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DOTE, Span. law. The property which the wife gives to the husband on account of marriage.
     2. It is divided into adventitia and profectitia; the former is the dote which the father or grandfather, or other of the ascendants in the direct paternal line, give of their own property to the husband; the latter (adventitia) is that property which the wife gives to the husband, or that which is given to him for her by her mother, or her collateral relations, or a stranger. Aso & Man. Inst. B. 1, t. 7, c . 1, Sec. i.

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15 ( ANI ): Experts have come up with a trick to do before bed to ultimately help you doze off faster.
I genuinely believe Doze could help thousands of commuters and tourists who want to relax on their journey, without the stress of potentially missing their stop.
E, portanto, ja no contexto do enfraquecimento progressivo da autonomia portuguesa que Cordeiro publica as suas comedias, reivindicando, atraves do mito dos Doze e de outros temas que fazem parte da memoria colectiva portuguesa, a identidade, a autonomia conferida inicialmente a Portugal pelos Filipes e o potencial politico que Portugal detivera ate entao.
In Nougat, Doze Mode does the same thing, but it turns on in more situations.
The PC No Doze is easy to implement and begin using with virtually any model of computer mouse.
40 winks: (above) Feet up and heads down, the council binmen in Electric Avenue, Aston, having a doze in the morning.
Reune-se aqui parte significativa dos textos que fomos escrevendo e publicando ao longo destes ultimos doze -- anos desde 1996 ate ao presente ano de 2007.
She said that the government would facilitate the NGOs and private sector to join hand for the elimination of this menace from the country and to create awareness among the parents that anti-polio doze should be given to every child under 5 years of age and repeated dozes to the children are safe.
The client self-rates on how likely it is that he/she would doze in eight different situations.
The scale asks, "How often would you say that you doze while: you're sitting and reading; watching television; sitting inactive in a public place; as a passenger in a car, train, or bus; sitting or talking to someone; sitting quietly after lunch; as a driver in a car; or in any other situation where you doze," Dr.
The scale asks "How often would you say that you doze while: you're sitting and reading; watching television; sitting inactive in a public place; as a passenger in a car, train, or bus; sitting or talking to someone; sitting quietly after lunch; as a driver in a car; or in any other situation where you doze," Dr.