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Move

To make an application to a court for a rule or order, or to take action in any matter. The term comprehends all things necessary to be done by a litigant to obtain an order of the court directing the relief sought. To propose a resolution, or recommend action in a deliberative body. To pass over; to be transferred, as when the consideration of a contract is said to move from one party to the other. To occasion; to contribute to; to tend or lead to.

move

v. to make a motion in court applying for a court order or judgment. (See: motion, movant)

move

(Alter position), verb abscond, alter the position, break camp, carry, change an abode, change place, change residence, come away, commovere, convey, depart, emigrate, exit, flee, go, go away, go forth, go from home, go on, go one's way, journey, leave, leave a place, move out, part company, progress, propel, push on, put in motion, remove, slip away, slip off, take flight, transfer, translocate, transport, transpose, vacate, walk away, walk off

move

(Judicially request), verb apply, ask for, introduce, make a demand, make a motion, make a petition, make a request, make a requisition, make application, make formal application, make one's submission, offer for consideration, petition, propose, propose a motion, propose an action formally, put forth, put forward, put up a petition, referre, request, requisition, submit, submit a formal request
Associated concepts: motion practice, move the court
See also: act, carry, compel, constrain, dislocate, displace, enterprise, further, impress, incite, influence, inspire, interest, leave, maneuver, motivate, operate, operation, persuade, pose, prevail, prevail upon, proffer, prompt, propose, propound, provoke, reach, reason, recommend, remove, spirit, step, stimulate, transfer, transport, undertaking, urge, vacate, venture
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All told, Thomas has spent over 22 of the last 30 years involved in military personal property moves.
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hired by the developer to uproot and move the tree, is confident the towering oak can be relocated.
The decline was starting, and there was a little bit of danger being around her, maybe even rumors that she was drinking a little," Move says devilishly.
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THE SECOND PICK-OFF MOVE is used to set up a pitch to the plate, though it is an outstanding move in its own right.
Based on information supplied by our members, we understand that an average family of four would incur far more than $5,000 in expenses simply to hire a common carrier to move their household possessions cross-country, without taking into account other costs incident to the relocation.
A move to a top-level position is very different, in Dr.
Schedule the date of the move as early as possible, and build in contingency plans that anticipate potential obstacles.