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  • 1 Disposal of human corpses — is the practice and process of dealing with the remains of a deceased human being. Human corpses present both a sanitation and public health risk. Like most animals, when humans die, their bodies start to decompose, emitting a foul odor and… …

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  • 2 disposal — dis‧pos‧al [dɪˈspəʊzl ǁ ˈspoʊ ] noun 1. [uncountable] when someone gets rid of something they no longer need or want: disposal of • European Community environment ministers agreed to tighten controls on the production, transport and disposal of… …

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  • 3 disposal — disposal, disposition are frequently used without clear distinction when they mean the act or the power of disposing of something. However, when the emphasis is upon what shall be done with money, property, or possessions, disposal tends to imply …

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  • 4 Disposal — Dis*pos al, n. [From {Dispose}.] 1. The act of disposing, or disposing of, anything; arrangement; orderly distribution; a putting in order; as, the disposal of the troops in two lines. [1913 Webster] 2. Ordering; regulation; adjustment;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 disposal — disposal, disposition In general, disposal is the noun corresponding to dispose of (= get rid of) and disposition corresponds to dispose (= arrange). So the disposition of the furniture refers to the way the furniture is laid out, whereas the… …

    Modern English usage

  • 6 disposal — [di spō′zəl] n. 1. the act of disposing; specif., a) arrangement in a particular order [the disposal of furniture in a room] b) a dealing with matters or settling of affairs c) a giving away; transfer; bestowal d) a getting rid of 2. the power to …

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  • 7 The Vatican —     The Vatican     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Vatican     This subject will be treated under the following heads:     I. Introduction; II. Architectural History of the Vatican Palace; III. Description of the Palace; IV. Description of the… …

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  • 8 The Carmelite Order —     The Carmelite Order     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Carmelite Order     One of the mendicant orders.     Origin     The date of the foundation of the Order of Our Lady of Mount Carmel has been under discussion from the fourteenth century to …

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  • 9 The Flying Head — The Flying Head, or Ko nea rau neh neh, is a spiritual being within the traditional belief systems of the Iroquois people.cite book | last =Hoffman | first =Charles Fenno | title =Wild scenes in the forest and prairie {Chapter II: Ko nea rau neh… …

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  • 10 The Knights Templar —     The Knights Templars     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Knights Templars     The Knights Templars were the earliest founders of the military orders, and are the type on which the others are modelled. They are marked in history     (1) by their …

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  • 11 The Pious Fund of the Californias —     The Pious Fund of the Californias     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Pious Fund of the Californias     (Fondo Piadoso de las Californias)     The Pious Fund of the Californias had its origin, in 1697, in voluntary donations made by individuals …

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  • 12 The Vatican as a Scientific Institute —     The Vatican Palace, as a Scientific Institute     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Vatican Palace, as a Scientific Institute     Regarded from the point of view of scientific productivity, the Vatican is the busiest scientific workshop in Rome.… …

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  • 13 The Hindu Senior Secondary School, Triplicane — The Hindu Senior Secondary School , Triplicane, Chennai. HistoryStarted on 4.6.1971 (Friday) with a total strength of 171 which on its rolls has now risen to be a Senior Secondary School Junior College with a strength of more than 2500 students… …

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  • 14 The Sexual Life of Savages in North-Western Melanesia — is a 1929 book by anthropologist Bronisław Malinowski. It contains ethnographic data that proves that the Freudian Oedipus complex is not universal.This important work is his second in the trilogy on the Trobriander, with the other two being… …

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  • 15 disposal — dis|pos|al [dıˈspəuzəl US ˈspou ] n 1.) [U] when you get rid of something disposal of ▪ the safe disposal of radioactive waste ▪ bomb disposal experts 2.) at sb s disposal available for someone to use ▪ Tanner had a lot of cash at his disposal …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 disposal — disposal1 /di spoh zeuhl/, n. 1. an act or instance of disposing; arrangement: the disposal of the troops. 2. a disposing of or getting rid of something: the disposal of waste material. 3. a disposing or allotting of, as by gift or sale; bestowal …

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  • 17 disposal — I dis•pos•al [[t]dɪˈspoʊ zəl[/t]] n. 1) an act or instance of disposing; arrangement: the disposal of the troops[/ex] 2) a disposing of or getting rid of something: the disposal of wastes[/ex] 3) a disposing or allotting of, as by gift or sale;… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 18 disposal — dis|pos|al [ dı spouzl ] noun ** 1. ) uncount the process of getting rid of something: disposal of: the disposal of nuclear waste at sea 2. ) count AMERICAN a GARBAGE DISPOSAL at your disposal available for you to use at any time: A car and… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 disposal */*/ — UK [dɪˈspəʊz(ə)l] / US [dɪˈspoʊz(ə)l] noun [uncountable] Word forms disposal : singular disposal plural disposals the process of getting rid of something disposal of: the disposal of nuclear waste at sea • at your disposal …

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  • 20 disposal — noun 1) garbage ready for disposal Syn: throwing away, discarding, jettisoning, scrapping, recycling; informal dumping, ditching, chucking, deep sixing 2) the disposal of the troops in two lines Syn: arrangement, arranging …

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