consummation


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consummation

(kŏn″sŭ-mā′shŭn)
The first act of sexual intercourse after marriage.
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consummation

The first act of sexual intercourse after marriage. Nowadays, this has mainly legal significance.
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I had come to his door no better than a beggar and little more than a child; he had met me with treachery and violence; it would be a fine consummation to take the upper hand, and drive him like a herd of sheep.
After so much time spent in painful labour, to arrive at once at the summit of my desires was the most gratifying consummation of my toils.
To be Premier of England, to stand for the people, to carry through to its logical consummation a bloodless revolution, surely this is worth while.
A feeling which I cannot describe--an indefinite sense of some catastrophe, or consummation --impelled me to make my way into this part of the house, where I discovered what you see.
Had he known what further the boy contemplated he would doubtless have entirely abandoned his own scheme of revenge and aided the boy whole heartedly in the consummation of the lad's, which would have been better for Paulvitch, could he have but read the future but a few short hours ahead.
Rose might shrink at first from the plain-spokenness of the situation, but this phase would soon pass and then the fact that she knew he was not hiding his love for her even from his wife would make it far easier to press his suit and possibly to bring it to a swift consummation.
The guide wanted us to give them some money, and we did it; but when he went on to say that they were starving to death we could not but feel that we had done a great sin in throwing obstacles in the way of such a desirable consummation, and so we tried to collect it back, but it could not be done.
The expiration of the waiting period under the HSR Act satisfied one of the conditions necessary for the consummation of the pending acquisition, Novartis explained.
Each unit issued in the initial public offering consists of one share of Class A common stock, one half of one warrant, each whole warrant to purchase one share of Class A common stock at a price of USD 11.50 per share, and one right to receive one-tenth of a share of Class A common stock on the consummation of an initial business combination.
Upon the consummation of the transactions contemplated by the definitive agreement, Sino will be merged with and into Wins Finance Holdings Inc., a newly formed Cayman Islands Company and wholly-owned subsidiary of Sino, with Holdco surviving the merger and immediately following the merger, the shareholders of Wins will exchange 100% of the ordinary shares of Wins for cash and ordinary shares of Holdco.
The CW has released the synopsis of episode 15, "The Consummation," as well.
The properties that the joint venture intends to acquire represent a portion of the assets that will be acquired by Developers Diversified upon the consummation of its merger with Inland Retail Real Estate Trust, Inc.