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WALL. A building or erection so well known as to need no definition. In general a man may build a wall on any part of his estate, to any height he may deem proper, and in such form as may best accommodate him; but he must take care not to erect a wall contrary to the local regulations, nor in such a manner as to be injurious to his neighbors. See Dig. 50, 16, 157. Vide Party Wall.

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The people who suffer if a bank goes to the wall are the small investors, and our pensions in the funds and the poor counter staff, not Mr Cameron's rich mates, who will have got their money out in time.
It is a crying shame when any business goes to the wall - and the demise of The Wedding Dress in Cork is no different.
Speaking of Peters Prizes, the one for medical reporting goes to The Wall Street Journal.