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n. one who sells goods or other property to a buyer (purchaser). (See: sell, sale)

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SELLER, contracts. One who disposes of a thing in consideration of money; a vendor.
     2. This term is more usually applied in the sale of chattels, that of vendor in the sale of estates.
     3. The duties of the seller are, 1. To deal with fairness. 2. To deliver the thing sold at the time and place appointed, and to take care of it until delivery; but when everything the seller has to do with the goods is complete, the property and the risk of accident to the goods, rests in the buyer, even before delivery, or payment. Noy's Max. ch. 24; 7 East, 571; 2 Bl. Com. 448. 3. To warrant the title of personal property when he sells it as his own, when it is in his possession. 2 Kent, Com. 374; 1 Lord Raym. 593; 1 Salk. 210.
     4. The rights of the seller are, 1. To be paid the price agreed upon. 2. To be indemnified for any expenses he may have incurred to preserve the thing sold for the buyer, after the title to it has passed to the latter. 3. To stop the thing in transitu when the buyer has failed and the price has not been paid. See Stoppage, in transitu. Vide Purchaser, and the authorities there cited; Bouv. Inst. Index, h.t.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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On behalf of the board of directors, the management team and employees, the company said it extends its deepest sympathies to Sella's family.
Bromocriptine was prescribed in 17 (17.5%) patients, of these 15 had Prolactinoma; 1 patient had Acromegaly and 1 had Empty sella with hyperprolactinemia.
Regarding subheadings, there was moderate agreement for empty sella (Figure 1), tortuosity of the optic nerve (Figure 1) and nonspecific white matter lesions ([kappa] = 0.417, p=0.001; [kappa] = 0.523, p=0.001; [kappa] = 0.443, p=0.002, respectively), fair agreement for flattened posterior globe/sclera and transverse venous sinus stenosis (Figure 2) ([kappa] = 0.291, p=0.06; [kappa]=0.389, p=0.006, respectively), and substantial agreement for transverse venous sinus hypoplasia ([kappa]=0.801, p<0.001) (Table 1).
"Where is Sella?" class="MsoNormalspan xml:lang="EN-GBNzomo said that she had left the school early to take her baby for clinic.
Christie and Co brought the hotel's purchase opportunity to the market after the signature of a mandate on an exclusive basis with the former ownership of the hotel (La Sella Group) and Amazona Investments, a joint venture between two privately managed investment funds.
It appears that tooth formation and tooth eruption and sella turcica bridging, as well as neck and shoulder skeletal development, are influenced by neural crest cells (Saokar & Nawale).
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Val Gardena is made up of a string of interconnected villages all of which are well-known resorts in their own right - starting with Ortisei (aka St Ulrich and Urtijei), rising to Santa Cristina and finally Selva, which nestles close to the northwest corner of the Sella group.
They are connected via the area's main attraction, the Sella Ronda, a 50km circuit wrapped around the mighty Sella massif, which consists of a series of lifts and, on the whole, comfortable, cruisy runs, with breathtaking views of this magnificent UNESCO world heritage site.