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favoring

an animal is said to be favoring a leg when it avoids putting all of its weight on the limb. A part of being lame in a limb.
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With favoring winds it is wafted past the site of the fabulous islands of Atlantis and the Hesperides, makes the periplus of Hanno, and, floating by Ternate and Tidore and the mouth of the Persian Gulf, melts in the tropic gales of the Indian seas, and is landed in ports of which Alexander only heard the names.
In the rebel-held areas four in ten favor secession -- with a quarter also favoring being annexed by Russia.
Among age brackets the numbers also broke down with 36 percent favoring Israel and 19 percent favoring the Palestinians in the 18-29 age bracket.
This is particularly clear in terms of a slight decline in the percentage of Republicans favoring the plan, from 34% in early January to 24% today.
and other developments favoring plaintiffs could portend more proplaintiff decisions and settlements, as well as an increase in future welding fume lawsuits.