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LAWS, RHODIAN, maritime. law. A code of laws adopted by the people of Rhodes, who had, by their commerce and naval victories, obtained the sovereignty of the sea, about nine hundred. years before the Christian era. There is reason to suppose this code has not been transmitted to posterity, at least not in a perfect state. A collection of marine constitutions, under the denomination of Rhodian Laws, may be seen in Vinnius, but they bear evident marks of a spurious origin. See Marsh. Ins. B. 1, c. 4, p. 15; this Dict. Code; Laws of Oleron; Laws of Wisbuy; Laws of the Hanse Towns.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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From an anonymous source I stumbled upon, this quote when I was starting out in my work career, fixing window displays of retail stores many ages ago.
Specifically, the change affects quote agents seek for small business clients when quoting a CNA connect policy on CNA Central, the company's quoting and agent portal.
The Fee Quote feature can be accessed by visiting and selecting the "Fee Quote" option at the top of the home page.
However, you have to sign up in order to be able to do anything with your quote but this is quick and easy; all it requires is your name and email.
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In contrast to system order data, TAQ data do not include information on individual order submissions and cancellations, but contains consolidated quotes from all exchanges in the national market system.
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Sometimes, "using quotes in articles is the equivalent of including puppies in illus t rations." The American painter Norman Rockwell was fond of quipping, "If a picture wasn't going very well, I'd put a puppy in it." He did, and the public loved them.
NCA research director Fergal O'Leary added: "This research demonstrates consumers can make significant savings on their home insurance if they are prepared to get a couple of quotes before taking out insurance.
The Mail and Guardian dropped from third to fourth place in the political and business quotes. The weekly was quoted 36 percent less last year.
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