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  • 1 seek counsel — index consult (ask advice of) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 counsel — coun·sel 1 / kau̇n səl/ n pl counsel [Old French conseil advice, from Latin consilium discussion, advice, council, from consulere to consult]: lawyer: as a: a lawyer participating in the management or trial of a case in court ...to have the… …

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  • 3 counsel — ► NOUN 1) advice, especially that given formally. 2) (pl. same) a barrister or other legal adviser conducting a case. 3) archaic consultation, especially to seek advice. ► VERB (counselled, counselling; US counseled, counseling …

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  • 4 seek advice — index confer (consult), counsel, refer (send for action) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 seek to persuade — index counsel Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 counsel — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 advice ADJECTIVE ▪ good, wise VERB + COUNSEL ▪ give (sb), offer (sb), provide ▪ seek …

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  • 7 counsel — n. & v. n. 1 advice, esp. formally given. 2 consultation, esp. to seek or give advice. 3 (pl. same) a barrister or other legal adviser; a body of these advising in a case. 4 a plan of action. v.tr. (counselled, counselling; US counseled,… …

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  • 8 seek — verb ADVERB ▪ aggressively (esp. AmE), avidly, eagerly, keenly (esp. BrE) ▪ actively ▪ people who are unemployed and actively seeking work (BrE) ▪ …

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  • 9 take counsel — seek advice, get counseling …

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  • 10 United States Office of Special Counsel — For the other United States offices of special counsel, see U.S. Office of Special Counsel (disambiguation). United States Office of Special Counsel Official seal Agency overview Formed …

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  • 11 consult — I (ask advice of) verb advise with, ask, ask advice, ask an opinion, ask for recommendations, ask for suggestions, call in, confer, consultare, deliberate, discuss, exchange observations, interchange views, parley, question, seek counsel, seek… …

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  • 12 Section Ten of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms — specifies rights upon arrest or detention, including the rights to consult a lawyer and the right to habeas corpus. As a part of a broader range of legal rights guaranteed by the Charter, section 10 rights may be limited by the Oakes test and/or… …

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  • 13 R. v. Latimer (1997) — ! bgcolor= 6699FF | Case opinions R. v. Latimer [1997] 1 S.C.R. 217, was a decision by the Supreme Court of Canada in the controversial case of Robert Latimer, a Saskatchewan farmer convicted of murdering his disabled daughter Tracy. The case… …

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  • 14 first lady — 1. (often caps.) the wife of the president of the U.S. or of the governor of a state. 2. the wife of the head of any country: the first lady of Brazil. 3. the foremost woman in any art, profession, or the like: first lady of the American theater …

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  • 15 Woodrow Wilson: First Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Tuesday, March 4, 1913       There has been a change of government. It began two years ago, when the House of Representatives became Democratic by a decisive majority. It has now been completed. The Senate about to assemble …

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  • 16 consult — I. v. n. [Followed by with.] 1. Confer, seek counsel, take counsel, deliberate. 2. [Used absolutely.] Take counsel (together), confer, deliberate together. II. v. a. 1. Ask advice of, seek information from. 2 …

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  • 17 advice — 1 Advice, counsel and their corresponding verbs advise, counsel denote recommendation or to make a recommendation as to a decision or a course of conduct. Advice and advise imply real or pretended knowledge or experience, often professional or… …

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  • 18 consult — verb (t) /kənˈsʌlt / (say kuhn sult) 1. to seek counsel from; ask advice of. 2. to refer to for information. 3. to have regard for (a person s interest, convenience, etc.) in making plans. –verb (i) /kənˈsʌlt / (say kuhn sult) 4. (sometimes… …

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  • 19 List of Middle-earth wars and battles — J. R. R. Tolkien s Middle earth fantasy writings include many wars and battles set in the lands of Aman, Beleriand, Númenor, and Middle earth. These are related in his various books such as The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and The… …

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  • 20 Benedict of Nursia, Saint — born с 480, Nursia, Kingdom of the Lombards died с 547 Founder of the Benedictine monastery at Monte Cassino, Italy, and father of Western monasticism. Born into a prominent family at Nursia in central Italy, he rejected the immoral and… …

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