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second

(Backer), noun advocate, aide, angel, backer, champion, endorser, patron, promoter, supporter

second

(Moment), noun before you know it, brief peeiod of time, flash, flash of an eyelid, instant

second

verb approve, assist, authorize, back, back up, confirm, endorse, favor, pass, ratify, receipt, recommend, sanction, stand behind, subscribe, support, validate, vote for, warrant
Associated concepts: second lien
See also: abet, abettor, advocate, agree, aid, approve, assist, assistant, backer, bear, concur, confirm, countersign, deputy, endorse, help, indorse, justify, organize, point, proctor, promote, recommend, replacement, side, support, uphold

SECOND. A measure equal to one sixtieth part of a minute. Vide Measure.

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Closer examination of the rates, however, soon found that the second-class in-county users actually would be hit with a 34% increase (E&P, March 19, p.
Royal Mail said they could have raised second-class stamps to 57p, adding: "Our prices remain among the best value in Europe.
Chief Supt Peter Coll, of Sussex Police, said: "Some notices were sent by second-class post as a result of human error in loading the postal machine.
while a standard second-class franked letter will rise 2p from 22p to 24p, increasing the discount for second-class franked mail discount from 2p to 3p.
This clearly indicates the great majority of our students are receiving a second-class education and are not entitled to receive any better unless they score above the 70th percentile on the Stanford 9 test for two years.
If the maximum 53 per cent increase permitted for second-class was applied to first-class, it would see the cost of next-day delivery soar from 46p to 70p.
This would of course cause the second-class service to disappear, and why not?
He tried to ensure first-class letters were delivered - so all but 250 of the 14,000 items he dumped were second-class or junk mail.
Customers should not only post early but use second-class stamps to the last recommended posting date of December 18.
Consignia produced 315 million festive second-class stamps, which feature robins and a snowman.
THE cost of posting first-class and second-class letters is to increase by 3p from April.