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MATE. The second officer on board of a merchant ship or vessel.
     2. He has the right to sue in the admiralty as a common mariner for wages. 1. Pet. Adm. Dee. 246.
     3. When, on the death of the master, the mate assumes the command, he succeeds to the rights and duties of the principal officer. 1 Sumn. 157; 3 Mason, 161; 4 Mason, 196; See 7 Conn. 239; 4 Mason, 641 4 Wash. C. C. 838.

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Matar is the alleged mastermind of an Israeli spy ring that contained at least two other members.
It is especially interesting that the UAE's attractiveness as an employment market is no longer limited to the traditional sources of talent, which for years have been India, Pakistan, and other Arab states," Matar said.
The bank aims to reach EGP 21bn in its retail banking portfolio by the end of this year, Matar added, compared to EGP 19bn by the end of June.
The verdict, which can be appealed, was in response to a lawsuit filed by a lawyer against Matar, who is believed to be a sympathizer of the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.
Along with not making decisions, Matar also advised women to avoid board meetings and drink green tea as "it will calm you down, you will be less violent".
In the early days Matar was regarded as a British Libyan or Anglo-Arab writer.
Matar Ali Al Mansoori, emphasized exchange of trade delegations would enhance business and commercial opportunities in each other's country.
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With over 77 million Internet users in the region, social media adoption has been growing consistently here," Matar says.
They said Matar promised many times to solve their problems in a meeting in Sana'a with the media minister months ago, yet Matar has yet to make any changes or improvements.
When UAE skipper Ismaeil Matar gave his side a shock lead midway through the first-half, it seemed Suarez would have even more to bother him.
Hisham Matar wastes no time in laying the foundation for a profoundly moving story about the loss of a loved one and the psychological impact it has on those they leave behind.