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APPRIZING. A name for an action in the Scotch law, by which a creditor formerly carried off the estates of his debtor in payment of debts due to him in lieu of which, adjudications are now resorted to.

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Repeat her words as if you're memorizing-- baby squid and by the tentacles you said, and down my gullet --and it lulls a person into thinking you're not sizing her up anymore, the silence of apprizing over.
The short training program complete, Cargill moved Woodall into management and a few more miles from home, to Hugoton, where his main task was working with farmers around the countryside: buying, marketing, and apprizing farmers of the current market conditions.