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PERMUTATION, civil law. Exchange; barter.
     2. This contract is formed by the consent of the parties, but delivery is indispensable; for, without it, it mere agreement. Dig. 31, 77, 4; Code, 4, 64, 3.
     3. Permutation differs from sale in this, that in the former a delivery of the articles sold must be made, while in the latter it is unnecessary. It agrees with the contract of sale, however, in the following particulars: 1. That he to whom the delivery is made acquires the right or faculty of prescribing. Dig. 41, 3, 4, 17. 2. That the contracting parties are bound to guaranty to each other the title of the things delivered. Code, 4, 64, 1. 3. That they are bound to take back the things delivered, when they have latent defects which they have concealed. Dig. 21, 1, 63. See Aso & Man. Inst. B. 2, t. 16, c. 1; Nutation; Transfer.

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And Liley laughed and approved when the Muslim men said they call NPR "National Palestianian Radio" because its coverage of the Middle East is biased against Israel.
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LAST MAY, I HAD THE CHANCE TO PARTICIPATE in an NPR fellowship for young journalists interested in public radio.
Over the past few years, Wildmon has undertaken a concerted effort to knock NPR affiliates off the air and replace them with his own American Family Radio.
This is another fine dramatization of Tolkien (see review of NPR versions, KLIATT, July 2002) and has all the same merits as the NPR version: a large and talented cast, excellent use of sound effects, and a vivid and engaging presentation.
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