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Verba

[Latin, Words.] A term used in many legal maxims, including verba sunt indices animi, which means "words are the indicators of the mind or thought"; and verba accipienda ut sortiantur effectum, or "words are to be taken so that they may have some effect."

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We believe that an enabling environment for open discussion and full participation of civil society in developing anti-corruption policy and monitoring must be ensured at all levels, said the OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine, Vaidotas Verba.
Briefly, shorn of legalese, those who agree with Alvarez will rely on verba legis, or on the plain meaning of the constitutional text, which simply says, 'Congress, upon a vote of three fourths of all its Members,' may propose revisions to the Constitution.
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As part of the Walmart family, Vudu is always looking for new ways for customers to save money, and nothing is more affordable than free," said Jeremy Verba, vice president and general manager of Vudu.
He added: "Kiera was the embodiment of our school motto - Facta Non Verba - deeds not words.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Four of Russia's airborne troop units received the newest combat equipment supplied in bundles which included the Verba man-portable surface-to-air defense system with the Barnaul-T automatic control system, as well as a single learning and training set, according to a military official.
Acta non Verba is a series of performances and installations in which I will 'wear several 'costumes' pertaining to the Colonialist Era I intend to remain seated and immobile during four consecutive hours on a chair at various locations in a merger of my identity (visible through my physical traits) with another identity (visible through my apparel).
Desde aquel entonces, el estudio realizado por Gabriel Almond y Sidney Verba se convirtio en referente obligado cuando de hablar de este tema se trata.
The air defense system in Moscow region was also enhanced by the commissioning of the S-400 missile system, he said, adding that the ground forces received in the last four months 66 missile batteries of the new Verba type, 64 drones and S-300 missiles.
Estructuras de resistencia" ante la verba inutil; ante la chachara interminable de la publicidad y del poder para vencer por cansancio a los ciudadanos, abandonados a su suerte.
Verba starts, in her book's introductory chapter, with an extended series of binary oppositions: reason vs.
TD Bank's commitment to diversity is the fibre of our being and culture,' said Linda Verba, chair of the Diversity Leadership Team at TD Bank.