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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Dafydd Jones launched his app - called Doze - at a glitzy event at the London Transport Museum in Covent Garden, with representatives from Transport for London (TfL) and Mayor of London Sadiq Khan's office in attendance.
<B Dafydd Jones, pictured at the launch of his app at London's Transport Museum, said the inspiration for Doze came from his older brother, who once fell asleep on the Tube and had to pay PS60 to get a taxi home John Marsh
Em 1634, seis anos antes da Restauracao, o dramaturgo portugues Jacinto Cordeiro (?c.1606-1646)--alferes de uma companhia de ordenanca da corte e autor de cerca de dezoito pecas (dezasseis comedias e dois entremezes), varios poemas e uma genealogia da monarquia portuguesa--publicou, em castelhano, como era pratica corrente na altura (Oliveira), a Segunda Parte de las Comedias, na qual se encontra La Famosa Comedia de los Doze de Ingalaterra (DI), comedia que recupera um tema literario portugues divulgado por Camoes em Os Lusiadas.
In my opinion, Doze Mode in Android 6.0 was one of the most important features to ever show up in Android.
He pointed out that the district administrations of the Sukkur division 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 to convince them that repeated dozes to the children are safe.
South Miami, FL, September 28, 2014 --( An innovative and functional new product designed to serve an important purpose in every day computer use, the PC No Doze, has been developed by William Toronjo of Saginaw, Michigan.
Sitting and Reading Would never doze 27(54) Slight chance of dozing 6(12) Moderate chance of dozing 15(30) High chance of dozing 2(4) 2.
Geldof's doze followed fans' fears that the dad of four had been overdoing it; he had appeared to nearly collapse on stage in Dublin last month.
Doze: She falls asleep on the stockbroker's shoulder at the end of a long night
40 winks: (above) Feet up and heads down, the council binmen in Electric Avenue, Aston, having a doze in the morning.
Konieczny ir kitu mokslininku (2007) duomenimis, naudojant tuos pacius koaguliantus, kai Fe[Cl.sub.3] doze buvo 4,1 mgFe/l, organiniu junginiu salinimo is vandens efektyvumas 63 %, straipsnio autoriu tyrimo metu gauti lygiai tokie patys duomenys, tik doze imta siek tiek didesne--5 mgFe/l.
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.