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  • 1calling to account — index incrimination Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2calling card — ☆ calling card n. 1. a small card with one s name, and sometimes one s address, on it, used in making visits 2. Informal an identifying mark or characteristic left by someone or something [his calling card was a string of home runs] 3. a form of… …

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  • 3account — a record of a business transaction. When you buy something on credit, the company you are dealing with sets up an account . This means it sets up a record of what you buy and what you pay. You will do the same thing with any customers to whom you …

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  • 4Calling All Cars (The Sopranos episode) — Infobox Television episode Title = Calling All Cars Series = The Sopranos Caption = Season = 4 Episode = 50 Airdate = Start date|2002|11|24 Production = 411 Writer = David Chase and Robin Green Mitchell Burgess and David Flebotte (teleplay) David …

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  • 5Calling — Call Call (k[add]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Called} (k[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Calling}] [OE. callen, AS. ceallian; akin to Icel. & Sw. kalla, Dan. kalde, D. kallen to talk, prate, OHG. kall[=o]n to call; cf. Gr. ghry ein to speak, sing, Skr. gar …

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  • 6calling card — noun Date: 1846 1. visiting card 2. a sign or evidence that someone or something is or has been present; broadly an identifying mark 3. a card displaying a number that can be used to charge telephone calls to a single account regardless of where… …

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  • 7The Bachelor: London Calling — Format Competitive reality show, Drama Starring Chris Harrison (host) Matt Grant (The Bachelor) Country of origin United States …

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  • 8Millennium Challenge Account — The Millennium Challenge Account (MCA), run by the Millennium Challenge Corporation, is a bilateral development fund announced by the Bush administration in 2002 and created in January, 2004. OriginAt the Inter American Development Bank on March… …

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  • 9cold calling — call call 2 noun [countable] 1. an attempt to speak to someone by telephone: • Calls cost 36p a minute cheap rate, 48p at all other times. • If you wish to be added to the mailing list, please give me a call on the number above. • Andrew Walker… …

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  • 10To call to account — Call Call (k[add]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Called} (k[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Calling}] [OE. callen, AS. ceallian; akin to Icel. & Sw. kalla, Dan. kalde, D. kallen to talk, prate, OHG. kall[=o]n to call; cf. Gr. ghry ein to speak, sing, Skr. gar …

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  • 11Priesthood (Latter Day Saints) — In the Latter Day Saint movement, priesthood is considered to be the power and authority of God, including the authority to act as a leader in the church and to perform ordinances (sacraments), and the power to perform miracles. A body of… …

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  • 12Articles of impeachment — Impeachment Im*peach ment, n. [Cf. F. emp[^e]chement.] The act of impeaching, or the state of being impeached; as: (a) Hindrance; impediment; obstruction. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Willing to march on to Calais, Without impeachment. Shak. (b) A… …

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  • 13Impeachment — Im*peach ment, n. [Cf. F. emp[^e]chement.] The act of impeaching, or the state of being impeached; as: (a) Hindrance; impediment; obstruction. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Willing to march on to Calais, Without impeachment. Shak. (b) A calling to… …

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  • 14Impeachment of waste — Impeachment Im*peach ment, n. [Cf. F. emp[^e]chement.] The act of impeaching, or the state of being impeached; as: (a) Hindrance; impediment; obstruction. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Willing to march on to Calais, Without impeachment. Shak. (b) A… …

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  • 15challenge — I. verb (challenged; challenging) Etymology: Middle English chalengen to accuse, from Anglo French chalenger, from Latin calumniari to accuse falsely, from calumnia calumny Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to demand as due or deserved ;… …

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  • 167-Eleven Speak Out Wireless — is a Mobile Virtual Network Operator operating out of the United States and Canada, owned by 7 Eleven. The service was introduced in the U.S. in April 2004 and operates on the AT T Mobility network via the mobile virtual network enabler… …

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  • 17incrimination — I noun accusal, accusation, assignation, attribution, blame, calling to account, censure, charge, complaint, crimination, decrial, denouncement, impeachment, implication, imputation, imputation of wrongdoing, inculpation, indictment,… …

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  • 18arraignment — n. 1. Prosecution, bringing to trial. 2. Accusation, indictment, impeachment, denunciation, calling to account, taking to task …

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  • 19challenge — /ˈtʃæləndʒ / (say chaluhnj) noun 1. a call to engage in a contest of skill, strength, etc. 2. a call to fight, as a duel, etc. 3. something that makes demands upon one s abilities, endurance, etc.: *Learning to shoot was a challenge I met and a… …

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  • 20interpellation — [in΄tər pə lā′shən; ] also [ in tʉr΄pə lā′shən] n. [L interpellatio] the act of interpellating; formal calling to account of a cabinet minister, etc. by a legislative body …

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