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BRANCH. This is a metaphorical expression, which designates, in the genealogy of a numerous family, a portion of that family which has sprang from the same root or stock; these latter expressions, like the first, are also metaphorical.
     2. The whole of a genealogy is often called the genealogical tree; and sometimes it is made to take the form of a tree, which is in the first place divided into as many branches as there are children, afterwards into as many branches as there are grand-children, then of great grandchildren, &c. If, for example, it be desired to have a genealogical tree of Peter's family, Peter will be made the trunk of the tree; if he has had two children, John and James, their names will be written on the first two branches; which will themselves shoot out as many smaller branches as John and James have children; from these other's proceed, till the whole family is represented on the tree; thus the origin, the application, and the use of the word branch in genealogy will be at once perceived.

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City of San Fernando, Pampanga - Branches 41 and 47; Guagua, Pampanga - Branches 49 and 52; Angeles City - Branches 58 and 59; Tarlac City - Branch 64; Iba, Zambales - Branch 71; Olongapo City - Branch 74; Batangas City - Branches 3 and 8; Balayan, Batangas - Branch 10, Lipa City - Branch 12; Cavite City - Branch 16; Imus City - Branch 22.
1503(d)-1(b)(4), a "separate unit" is defined as a foreign branch ("foreign branch separate unit") or an interest in a hybrid entity ("hybrid entity separate unit").
A C corporation generally prefers income deferral from a foreign corporation, unless it has unused FTCs and a branch can greatly improve the FTC limit in comparison to a foreign corporation.
First, we compute the EMV for the "hire 2 anesthesiologists" branch of the diagram.
Five years after relocating to New York City, and the same year that she was appointed Assistant Corporation Counsel, she was elected First Vice President of the New York Branch of the NAACP.
7) The CRA requires the federal financial supervisory agencies to encourage financial institutions to help meet the credit needs of the local communities in which they operate, consistent with their safe and sound operation, and requires the appropriate federal supervisory authority to assess the institution's record of meeting the credit needs of its entire community, including low- and moderate-income ("LMI") neighborhoods, in evaluating branch applications.
This branch of government has two houses, or chambers, called the -- and --
Look for areas of stress, such as dead, dying or straggly branches, bug infestation, disease or water sprouts, the latter a fast-growing branch that grows vertically and off a horizontal branch, disrupting the natural form of the tree.
the temporal branch that supplies the lateral intrinsic muscle of the auricle, the anterior and superior auricular muscles, the frontalis, the orbicularis oculi, and the corrugator
In a transaction just signed, Queens County will move into a former Manufacturers Hanover branch in Astoria, a block away from the former American Savings branch which it had earlier acquired.
In a space of just two months, The New York Times has made two passionate editorial pleas for philanthropists to step forward and save the struggling branch libraries from the disastrous results of three years of city budget cuts.
We are confident that the impact on the customers of both branches will be minimal, as the Stephanie branch facility is easily accessible, can accommodate large customer volume and has adequate space for additional staffing if necessary," said Mr.