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di li buh ray shuhn

  • n  (usually plural) discussion of all sides of a question
    the deliberations of the jury
  • n  careful consideration
    a little deliberation would have deterred them
  • n  planning something carefully and intentionally
    it was the deliberation of his act that was insulting
  • n  a rate demonstrating an absence of haste or hurry
  • n  the trait of thoughtfulness in action or decision
    he was a man of judicial deliberation

  • In the conscious deliberation group, however, the order in which information was presented had no effect on which car students chose.
  • The jury found Speck guilty after a mere 49 minutes of deliberation and he was sentenced to the electric chair.
  • What's more, informed consent may be a tidy legal concept, but it's arguable that a patient facing death without a new heart or kidney is no more capable of cool deliberation than .
News & Articles

  • AASD closing two schools
    After months of deliberation, the Altoona Area School District is closing Wright and Washington-Jefferson elementary schools.
    June 12, 2013 - Altoona Mirror
  • Vierstra trial ongoing
    After a three-day trial, a Moscow jury is in deliberation on the fate of former University of Idaho student Jesse Vierstra, who is charged with one count of felony rape. Both prosecutor Michelle Evans and the ...
    June 12, 2013 - The Argonaut
  • Deliberation resumes in attempted murder trial
    Deliberation resumes in attempted murder trial Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 8:44 pm, Monday, June 10, 2013 A jury will resume deliberation Tuesday in the attempted murder trial of a man accused of taking part in a shooting where gunmen fired their weapons into a home where they ...
    June 11, 2013 - Albany Times Union

  • Eliot Spitzer in WXXI
    After serious deliberation and consultation with people I respect on all sides of this issue, I have concluded that New York State cannot successfully address this problem on it's own,said Spitzer.
  • Michael Strahan in Washington Post
    This has been one of the toughest nights of my life,Strahan told in a story released Tuesday afternoon. "But after long deliberation and throwing around a million scenarios in my head for the past day, I think it's just best...
  • Jim Mora in Seattle Times
    After much deliberation and evaluation and soul searching between the team, the medical staff and Walter Jones,coach Jim Mora said. "It has been determined that the best thing to do for Walter, for this football team and for his future is...

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