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  • 1 peculiar expression — index phrase Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 expression — Synonyms and related words: Christophany, Parthian shot, Satanophany, accent, adage, address, adjectival phrase, affirmation, air, airing, allegation, ana, analects, angelophany, announcement, answer, antonym, aphorism, apostrophe, apothegm,… …

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  • 3 Peculiar institution — (Our) peculiar institution was a euphemism for slavery and the economic ramifications of it in the American South. The meaning of peculiar in this expression is one s own , that is, referring to something distinctive to or characteristic of a… …

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  • 4 peculiar — /pəˈkjuliə / (say puh kyoohleeuh), / ljə/ (say lyuh) adjective 1. strange, odd, or queer: a peculiar old man. 2. uncommon; unusual: a peculiar hobby. 3. distinguished in nature or character from others. 4. belonging exclusively to a person or… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 5 peculiar — peculiarly, adv. /pi kyoohl yeuhr/, adj. 1. strange; queer; odd: peculiar happenings. 2. uncommon; unusual: the peculiar hobby of stuffing and mounting bats. 3. distinctive in nature or character from others. 4. belonging characteristically… …

    Universalium

  • 6 peculiar — pe•cu•liar [[t]pɪˈkyul yər[/t]] adj. 1) strange; queer; odd 2) uncommon; unusual 3) distinctive in nature or character from others 4) belonging characteristically or exclusively to some person, group, or thing (often fol. by to): an expression… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 7 peculiar benefits — An expression of the law of eminent domain for benefits from an improvement to property of the condemnee by reason of the direct relationship of the property to the improvement. 27 Am J2d Em D § 368 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 8 Military expression — is an area of military law pertaining to the United States military that relates to the free speech rights of its service members.[1][2][3][Full citation needed] Contents …

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  • 9 idiomatic expression — saying peculiar to a particular language or to a particular group …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 HEBREW LITERATURE, MODERN — definition and scope beginnings periodization …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 11 manner of speaking — Synonyms and related words: adjectival phrase, affectation, asiaticism, clause, command of language, construction, device, euphuism, exaggeration, expression, expression of ideas, fashion, feeling for words, figurative language, figurativeness,… …

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  • 12 MARI — MARI, one of the principal centers of Mesopotamia during the third and early second millennia B.C.E. The archaeological and epigraphical discoveries there are of prime significance for the history of Mesopotamia and Upper Syria. The Akkadian… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 13 Cape Barren Goose — Conservation status Least Concern …

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  • 14 Theodor Friedrich Dethlof Kliefoth — Theodor Friedrich Dethlof Kliefoth, German Neo Lutheran; born at Körchow near Wittenburg (17 m. s.w. of Schwerin), Mecklenburg Schwerin, January 18, 1810; died at Schwerin January 26, 1895.LifeHe was educated at the gymnasium of Schwerin, and at… …

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  • 15 phrase — I noun adage, aphorism, apothegm, byword, caption, clause, dictum, figure of speech, formula, idiom, inscription, motto, peculiar expression, proverb, saw, saying, slogan, trite expression, turn of expression, utterance, watchword, word group II… …

    Law dictionary

  • 16 phrase — I. n. 1. Expression (forming part of a sentence), brief expression. 2. Idiom, peculiar expression, turn of expression. 3. Style, diction, phraseology, manner of expression, mode of speech. II. v. a. Call, name, style, term, denominate, entitle,… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 17 paragraph — Synonyms and related words: adjectival phrase, article, back matter, book, causerie, chapter, clause, column, conceive, construction, couch, couch in terms, descant, discourse, discussion, disquisition, dissertation, embody in words, essay, etude …

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  • 18 sentence — Synonyms and related words: Parthian shot, acquittal, act on, action, adage, address, adjectival phrase, adjudge, adjudicate, affirmation, allegation, ana, analects, anathematize, anathematizing, answer, aphorism, apostrophe, apothegm, article,… …

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  • 19 clause — Synonyms and related words: adjectival phrase, article, back matter, bill, book, boundary condition, calendar, catch, chapter, column, companion bills amendment, condition, construction, donnee, dragnet clause, enacting clause, escalator clause,… …

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  • 20 construction — Synonyms and related words: acronym, acrostic, adjectival phrase, anatomy, architectonics, architecture, arrangement, assemblage, assembly, avyayibhava, back formation, build, building, buildup, casting, clause, clipped word, combination,… …

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