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COLLATION, descents. A term used in the laws of Louisiana. Collation -of goods is the supposed or real return to the mass of the succession, which an heir makes of the property he received in advance of his share or otherwise, in order that such property may be divided, together with the other effects of the succession. Civil Code of Lo. art. 1305.
     2. As the object of collation is to equalize the heirs, it follows that those things are excluded from collation, which the heir acquired by an onerous title from the ancestor, that is, where he gave a valuable consideration for them. And upon the same principle, if a co-heir claims no share of the estate, he is not bound to collate. Qui non vult hereditatem, non cogitur ad collationem. See Id. art. 1305 to 1367; And @Hotchpot.

COLLATION, eccl. law. The act by which the bishop, who has the bestowing of a benefice, gives it to an incumbent. T. L.

COLLATION, practice. The comparison of a copy with its original, in order to ascertain its correctness and conformity; the report of the officer who made the comparison, is also called a collation.

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Pre-erected cases are fed into the machine on a similar servo axis collation system and all size adjustments for this and the flap guidance system are also automatic via pre-set recipes.
follows the trail of Joseph Ratzinger and interprets the Collations as a series of polemics and exhortations against the influence of Joachitism.
The collation definitions cover Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Tamil and Telugu.
The twelve chapters of Daniel are treated separately, the collations being followed by a review of each different type of divergence (e.g.
It expressed no judgment on the relative merits of the different collations (which unfortunately invites readers to pick and choose on other than epigraphic grounds).
Coordinator of the scheme in the state, Mr Kehinde Aremu, said that the victims were attacked on Sunday by gunmen who invaded the collation centre in Obosi, where they were waiting to submit result from their polling units.
The unit has a simple starwheel collation device to accept product from the line and stand up on end in collations of ten ready for loading into the pre-erected tray.
Even small changes in product size, shape or collation involve lengthy down times.
The equipment consists of two 800mm wide side feed sleeve sealers designed to wrap a collation of kilo and half kilo biscuit packs.
The trayless collations are controlled by retractable guides on the infeed and the system is fitted with a static eliminator on both film feed units to overcome a constant static problem within the factory.
The Bipack has a diverter on the automatic infeed which puts Nichol's PET bottles - 2,3,4 and 5 litre square and rectangular containers, into lanes prior to collation after which they are automatically wrapped in cases or trays which are then glued by a hot-melt gluing system.