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given

on official documents, issued or executed, as on a stated date.
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It is generally assumed that, given any event, there is some one phenomenon which is THE cause of the event in question.
It would seem to have been better, for the first time at least, to have given a shorter sermon, and to have touched upon fewer subjects.
O my soul, I have given thee everything, and all my hands have become empty by thee:--and now
What English breeders have actually effected is proved by the enormous prices given for animals with a good pedigree; and these have now been exported to almost every quarter of the world.
Not a single Indian war has yet been occasioned by aggressions of the present federal government, feeble as it is; but there are several instances of Indian hostilities having been provoked by the improper conduct of individual States, who, either unable or unwilling to restrain or punish offenses, have given occasion to the slaughter of many innocent inhabitants.
That cautious commander recollected the instructions given him by Mr.
But in the disposition it is said that, after the fight has commenced in this manner, orders will be given in accordance with the enemy's movements, and so it might be supposed that all necessary arrangements would be made by Napoleon during the battle.
It was necessary, therefore, that the service should be given a strongly spectacular and emotional character, and to this end no effort was spared.
I trusted as the strong love God has given me towards you was a leading for us both; but it seems it was only meant for my trial.
Our loves are not given, but only lent, At compound interest of cent per cent.
Now that this book is printed, and about to be given to the world, a sense of its shortcomings both in style and contents, weighs very heavily upon me.
The Ape and all his court, gratified with the lie, commanded that a handsome present be given to the flatterer.