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  • 1 Conspicuous Gallantry Cross — Obverse of the medal. Ribbon: 32mm, white with blue edges and a red central stripe. Awarded by Her Majesty The Queen Country United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland …

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  • 2 Conspicuous Gallantry Cross — Avers de la médaille. Ruban: 32mm, blanc à bords bleus et une bande centrale rouge. Type médaille militaire Éligibilité britannique et forces alliées. Décerné pour ... an act or acts of conspicuous gallantry during active operations against the… …

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  • 3 Conspicuous Only in Its Absence — Studio album by The Great Society Released 1968 …

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  • 4 conspicuous term — or clause A term or clause is conspicuous when it is so written that a reasonable person against whom it is to operate ought to have noticed it. For example, printing in italics or boldface or contrasting color, or typing in capitals or… …

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  • 5 conspicuous clause — conspicuous term or clause A term or clause is conspicuous when it is so written that a reasonable person against whom it is to operate ought to have noticed it. For example, printing in italics or boldface or contrasting color, or typing in… …

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  • 6 conspicuous term or clause — A term or clause is conspicuous when it is so written that a reasonable person against whom it is to operate ought to have noticed it. For example, printing in italics or boldface or contrasting color, or typing in capitals or underlined, is… …

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  • 7 conspicuous term — or clause A term or clause is conspicuous when it is so written that a reasonable person against whom it is to operate ought to have noticed it. For example, printing in italics or boldface or contrasting color, or typing in capitals or… …

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  • 8 conspicuous clause — conspicuous term or clause A term or clause is conspicuous when it is so written that a reasonable person against whom it is to operate ought to have noticed it. For example, printing in italics or boldface or contrasting color, or typing in… …

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  • 9 conspicuous term or clause — A term or clause is conspicuous when it is so written that a reasonable person against whom it is to operate ought to have noticed it. For example, printing in italics or boldface or contrasting color, or typing in capitals or underlined, is… …

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  • 10 Conspicuous Service Medal — Obverse of medal and ribbon Awarded by Australia Type Medal …

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  • 11 Conspicuous Service Cross (Australia) — Conspicuous Service Cross Medal and ribbon Awarded by Australia …

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  • 12 Conspicuous Service Cross — can refer to: Conspicuous Service Cross (Australia) Conspicuous Service Cross (New York) Conspicuous Service Cross (United Kingdom) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …

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  • 13 Conspicuous conservation — is an idea that grew out of Conspicuous Consumption. The term Conspicuous Conservation was coined by Sexton and Sexton.[1] It refers to the relatively recent phenomenon of engaging in activities that are environmentally friendly in order to… …

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  • 14 conspicuous consumption — ➔ consumption * * * conspicuous consumption UK US noun [U] DISAPPROVING ► the practice of buying expensive goods in order to show people how rich you are: »The symbols of conspicuous consumption are the fur coats worn by the rich wives of the… …

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  • 15 conspicuous — [kən spik′yo͞o əs] adj. [L conspicuus, open to view < conspicere, to look at, observe < com , intens. + specere, see: see SPY] 1. easy to see or perceive; obvious [a conspicuous billboard] 2. attracting attention by being unexpected,… …

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  • 16 Conspicuous — Con*spic u*ous, a. [L. conspicuus, fr. conspicere to get sight of, to perceive; con + spicere, specere, to look. See {Spy}] 1. Open to the view; obvious to the eye; easy to be seen; plainly visible; manifest; attracting the eye. [1913 Webster] It …

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  • 17 conspicuous — I adjective apparent, clarus, clear, clear cut, conspicuus, definite, discernible, discoverable, distinct, distinguishable, distinguished, evident, exposed, exposed to view, flagrant, in bold relief, in evidence, in plain sight, in the foreground …

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  • 18 conspicuous — 1540s, from L. conspicuus visible, open to view, striking, from conspicere to look at, observe, see, notice, from com , intensive prefix (see COM (Cf. com )), + specere (see SCOPE (Cf. scope) (1)). Phrase conspicuous by its absence (1859) is said …

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  • 19 conspicuous — The phrase conspicuous by its (or one s) absence is a cliché. See clichés …

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  • 20 conspicuous — [adj1] obvious, easily seen apparent, clear, discernible, distinct, evident, manifest, noticeable, open and shut*, patent, perceptible, plain, visible; concept 619 Ant. concealed, hidden, imperceptible, inconspicuous, obscure, secret,… …

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