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INITIATE. A right which is incomplete. By the birth of a child, the husband becomes tenant by the curtesy initiate, but his estate is not consummate until the death of the wife. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1725.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The researchers found that among youth and young adults, recall of retail store-based ENDS marketing at baseline correlated with significantly increased odds of subsequent ENDS initiation (adjusted odds ratios, 1.99 and 1.30, respectively) up to 2.5 years later.
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Episurf Medical AB (STO:EPISB), a provider of minimally invasive and personalised treatment alternatives for people with painful joint injuries, announced on Monday further progress regarding the initiation of its Episealer Knee IDE study.
Members of Northumbria University's male football team staged the initiation at a fancy dress house party.
Previously, Quentin Sloper, director of experience at Durham University, said: "While social events can be great fun, and being part of a team can foster a sense of belonging, we will not accept 'initiation ceremonies' of any sort.
Ed, a 20-year-old economics student at the university, died from excessive drinking at an initiation event in the city.
However, events in this mode do have unique characteristics such as a peak initiation location in southern Nebraska and northern Kansas, a preferred north-south orientation to the lines of convective systems, and a later initiation time than its boundary-related nocturnal counterparts.
a deeper and more nuanced understanding of social risk factors for early initiation is a critical step in intervention design and delivery."
The Food and Drug Administration has approved aripiprazole lauroxil (Aristada Initio) for the initiation of aripiprazole lauroxil (Aristada) for treating schizophrenia in adults, the drug's developer, Alkermes, announced in a press release.