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v to deal or bargain with another or others to bring about an agreement or settlement.
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Buyers of minerals, negotiants, sponsor creuseurs to open mining shafts, thereby attracting an increasing number of youth and petty traders to the mines.
Ainsi, Floury (34 ans) est officier marin natif d'llle-et-Vilaine, demeurant ordinairement a Saint-Servan et fils de feu Guillaume, negotiant de son vivant.
4 of the Code of Ethics of the Confederation Internationale des Negotiants en Oeuvres d'Art ('CINOA') stating that "the members will have to take all the necessary measures to detect stolen objects and refer, among others, to registers that are published to this effect and to use these judiciously" as well as the Principles of Conduct of the UK Art Market of the British Art Market Federation ('BAMF') stating that "members have agreed to take appropriate steps if they know, suspect or have reason to believe that they are in possession of stolen property.
102) This is where the prospect of Indigenous secession, as discussed above, could offer leverage to Indigenous negotiants and improve their bargaining position.