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EXPERTS. From the Latin experti,which signifies, instructed by experience. Persons who are selected by the courts or the parties in a cause on account of their knowledge or skill, to examine, estimate, and ascertain things, and make a report of their opinions. Merl. Repert. mot Expert; 2 Lois des Batimens, 253; 2 N. S. 1 5 N.. S. 557; 3 L. R. 350; 11 L. R. 314 11 S. & R. 336; Ray. Med. Jur. Prel. Views, Sec. 29; 3 Bouv. Inst. n. 3208.

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My men had orders to strike across country, avoiding roads, and establishing connection with any considerable towns whose lights betrayed their pres- ence, and leaving experts in charge.
He put trusted agents to work on the heels of great experts, and on the creeks where they began to buy he likewise bought.
Aristotle's Politics, then, is a handbook for the legislator, the expert who is to be called in when a state wants help.
This he did in spite of a bombardment of explosions from leaky gas- pipes, and with a woeful lack of experts and standard materials.
Experts and officials had been promised great prizes or international advantages, and some even said that the Prince's secret apartments and strong military protection were due less to fear of the populace than to the pursuit of some private investigation of--"
That less expert mortals should require fuller indications was beyond Sweet's patience.
The women are equally expert with the men in managing the canoe, and generally take the helm.
I presume you will send out an expert to the mine first?
The viceroy attended us closely with his little army, but had been probably not much more secure than we, his force consisting only of foot, and the Galles entirely of horse, a service at which they are very expert.
Nor did Bennett Greene, expert in military executions, ever again signify his presence at one.
It is true that I have never had a case, and have had to earn a poor living for twenty years as an expert accountant in a town where I can't get a hold of a set of books to untangle as often as I should like.
For not to speak of his readiness in ordinary duties: --repairing stove boats, sprung spars, reforming the shape of clumsy-bladed oars, inserting bull's eyes in the deck, or new tree-nails in the side planks, and other miscellaneous matters more directly pertaining to his special business; he was moreover unhesitatingly expert in all manner of conflicting aptitudes, both useful and capricious.