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mouthpiece

n. old-fashioned slang for one's lawyer.

See: medium, protagonist, spokesman
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His reasons, however, for choosing Zarathustra of all others to be his mouthpiece, he gives us in the following words:-- "People have never asked me, as they should have done, what the name Zarathustra precisely means in my mouth, in the mouth of the first Immoralist; for what distinguishes that philosopher from all others in the past is the very fact that he was exactly the reverse of an immoralist.
Archer contemplated with awe the two slender faded figures, seated side by side in a kind of viceregal rigidity, mouthpieces of some remote ancestral authority which fate compelled them to wield, when they would so much rather have lived in simplicity and seclusion, digging invisible weeds out of the perfect lawns of Skuytercliff, and playing Patience together in the evenings.
The MAD, a mouthpiece often made of hard plastic that moves the jaw forward and keeps the airway open, is often used if patients do not tolerate the CPAP machine.
Also included in the case is a 12-volt AC adapter, five mouthpieces, a car dashboard power plug and a wrist strap.
Interviews with these Mouthpieces reveal the motives behind what drove them to represent the Mob and their methods to prevent their clients from being convicted.
The NALGENE Grip 'n Gulp features a soft touch lid and a smooth plastic mouthpiece that provide soft comfort for children.
And because the lungs provide a direct and effective route of entry for medications into the bloodstream, an optimised mouthpiece design will reduce medication waste and may provide reproducible delivery of future inhaled medications.
A senior advocate Rajesh Kumar Singh has filed the petition in the court in 2008 accusing Thackeray of making comments against Biharis in his party's mouthpiece.
The mouthpiece, which Coomer will wear during batting practice and at home, is expected to arrive by Monday.
New Delhi, February 26 (ANI): In the Sena mouthpiece 'Saamna' Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray on Thursday claimed that he had advised Bharatiya Janata Party's Prime Ministerial candidate Lal Krishan Advani to retain Narendra Modi as the Chief Minister of Gujarat after the Godhra massacre.
Mouthpieces should always be worn in any contact sport.
Patel refused to acknowledge the Rashtravadi as the mouthpiece of NCP.