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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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The apparent breakthrough comes as the clock ticks past
the 30-day lifespan of the emergency beacons of the two data recorders from the Malaysia Airlines jet, which vanished March 8 with 239 people on board en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.
I write this letter as the clock ticks past
midnight yet I'm still up watching a film.
A penny for the thoughts of Albion's absent striker, a man who could well be an ex-Baggies striker by the time 11pm ticks past