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Present

To submit for consideration or action. Immediate, not in the future.

Present ability refers to a person's immediate capacity to do an act. A present conveyance is made with the intention that it take effect at once.

In Commercial Paper law, to present a check means to submit it to the drawee for acceptance or payment.

PRESENT. A gift, or wore properly the thing given. It is provided by the constitution of the United States, art. 1, s. 9, n, 7, that "no person holding any office of profit or trust under them, [the United States] shall, without the consent of congress, accept of any present, emolument, or office, or title of any kind whatever, from any king, prince, or foreign state."

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Jan.25: NYCREW Network will host its first program of this year's "Industry Spotlight" Series by presenting Dennis Yeskey, the National Director of the Real Estate Capital Markets Practice for Deloitte & Touche.
Presenting difficult cases early in instruction has also been used, with an assumption that learners benefit from making errors.
Baldwin's envisioned use of film technology as what I have termed a historical "kaleidoscope" machine in the "closet screenplay" may seem overly elaborate or even, in the terms of Baldwin's detractors in the 1970s, self-indulgent in presenting Malcolm X's project of substantive political change and mass organizing in America.
In the slides condition, the instructor supplemented the lecture by presenting critical points on slides.
However, the IRS did succeed in cases presenting particularly egregious facts; see, e.g., Est.
Companies presenting programs were Coldwater, Albany International, J & L, Johnson Foils, Honeywell, Buckman Labs, and G L & V.
One premise here is that generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) are relevant in presenting financial performance, but are not all-encompassing.
Among the many exhibitors presenting new products are:
If you can't pop into New York for a quick weekend of dance, then it's oh-so-convenient to have one of the nation's premier presenting organizations, the Harriman Arts Program of William Jewell College (located in Liberty, Missouri), bring AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE to you.
Stavig relies on court cases to discuss marriage patterns and sexual norms, when quantification of data from parish marriage registers would be more effective in presenting broader patterns.
Chapter Three discusses the knowledge prerequisite to file system development by presenting a seven-step systems analysis process to be applied in the subsequent chapters.
In keeping with her general strategy of presenting history through a focus on individuals, Ruether traces the relationship between Quaker theology and political liberalism, between the abolitionist movement and the beginnings of "first-wave" feminism, through the stories and theologies of women activists such as Angelina and Sarah Grimke and Lucretia Mott.