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draft

 [draft]
a potion or dose.

draft

(draft),
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose.
Synonym(s): draught

draft

(draft)
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose.

draft

(draft)
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose. Also spelled draught.

draft,

n See draw.
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Sullivan, who moderated the discussion, said that while the regulations are complicated, the drafters "did try to explain fundamental principles, so that we will have something to apply to the unexpected circumstance.
The most common reason cited for the shift from safe-harbor to targeted allocations by drafters of partnership agreements is that clients have difficulty understanding safe-harbor allocations and capital accounts, but clients do understand their economic deal (i.
The good thing about it is there has been prior engagement with the legal drafters on this bill so this version of the bill that we are to submit now incorporates comments that they (members of Parliament) had earlier made during our interactions with them.
The House and Senate manuals provide several types of instruction to the drafters of legislation, ranging from the template that drafters should use to format and structure legislation to the substantive conventions that drafters should employ to choose language.
Additionally, he says, the drafters clearly stated the periods for reinstatement and redemption as well as the rules for possession.
The drafters from the Philippines, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand have opted to use the phrase ''shall establish,'' saying it connotes the ''conviction'' to really establish a human rights commission.
Rather than craft a straightforward and simple fix to eminent-domain rules, the drafters of Proposition 90 opted to go further -- inserting other far-reaching and unrelated provisions into the California Constitution.
The drafters of our Constitution had themselves been the victims of such abuse of power by King George III.
Moreover, the Canadian judiciary, through its "reading into" the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms rights unforeseen by its drafters, has advanced the recreational concept of sex.
The drafters intended to leave the citizenry free to engage in political speech, in particular, and to protect the free flow of information necessary to a free people.
Frank Keating, president and chief executive officer of the American Council of Life Insurers, said ACLI still is reviewing the final language but plans to continue working with the bill's drafters as it proceeds in the House.