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  • n  a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
    life is more than the pursuance of fame
  • n  the continuance of something begun with a view to its completion

  • Well-informed quarters say that the Government has already made a step in pursuance of their policy by re-stablishing the French Embassy to the Vatican.
  • Her plan for physical education for women is so promising that the War Department has indorsed it in pursuance of its campaign to reduce the high percentage of physical .
  • Laws must be made "in pursuance" of the Constitution, but treaties need only be made "under the Authority of the United States," i.
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  • It is easy to look at Supremacy Clause in terms of family dynamics
    What do the Civil Rights Movement and the Washington/Colorado marijuana laws have in common? This is sort of a trick question because both were in the news this week, but that isn’t the answer. Both provide excellent illustrations of Article VI, Clause 2 of the U.S. Constitution, which reads as follows: This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof ...
    Aug. 31, 2013 - Standard-Examiner

  • Ignacio Bunye in Inquirer.net
    But Ms Arroyo said the forfeiture of Estrada's property and money imposed by the Sandiganbayan would "remain in force and in full, including all writs and processes issued by the Sandiganbayan in pursuance hereof, except for the bank account(s) he...
  • Helen Zille in Independent Online
    President Motlanthe's decision to fire advocate Pikoli without justifiable explanation has all the hallmarks of a cover-up. The president has...... used (the) findings selectively in the pursuance of a narrow political agenda,Democratic...
  • Pranab Mukherjee in Economic Times
    In pursuance of government's resolve to implement the National Solar Mission, I propose to provide a concessional customs duty of five percent to equipment required for the initial setting up of solar thermal power generating units,Finance...

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