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In Lieu Of

Instead of; in place of; in substitution of. It does not mean in addition to.

in lieu of

preposition as a substitute for, as an alterrative, as proxy for, by proxy, for, in place of, instead of, on behalf of, rather than, representing
Associated concepts: in lieu of payment
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Many roofs were cup or saucer-shaped with a small hole in the center of each, as though they had been constructed to catch rain-water and conduct it to a reservoir beneath; but nearly all the others had the large opening in the top that Bradley had seen used by these flying men in lieu of doorways.
Thinking better of it, however, he gave her chin another tap, in lieu of that warmer familiarity, and stole away to bed.
You will excuse me for reminding you, Sir Percival, that if the servants go to-morrow they must have a month's wages in lieu of a month's warning.
Do they ever wonder why their masters walk upright in lieu of going on all-fours?
LLC (California 4th District Court of Appeals, 2014) provides lenders with a strong legal basis for accepting such deeds in lieu of foreclosure in California--even when junior liens are attached to the property in question.
If York County loses the INS prison revenues, there will be less money available to make payments in lieu of taxes to support local governments.
SK1 Javier Camarena, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Third Award), Stock Control Supervisor, Fleet and Industrial Supply Center San Diego, Detachment China Lake, Calif.
Murray concurred; if a policyholder were to receive a replacement product in lieu of a "fat check," it would send a clear message: "You're not going to get rich here.
I first selected In Lieu of Heaven because I mistakenly thought it was going to be a scholarly approach to biblical deconstruction; I didn't realize I had ordered a novel.
Alvarado, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Fourth Award), General Stores Leading Chief Petty Officer, USS Rentz (FFG 46), December 2007.
housing allowances, relocation expenses and use of corporate-owned aircraft and automobiles) are considered to be paid in lieu of, or in addition to, wages.
Cash in lieu of fractional shares based on the market price per share of Delphi's Class A Common Stock on May 27, 1997, will be paid to stockholders.