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  • n  enthusiastic approval

  • Teddy had planned to be on hand to accept his Senate renomination by acclamation.
  • But if the question were confined to sports, it would be Phelps by acclamation.
  • But roughly 90 votes went to Luciani, and Vatican Radio described his election as "virtually by acclamation.
News & Articles

  • St. Paul DFL endorses Mayor Chris Coleman for a third term, backs three school board candidates
    St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman easily won DFL endorsement for a third term at the city convention on Saturday. He received the nomination by acclamation. So far, only real estate agent Tim Holden has said he will run against Coleman in November. For the school board nomination, DFL delegates at the Washington Technology Magnet School on Rice Street considered six candidates for three seats ...
    June 10, 2013 - MinnPost
Quotes

  • Nancy Pelosi in AFP
    It is with great pride that I announce Barack Obama is the Democratic nominee for president of the United States by acclamation,House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi told the convention.
  • Robert Kraft in Forbes
    I have no intention of resigning from my position. I was elected by acclamation by all the countries of the world and I have a task, I have got to complete the fifth assessment report and I shall do it and make sure that we come up with a robust... Rajendra Pachauri http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rajendra_K._Pachauri&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHR35ApFlKdXRDpVlpuX2H_Df8wyg Economic Times http://www.google.com/url?q=http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/Pachauri-accepts-Himalayan-mistake-but-wont-resign/articleshow/5492988.cms&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFbBogIFrh2bJCSoafbAZiZkPo1GA Jan 23, 2010 651 1045 acclimate Bill and Scott have shown that they can assemble players, especially veteran players, who can acclimate to our culture," club owner Robert Kraft told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. "If people don't adjust to our standards,...

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