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COMMUNICATION, contracts. Information; consultation; conference.
     2. In order to make a contract, it is essential there should be an agreement; a bare communication or conference will not, therefore, amount to a contract; nor can evidence of such communication be received in order to take from, contradict, or alter a written agreement. 1 Dall. 426; 4 Dall. 340; 3 Serg. & Rawle, 609. Vide Pour-parler; Wharton's Dig. Evid. R.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Doss, Glover, Goza, and Wigginton, Jr., cite communication as an innate and ubiquitous aspect of human existence.
If language in a particular communication suggested potentially deadly action, behavioral markers within the text would be identified, cross-checked with other communications, and evaluated.
Complex communication problems cannot be solved by merely never mentioning the distinction between specialists and support personnel, or physicians and non-physicians, or management and staff.
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Rather, it is a limited exception to the general rule that the attorney-client privilege is waived when a protected communication is disclosed to a third party outside the attorney-client relationship.
"Salvation history recounts and documents the communication of God with man, a communication which uses all forms and ways of communicating.
While the effectiveness of standardized patients (SPs) used for evaluation and teaching communication skills has repeatedly been demonstrated, there are significant drawbacks to the use of this technique, including lack of standardization across multiple sites and both cost and time at individual sites.
Many factors affect individuals' ability to comprehend, and in turn use or act on, health information and communication. Proficiency in reading, writing, listening, interpreting, oral communication, and visual analysis is necessary as the modern health system typically relies on a variety of interpersonal, textual, and electronic media to present health information.
Engineering and mining gurus from Greater Sudbury are developing an underwater wireless communication system to transmit information to and from a submersible robot hundreds of feet under water.
If employees are to believe management's words, there must be open and ongoing communication, both verbal and written, based upon a specific strategic action plan.

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