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DOTE, Span. law. The property which the wife gives to the husband on account of marriage.
     2. It is divided into adventitia and profectitia; the former is the dote which the father or grandfather, or other of the ascendants in the direct paternal line, give of their own property to the husband; the latter (adventitia) is that property which the wife gives to the husband, or that which is given to him for her by her mother, or her collateral relations, or a stranger. Aso & Man. Inst. B. 1, t. 7, c . 1, Sec. i.

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15 ( ANI ): Experts have come up with a trick to do before bed to ultimately help you doze off faster.
I genuinely believe Doze could help thousands of commuters and tourists who want to relax on their journey, without the stress of potentially missing their stop.
1606-1646)--alferes de uma companhia de ordenanca da corte e autor de cerca de dezoito pecas (dezasseis comedias e dois entremezes), varios poemas e uma genealogia da monarquia portuguesa--publicou, em castelhano, como era pratica corrente na altura (Oliveira), a Segunda Parte de las Comedias, na qual se encontra La Famosa Comedia de los Doze de Ingalaterra (DI), comedia que recupera um tema literario portugues divulgado por Camoes em Os Lusiadas.
In Marshmallow, leaving the phone sitting for about 30 minutes would activate Doze mode.
Buner -- The district council convener Yousaf Ali Khan, opposition leader Haji Sadiqullah Khan and rest of the members both male and female have time and again expressed their anguish over the ill health practice in the district headquarter hospital Daggar and adjacent multi stories private hospitals where according to them was no anesthesia specialists rather technicians were playing with precious lives since long and argued there were several death cases occurred due to over doze and demanded an inquiry committee comprising district nazim,deputy commissioner, district police officer should take action against these health care institutions where deaths were on the rise due to anesthesia over dozing.
He pointed out that the district administrations of the Sukkur division would facilitate the NGOs and private sector to join hand for the elimination of this menace from the country and to create awareness among the parents that anti-polio doze should be given to every child under 5 years of age and to convince them that repeated dozes to the children are safe.
The journalist, with the name of Taffy Brodesser-Akner shared the surreal experience of watching the renowned entertainer doze off right in front of her, right in the middle of a conversation, too.
A state-run brothel on the military base of Quemoy during the Cold War reps a scintillating microcosm of Taiwanese history in Doze Niu Chen-zer's beautifully acted, achingly romantic "Paradise in Service.
com)-- An innovative and functional new product designed to serve an important purpose in every day computer use, the PC No Doze, has been developed by William Toronjo of Saginaw, Michigan.
Sitting and Reading Would never doze 27(54) Slight chance of dozing 6(12) Moderate chance of dozing 15(30) High chance of dozing 2(4) 2.
Geldof's doze followed fans' fears that the dad of four had been overdoing it; he had appeared to nearly collapse on stage in Dublin last month.
40 winks: (above) Feet up and heads down, the council binmen in Electric Avenue, Aston, having a doze in the morning.