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Move

To make an application to a court for a rule or order, or to take action in any matter. The term comprehends all things necessary to be done by a litigant to obtain an order of the court directing the relief sought. To propose a resolution, or recommend action in a deliberative body. To pass over; to be transferred, as when the consideration of a contract is said to move from one party to the other. To occasion; to contribute to; to tend or lead to.

move

v. to make a motion in court applying for a court order or judgment. (See: motion, movant)

move

(Alter position), verb abscond, alter the position, break camp, carry, change an abode, change place, change residence, come away, commovere, convey, depart, emigrate, exit, flee, go, go away, go forth, go from home, go on, go one's way, journey, leave, leave a place, move out, part company, progress, propel, push on, put in motion, remove, slip away, slip off, take flight, transfer, translocate, transport, transpose, vacate, walk away, walk off

move

(Judicially request), verb apply, ask for, introduce, make a demand, make a motion, make a petition, make a request, make a requisition, make application, make formal application, make one's submission, offer for consideration, petition, propose, propose a motion, propose an action formally, put forth, put forward, put up a petition, referre, request, requisition, submit, submit a formal request
Associated concepts: motion practice, move the court
See also: act, carry, compel, constrain, dislocate, displace, enterprise, further, impress, incite, influence, inspire, interest, leave, maneuver, motivate, operate, operation, persuade, pose, prevail, prevail upon, proffer, prompt, propose, propound, provoke, reach, reason, recommend, remove, spirit, step, stimulate, transfer, transport, undertaking, urge, vacate, venture
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The winning first move on the 3-by-88 rectangle is 2 by 36, which is one unit less than the winning 2-by-37 move on the 3-by-87 rectangle.
Some CEOs will invest only in adjacencies that are one step away from the core, and restrict their companies to moves that vary only a single parameter at a time--geography, for instance, or channels.
We've directed the Department of Public Works to move forward, and we're optimistic that people who care about the tree and the community will get behind this plan.
Move, who grew up in rural Virginia, fatefully walked into his first dance class in high school--a Graham technique class, naturally.
The move incorporates aspects of the first two sequences.
Moreover, to the extent an overall cap is set without a congressional hearing to determine the range of expenses incurred for domestic and foreign moves, the provision in H.
You discuss a package, vote on it, move to the next item, and continue to adjournment.
This information will ensure that you are comparing bids developed from identical information and will avoid unpleasant surprises in terms of unanticipated costs and charges at the end of the move.
Many Army units will be on the move in the massive deployment and redeployment.
Thus, it is not possible for a part of the heaven to move without being touched by the mover during its movement toward it either by force (bi'l-qasr), or by nature (bi'l-tab').
The last major move was forced by the Sylmar Earthquake in 1971.
It divides searches among the processors and compiles and reconciles the results to generate the best possible move for any given chess position.