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delay. In Scots law it is argued that delay, even a delay short of any prescriptive or limitation period, might bar a right.

MORA, In civil law. This term, in mora, is used to denote that a party to a contract, who is obliged to do anything, has neglected to perform it, and is in default. Story on Bailm. Sec. 123, 259; Jones on Bailm. 70; Poth. Pret a Usage, c. 2, Sec. 2, art. 2, n. 60; Encyclopedie, mot Demeure; Broderode, mot Mora.

MORA, estates. A moor, barren or unprofitable ground; marsh; a heath. 1 Inst. 5; Fleta, lib. 2, c. 71.

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If The Mora course is used (and based on the minimum of a 14 km loop, The Vasa would be a four-lap race, The Classic three laps, The Dala two laps and the Bell Ringer and The Team would go around once.
Remember, there were no refrigerators yet in those days,' de Mora pointed out, although his book noted that Magellan's expedition did have wood- or coal-fueled copper stoves.
Critique: A unique, impressively informative, bi-lingual study, "The Book of Archives and Other Stories from the Mora Valley, New Mexico" is the latest addition to the outstanding University of Oklahoma Press 'Chicana & Chicano Visions of the Americas' series.
After crossing Bangladesh, cyclone Mora is likely to hit the adjoining areas of Mizoram, Meghalaya and Manipur.
It's hard sometimes to find webbing light enough for purse straps and even harder to find cotton webbing," Mora says.
Se obtiene evidencia de un comportamiento diferenciado en la mora por plazo, horizonte temporal, actividad economica y pertenencia al SFN agregado o a la banca publica o privada.
Compara la revolucion de los franceses con la de Kant, las relaciona y con el mejor animo profesoral, erudito sin ser pomposo, va hilando como la razon se fue transformando en romanticismo, pues me parece que Aguilar Mora (como Tomas Segovia contra Paz) no cree en la cesura entre la Ilustracion y el romanticismo: los ve como un fenomeno dialectico.
I am among those who view life as beginning at the time of conception, but I would not be disposed to bring my personal beliefs to the Supreme Court," Corral said in a speech opposing Medina Mora.
Embajador desde 2009 en el Reino Unido y a partir de 2013 en Estados Unidos, Medina Mora llevaba casi seis anos fuera del pais.
As one Israeli critic wrote in a recent review of Mora Mahlifa's newly released album, the band's real sound is rooted in Tel Aviv's music scene in the late 1980s and early 1990s, where American post-punk was played loudly together with melancholy British guitar rock and hard-edged German industrial music and imbibed by local kids eager to escape the airlessness of a small country with a tight cultural scene that had little patience for weirdos who liked their music loud and disharmonious.
Rosa Nunez, la que nos interesa, caso en 1742, con otro canario, Francisco Mora (Cioranescu, 1992: II 521, 812), del que sabemos que fue militar en el real de San Felipe.
Kai is a genius violinist who loves his plain childhood friend, Ginny; at least, he does until Mora comes to town.