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discretion (dis·kreˑ·shn),

n in Native American medicine, avoiding the act of bragging or revealing a dream helper's identity. This is one way of circumventing a breach of taboo. See breach of taboo.
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In fact, providing a justification and legitimizing the possibility for the courts to behave more or less rigidly or flexibly--in fact discretionally ("without the court being obliged to justify" at 938)--according to the needs of specific cases.
In the light of foregoing argumentation to the effect that review is not impaired by the supremacy of the Charter on the international plane, the court suggests that it may, however, discretionally refrain from review if it is satisfied that an effective re-examination procedure exists within the U.
Therefore, the purpose of this paper is to find evidence that managers discretionally use real earnings management and accounting earnings management to smooth reported earnings.