future generation

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See: descendant
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Should he delay the search a little longer, the house would pass from the lineal heir, and with it the vast heap of gold, to remain in its burial-place, till the ruin of the aged walls should discover it to strangers of a future generation.
However, they became reassured as to the fate of future generations on being apprised that, according to the calculations of Laplace, this acceleration of motion is confined within very restricted limits, and that a proportional diminution of speed will be certain to succeed it.
Wherever they ferret out a lost locality made holy by some Scriptural event, they straightway build a massive--almost imperishable--church there, and preserve the memory of that locality for the gratification of future generations.
His duties all performed, --the highest prosperity attained,--his race and future generations fixed on a stable basis, and with a stately roof to shelter them for centuries to come,--what other upward step remained for this good man to take, save the final step from earth to the golden gate of heaven
The gods arranged all this, and sent them their misfortunes in order that future generations might have something to sing about.
Perry and I decided to set a style in architecture that would not curse future generations with the white plague, so we have plenty of ventilation.
Enveloped by tradition in mysterious attributes, the men of future generations would call him godlike; and remote posterity would see him standing, dimly glorious, far up the valley of a hundred centuries.
Some felt that current generations can help the future generation by focusing on attracting good managers to work in the business: passionate workers with industry knowledge who can help the business adapt and stay competitive.
He said a sum of $200 million has been earmarked for the Stabilisation Fund, $325 million for the Future Generation Fund, while $325 million has been assigned to the Nigerian Infrastructure Fund.
The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Uche Orji, said, at the maiden media briefing in Abuja to signal the formal take-off of operations of the Authority, that the investment is in line with the allocation formula and guidelines recently approved by its Board for the three Fund s portfolio, consisting Future Generation Fund, the Nigeria Infrastructure Fund, and the Stabilisation Fund.
Mayor of Merthyr, Councillor Jeff Edwards, said: 'This was a great opportunity for the young people to reshape the surrounding landscape and take part in something that future generations can enjoy.
Tom Surrette, vice president of Cypress's Non-Volatile Memory Business Unit said, "We view Simtek's technology as a value-added component to Cypress's IP in developing future generations of products.

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