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TICK, contracts. Credit; as, if a servant usually buy for the master upon tick, and the servant buy something without the master's order, yet, if the master were trusted by the trader, he is liable. 1 Show. 95; 3 Keb. 625; 10 Mod. 111; 3 Esp. R. 214; 4 Esp. R. 174.

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A police helicopter, ambulance crews, firefighters and a harbour officer struggled to locate her as the minutes ticked away and the tide rushed in.
After not taking a shot in the first eight minutes, Bryant could hear ``M-V-P'' chants in this city once so hostile to the Lakers as the final seconds ticked away.
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