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reject

(rĭ-jĕkt′)
tr.v. re·jected, re·jecting, re·jects
1. To spit out or vomit: The baby rejected the medicine.
2. Medicine To resist immunologically the introduction of (a transplanted organ or tissue); fail to accept as part of one's own body.

re·ject′er, re·jec′tor n.
re·jec′tion (-jĕk′shən) adj.
re·jec′tive adj.
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We decided to reject his ad interim appointment,' the senator said.
Parliament's decision to ignore the Supreme Court and reject the government's proposal triggered an old law from 2006 regulating shops' working hours, which did not allow shops to work on Sundays.
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An alternative to removing the contract from the scope of state receivership laws and the receiver's power to reject is to structure the contract so that the receiver has incentives to affirm it.
In normal operation the shredded material is dewatered with a Compax reject compactor, achieving a dry content of more than 60%.
We are writing to inform you that it is grossly unconstitutional to permit the teaching of creationism in public schools and to ask that you reject any curriculum that does so," AU Legal Director Ayesha Khan wrote.
Are the authors not concerned about the moral consequences of telling a member of a group that has historically suffered discrimination that it is "perfectly fair" to reject her "because the college has already enrolled many other students very much like" her?
I could reject your offer based on the fact that your deadline is ludicrous.
The essays in this work differ in their scope and the extent to which they accept or reject the generational theme but both "generations" and "youth" supply a thematic unity that is often missing in such collections.
There are a number of qualifications to this role, but the UCC still provides that a buyer may reject tendered goods if they "fail in any respect to conform to the contract.
TABLE 2 Summary of Hypothesis Tests on Competitive Models No Lagged Lagged COUNTRY Reserves Reserve Saudi Arabia reject reject Saudi Kuwait reject reject Qatar reject reject(*) UAE reject reject(*) Iraq reject reject Libya reject reject Algeria reject reject(*) Iran reject reject(*) Nigeria reject reject(*) Indonesia reject reject(*) Venezuela reject reject TOTAL REJECTED 11 11 * Point Estimates were positive (+) but not significant.