marginal notes

marginal notes

the little notes in the margin of an Act of Parliament. They can be considered in a case of ambiguity as part of the process of statutory interpretation.
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My work on submarine depths, conned over by him, was covered with marginal notes, often contradicting my theories and systems; but the Captain contented himself with thus purging my work; it was very rare for him to discuss it with me.
Red and Black character, Catch-word and No Cypher; wherein consult, also, marginal notes in the autograph of Stuffundpuff, with the Sub-Commentaries of Gruntundguzzell.
Prosee, the eminent counsel, three solicitors, one commissioner of bankrupts, a special pleader from the Temple, a small-eyed peremptory young gentleman, his pupil, who had written a lively book about the law of demises, with a vast quantity of marginal notes and references; and several other eminent and distinguished personages.
was carelessly listening to a man of fifty or fifty-two years of age, with gray hair, aristocratic bearing, and exceedingly gentlemanly attire, and meanwhile making a marginal note in a volume of Gryphius's rather inaccurate, but much sought-after, edition of Horace -- a work which was much indebted to the sagacious observations of the philosophical monarch.
And having made this marginal note, would try the Housewife again, with all her dimples screwed into an expression of profound research.
But I'm amazed by the fact that it's survived quite handsomely for its 466 years the pages are crisp, the leather binding firm and charmed by the marginal notes of one of its owners, a Hugh Davies from 1650, written in extremely fine point with a quill, using sepia ink.
In September, two reports of the Standing Joint Committee on the Scrutiny of Regulations, one dealing with documents incorporated by reference and the other with marginal notes, were adopted along with requests for government responses.
Contradicting the claim of Gadon, Anama said the marginal notes on the agenda would show the justices had a proper discussion on the matter before the order was made.
Employing the marginal notes idea that we used in his first book, you can give this book to administrators, reading teachers, and parents who can quickly scan for interesting ideas and then dip into the main text of the book beside the notes for more information.
The text is annotated with marginal notes and leaves room for the readers marginal notes.
Students should also be interested in how the physical documents themselves--the handwriting, marginal notes, the crossing or cutting out of phrases--receive warranted attention.
He also gives certain marginal notes made by Abul Kalam Azad in his copy of the Seerat-i-Faridia but he does not comment on them nor does he mention of what use are they.

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