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PIGNORIS CAPIO, ROM. civil law. The name given to one of the legis actiones of the Roman law. It consisted chiefly in the taking. of a pledge, and was in fact a mode of execution. It was confined to special cases determined by positive law or by custom, such as taxes, duties, rents, &c., and is comparable in some respects to distresses at common law. The proceeding took place in the presence of a praetor.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Why then is it necessary in Rom 1:17 to attach the prepositional phrase [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] to [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.], the phrase that may have been drawn out of Hab 2:4?
Now, as Katy gets ready to welcome her second child, she hopes to pass along the same love that both she and Chloe share for the ROM. Chloe is excited to become a big sister and even more excited to take her little brother through the Bat Cave.
5E) and ROM 37737 is a triangular osteoderm, without any clear articular facet.
After that is done, two tabs will appear displaying options of stable ROM and Developer ROM.
We want our ROM magazine readers to choose their favourite photograph and vote for the ROM Photographer of the Year!
(35) avec AFP, 3 mois de sursis pour avoir agresse un Rom, 2014, [ desursis-pour-avoir-chasse-des-roms.phpj, 16 mai 2014.
Installing the ROM on other devices may result to bricked or broken units.
ROM's bar coding capabilities are a big part of what allows the software to sensibly tie together operations from the scale house to the shipping dock--and everything in between.
In the passage that mentions Phoebe, Paul goes on to greet Prisca and her husband, Aquila, who are "co-workers" with him "in Christ Jesus" (Rom. 16:3).
When Abraham believed in the God who makes righteous the impious (Rom 4:5, referring back to Gen 15:6), he was not a Jew, since he had not yet been circumcised.
The most common form of this stretching type is ballistic stretching, which imposes passive momentum to increase ROM on relaxed or contracted muscles.
"Matrix Semiconductor considers the 3DM ROM certification by the MMCA as a key step in the adoption of our technology as a digital publishing medium for portable devices," said Dan Steere, vice president of marketing for Matrix Semiconductor.