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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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Although it may be too soon to draw any definitive conclusions, recent developments favoring plaintiffs in the underlying welding fume litigation could result in further pro-plaintiff decisions and settlements.
For legacies, the time factor works differently, favoring spouses and putting children (and relatives and servants) at a disadvantage.
Of those polled, 33 percent favored Bustamante, with the same percentage favoring Leslie.