19 tran|quil|li|ty — «trang KWIHL uh tee, tran », noun. tranquil condition; calmness; peacefulness; quiet: »Public tranquillity is shattered during revolution …

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  • 20 Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …

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