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adherent

(ăd-hē′rĕnt) [L. adhaerere, to stick]
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Though, by this course, neither one aim nor the other could be attained, yet it seemed best to the adherents of this third party.
The fifth party consisted of those who were adherents of Barclay de Tolly, not so much as a man but as minister of war and commander in chief.
The combatants, however, sit there quietly, tended by their seconds, while their adherents wrangle in the middle.
Meantime Tom and the stanchest of his adherents had reached Harrowell's, and Sally was bustling about to get them a late tea, while Stumps had been sent off to Tew, the butcher, to get a piece of raw beef for Tom's eye, which was to be healed off- hand, so that he might show well in the morning.
It numbered thirty million of adherents, and it cast eight million votes.
The gentleman with the gray whiskers was obviously an inveterate adherent of serfdom and a devoted agriculturist, who had lived all his life in the country.
He returns, in fine, to punish as a rebel every adherent of his brother Prince John.
Her father, however, delighted with his new acquaintance, mounted his newly purchased horse, and followed in the train of the captain, to whom he continued to be a faithful and useful adherent during his sojourn in the neighborhood.
If the woman decided on an abortion, I would hope both adherents would accompany her to the clinic.
L'annonce de la Chambre intervient apres les declarations de l'Union tunisienne des voitures de louages (organisation syndicale independante) indiquant que ses adherents observeront une greve de 3 jours, soit les 26, 27 et 28 mars 2019 en reaction a la nonchalance du gouvernement dans sa reponse a leurs demandes, selon le secretaire general de l'Union, Neji Ben Soltane.
Adherents to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Recommendation on Bribery and Officially Supported Export Credits are acting to deter bribery in international business transactions.
L a Fondation Hassan II pour la promotion des oeuvres sociales au profit du personnel du secteur public de la sante a remis, jeudi a Rabat, des bourses de merite au titre de l'annee 2018 aux etudiants les plus meritants parmi les enfants de ses adherents.