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modesty

propriety of dress, speech, and conduct in relations between patients and health care personnel, including draping and covering of the patient to the greatest extent possible, depending on the type of care or examination.
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This is the whole point, modesty is prescribed to protect women from molestation or simply, modesty is protection.
Modesty is expressed not only in the way a Muslim dresses, but also in how he or she behaves with persons of the opposite sex.
The trio has been charged with wrongful imprisonment, forcible robbery, breaching another's modesty, assault and trespassing on others' property.
I'm not offended by lads' mags and I don't think they need to be marketed in modesty bags.
Hammond gives a rundown of instructions regarding women's modesty issued to every parish in 1928 by the Cardinal Vicar of Rome:
The cases of word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman increased from seven to 10 while the number of reporting districts remained the same - two each in 2011 and 2012.
Tamara Harvey quickly complicates ibis assumption, however, by reminding us that two different Latin terms underlie the concept of modesty: pudor, the typical modesty of women, connected to notions of weakness, limitation, and the need for feminine concealment, and modestus, defined as "to 'keep due measure,'" a term generally associated with men but not intrinsically gendered (1).
A highlight of her initial discussion examines Helkiah Crooke's Mikrokosmographia: A Description of the Body of Man (1616), a text that challenges assumptions of women as inferior but maintains notions of female embodiment and modesty that subordinate women.
The Rabbinical Center of Europe (RCE) is concerned about full-body scanners= in European airports compromising Jewish women's modesty.
I always thought applause was a vehicle for showing visible and audible appreciation of the efforts and talents of others and that a modicum of modesty was called for on the part of those applauded, so as not to appear conceited.
It's great to finally have a high-performance outfit that allows me to continue my need for modesty with a design made from fabric that allows freedom of movement and flexibility," said Ruqaya.
Modesty is one of the most fundamental of Jewish values, but is widely misunderstood and frequently dismissed as provincial, old-fashioned, outmoded or chauvinistic.