the defunct

See: dead
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Belleforet, Father Le Juge, and Corrozet affirm that it was picked up on the morrow, with great pomp, by the clergy of the quarter, and borne to the treasury of the church of Saint Opportune, where the sacristan, even as late as 1789, earned a tolerably handsome revenue out of the great miracle of the Statue of the Virgin at the corner of the Rue Mauconseil, which had, by its mere presence, on the memorable night between the sixth and seventh of January, 1482, exorcised the defunct Eustache Moubon, who, in order to play a trick on the devil, had at his death maliciously concealed his soul in his straw pallet.
During our expedition to Bethune the husband of my duchess died; so, my dear, the coffer of the defunct holding out its arms to me, I shall marry the widow.
Don't be afraid, Louise," said she; "monsieur will no more venture to take it hence than the defunct king Louis XIII.
They thought of all the affection they would have lavished on the defunct if they had known the end was so near.
But Rochefort, who had passed five years in prison, had become old in the lapse of a few years; the dark locks of this estimable friend of the defunct Cardinal Richelieu were now white; the deep bronze of his complexion had been succeeded by a mortal pallor which betokened debility.
It requested the court to set aside the order of the Lahore High Court that had allowed the defunct minister to contest the Senate election.
The 47 devolved units were required to validate, verify and transfer all the assets belonging to the defunct authorities based on the exit report by the Transitional Authority by June last year.
Peshawar -- A two-member bench of the PHC headed by PHC Chief Justice Yahya Afridi on Wednesday barred the government from releasing former spokesman of the defunct Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Ehsan Ullah Ehsan after the state failed to satisfy the court.
The local bourse initiated the involuntary delisting of Uniwide last February, citing the defunct retailer's dissolution and continuing violation of disclosure rules.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Economic Zones Development and Management Company (KPEZDMC) has offered Voluntarily Golden Handshake to the staff of the defunct Sarhad Development Authority (SDA) in pursuance of the decision of the provincial government, said a press release issued here on Tuesday.
The Head of State paid a posthumous tribute to the defunct for his role in the edification of the State of independence and his long career path rich in noble missions in serve of Tunisia, a Presidency of the Republic press release reads.
Ankara's declaration states: "Turkey declares that its ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Action Against Trafficking in Human Persons neither amounts to any form of recognition of the Greek Cypriot administration's pretention (sic) to represent the defunct Republic of Cyprus as party to that convention, nor should it imply any obligation on the part of Turkey to enter into any dealing with the so-called Republic of Cyprus within the framework of the said convention.