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SUSPENSE. When a rent, profit a prendre, and the like, are, in consequence of the unity of possession of the rent, &c., of the land out of which they issue, not in esse for a time, they are said to be in suspense, tunc dormiunt, but they may be revived or awakened. Co, Litt. 313 a.

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Meet all suspenses as early as possible, and do not delay completing them until the last minute.
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If the student receives notice of the need to re-do any examination or exercises after 1 October 2003, the notice will contain a suspense date for completion of the work.