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condescendence

in Scottish civil procedure, that part of either a summons or an initial writ that sets out the facts founded on.
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Beyond the condescension, however, the article--headlined "How One of America's Top Art Collectors, Alice Walton, Plans to Change the Art World"
Hart said: "Residents are also looking forward to being able to contribute without fear of condescension and ridicule.'' That may not happen anytime soon.
"To call yourself a Christian in contemporary Britain is to invite pity, condescension or cool dismissal" Michael Gove, Government Chief Whip.
One of the main methods of increasing the tax income and to prove the fore mentioned objective is try to increase the tax condescension.
Charity and Condescension: Victorian Literature and the Dilemmas of Philanthropy.
The study is focused on discrimination of various types, character-based discrimination, disrespect and condescension. They found that African-Americans and Caribbean blacks who experience discrimination are at a greater risk for mental health problems.
This year, the irrepressibly smug St Gwynnie Of the Blessed Condescension was voted most irritating celebrity on the planet.
After former director Sue Stevens suddenly resigned on July 23, citing unacceptable behavior and condescension by some members of the board members, the board has been thinking over its next move as it plans for a Boeing land deal and a terminal redevelopment project.
Collins's rhetoric, might well react to his favorite term for Lady Catherine de Bourgh's kindness, condescension, with some uncertainty.
Charity & condescension; Victorian literature and the dilemmas of philanthropy.
intelligence failure to detect Japan's Pearl Harbor attack with the Bush administration's failure to respond to intelligence warnings about the impending al-Qaeda attack and observes that they were both caused by "racial arrogance and cultural condescension" about the enemy, but after the attack, this condescension was transformed into demonization of the enemy (58).
EMBASSY RITZOVIA: AN AREA OF SNOOTINESS AND POMPOSITY WILL GIVE WAY TO WIDESPREAD CONDESCENSION AND HAUGHTINESS