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Latin, therefore; hence; because.


(air-go) conj. Latin for therefore, often used in legal writings. Its most famous use was in "Cogito, ergo sum:" "I think, therefore I am" principle by French philosopher Rene Descartes (1596-1650).

See: a fortiori, a priori, consequently
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Ergo said that it would sell Ergo Previdenza and Ergo Assicurazioni.
The intelligence and analysis that Ergo delivers to alternative investment managers is like nothing else on the market," said Mr.
In an announcement, the company said that "the agreement provides for the gradual transfer to ERGO of existing insurance policies which were issued by Kyprou Asfalistiki, the branch of General Insurance of Cyprus in Greece.
The Kalkhoff Ergo Impulse removes any anxiety about overdoing it while adding a dose of fun and exhilaration to keeping fit with friends and family.
Ron Porter, The Back School's owner explains, “We are excited about the partnership with Ergo Squad and having the ability to offer Comfort Zone to our clients.
Ergo lenses are available in three different versions, Book, PC and Room, to accommodate an individual's requirements and to provide wide, clear fields of vision at just the right working distance.
Designed to work in conjunction with the Vikan range of products to offer a total hygiene cleaning concept, the ergonomically designed NitoClean Ergo system comprises a 2.
CTRAX Inc, a company formed to bridge the gap between paper and technology, has announced that it will launch its digital clipboard, Ergo, in the second quarter of 2003.
However, recent research on behalf of the manufacturers Eli Lilly has shown that about 15,000 people with diabetes who use the HumaPen Ergo may not have replaced the old design of pen with the new one.
The company also added new Ergo Tilt Veyor workstations from Topper Industrial, Sturtevant, WI, a long-time supplier of containers, plant structures and engine racks to the company.
122 and the Clit Club and garnering particular praise for Alter Ergo, first seen in Exit Art's 1997 showcase of emerging performance artists, "Terra Bomba.
The kit features an Ergo Handle grip along with interchangeable accessories, including a contour sponge, shoehorn, toe sponge, dressing stick and back scratcher.