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SUGGESTION. In its literal sense this word signifies to inform, to insinuate, to instruct, to cause to be remembered, to counsel. In practice it is used to convey the idea of information; as, the defendant suggests the death of one of the plaintiffs. 2 Sell. Pr. 191.
     2. In wills, when suggestions are made to a testator for the purpose of procuring a devise of his property in a particular way, and when such suggestions are false, they generally amount to a fraud. Bac. Ab. Wills, G 3; 5 Toull. n. 706.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Wimberly, who work with the Beneficial Suggestion program and helped get the Marines approved for the $5,000 gift that was split between the seven.
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(My own suggestion is to aim for an average sentence length not much more than 15 words.
I don't know whether to laugh or cry at such a suggestion; it is as bizarre as it is insulting.
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EGA has operated an employee suggestion scheme since 1981.
A better initiative would have been that the Malaysian government could have included suggestions on raising better boys.
THE fireworks between National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu and Afenifere on the suggestion that unoccupied land be converted into grazing reserve continued on Thursday, as Afenifere has chided Tinubu's rebuttal that he did not mention the South West in the suggestion as only playing with the intelligence of Nigerians.
The suggestion of giving birth to at most three children per family by the Ghana Population Council is not farcical, but one which is met with unending critics.