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LEY. This word is old French, a corruption of loi, and signifies law; for example, Termes de la Ley, Terms of the Law. In another, and an old technical sense, ley signifies an oath, or the oath with compurgators; as, il tend sa ley aiu pleyntiffe. Brit. c. 27.

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There were significant differences for the main complications between the two groups, with a further LEA, sepsis and debridement being more common in the DM group than the non-DM group (p < 0.
The Leas was given to the National Trust by South Tyneside Council in Council in T 1987 to ensure that it remains a green lung for local people and visitors .
Lea now seeks a third party licensee to manufacture, market, and distribute the product for her under a royalty agreement.
Naya is aware of the guy that Lea is dating - and what he has been involved in - and she thinks that its hilarious that Lea is in this situation," a source told the (http://hollywoodlife.
This includes the burning at the stake of Vaninus, a local atheist, the installing of an ack-ack gun during the war and the laying of Lea Village by German prisoners of war.
Hoare Lea Birmingham's managing partner, Gary Andrews said: "2012 marks an important milestone for Hoare Lea in Birmingham and we are delighted that so many clients and colleagues were able to celebrate our 150th anniversary with us at The Cube, which was itself one of our landmark projects.
Recently it was revealed Lea wants to get new tattoos with her boyfriend.
Lea used to get it free in Tawam Hospital in Al Ain from June 2011 to June 2012.
Lea also points to some intricate modes of disciplinary control such as 'the activity of reporting on oneself and recording one's activities and self-evaluation' (69).
Doedd Lea ddim wedi cynllunio cael babi ond gyda'i ffrind gorau, Elen, wedi symud i Lundain a hithau'n colli ei swydd, mae hi'n rhoi ei holl egni i fod yn fam dda," ychwanega Alys.
Oor die algemeen is die vrouekarakters, Lea en Mirjam, oortuigender as die manlike personasies.
Nym and Lea are two close insect friends, but one day after Nym yells at Lea, Lea disappears.