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draft

 [draft]
a potion or dose.

draft

(draft),
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose.
Synonym(s): draught

draft

(draft)
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose.

draft

(draft)
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose. Also spelled draught.
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(489) It was a fitting end to the oral argument, as it attested to the core of the Democratic argument against conscription's constitutionality.
It also says not even miners were safe from conscription, and the Government even took a small percentage of men from every mine to recruit them in the army.
"Conscription must not be brought back, there is no reason to do that, it is absolute nonsense," Social Democrat lawmaker Eva Hoegl told rbb radio.
Director General of conscription and mobilisation, Colonel Major Lotfi Ben Wahida said this exceptional campaign aims to support government efforts in the creation of job positions, indicating that mobile conscription centres tour the mountain and border regions to enable young people in these regions to submit their applications.
In just one hundred pages of crisp prose and sharp observations we are invited to consider war and pacifism, cowardice and bravery, family tensions, conscription, bullying and friendship.
"I am among those who welcome a modernized, gender-equal version of conscription, with both military and civilian components," Wallstrom told a defense conference earlier this week.
Conscription appeal records can be found via the ScotlandsPeople website.
At the time of conscription 81% of the participants they studied were of normal weight, but 1.5% fell into the upper overweight group and nearly 1% were obese.
Residents of the town of Amouda, in the Qamishli canton, have held periodic demonstrations against the PYD to demand the release of recently detained teenage girls and an end to the policy of conscription.
In English Canada there was an ambivalence towards the war and opposition to conscription among a significant minority.
Though military service is not mandatory for Palestinian Christians, Israel has in recent years promoted voluntary conscription among them.