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adj. regular, customary and continuing, and not unusual or extraordinary, as in ordinary expense, ordinary handling, ordinary risks, or ordinary skill.

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ORDINARY, civil and eccl. law. An officer who has original jurisdiction in his own right and not by deputation.
     2. In England the ordinary is an officer who has immediate jurisdiction in ecclesiastical causes. Co. Litt. 344.
     3. In the United States, the ordinary possesses, in those states where such officer exists, powers vested in him by the constitution and acts of the legislature, In South Carolina, the ordinary is a judicial officer. 1 Rep. Const. Ct. 26; 2 Rep. Const. Ct. 384.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Since prayer equals a construction work for the soul, the church builders of Three Hierarchs holy day establishment envisaged the entire bas-relief ensemble on the church walls and called it "a holy prayer"; thus, they invested this ornamental embellishment with cathartic symbols and attributes of a beauty offering materialised in stone.
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Blair and Stout concede that states have not adopted a mediating hierarch approach where private firms like partnerships and closely held corporations are concerned.
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The focus is on labor management practices used to control and exploit a slave-oriented labor system within the contemporary context of capitalism, hierarch, paternalism, and ethics.
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