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Rest

To cease motion, exertion, or labor.

In a lawsuit, a party is said to "rest," or "rest her case," when that party indicates that she has produced all the evidence that she intends to offer at that stage and submits the case either finally, or subject to the right to offer rebutting evidence after her opponent has introduced her evidence.

rest

(Be supported by), verb couch, lay, lean, lie, lounge, perch, prop, recline, squat

rest

(Cease from action), verb abstain, be at ease, be peaceful, be quiet, be still, be tranquil, calm down, cease, come to a standstill, desist, discontinue, end, halt, idle, keep quiet, lounge, pause, recess, relax, repose, retire, settle, stand still, stay, stop, stop work, take a break, take time out, terminate

rest

(End a legal case), verb cease to litigate, complete prosecution, conclude proceeding, end the introduction of evidence, end the presentation of evidence, finish litigaaion, submit the case, terminate a trial
Associated concepts: rest a case
See also: abeyance, absence, cessation, complement, composure, deposit, desist, extension, furlough, halt, hiatus, holiday, inaction, inertia, interval, leave, lodge, lull, moratorium, pause, place, recess, release, relief, remain, remainder, remission, repose, reside, respite, stay, stop
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Blue Ozean Sea Soap is formulated for older skin (ages 40 to 60).
Of course, supervise small children to be sure soap isn't overheated and the heat source is safe.
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The new site has a wide range of all natural soaps that are perfect for sensitive skin and made with high quality ingredients.
When I ran out of my products and I had to use commercial soap during my last two weeks of holidaying in the sun, the condition of my skin went downhill.
Al-Zaid clarified the basic ingredients of soap as: Different natural oils, vitamin A, avocado butter, and olive oil.
Each bar of soap was dropped into the water 16 times, eight times by the subject and eight by a blindfolded experimenter to preserve anonymity of the brand of soap.
While waxing the wood helps keep the soap from sticking to it, you also might want to line the baseboard and the press board with non-stick aluminum foil as I did.
Chapters 4 to 8, focusing broadly on what the author calls 'Soap Tales', develop an essentially feminist analysis of the soap texts--of which the author is a self-declared fan stressing their striking differences from Bollywood movies, as well as arguing against the tendency of (mostly male) reviewers to dismiss the representations of women as merely 'regressive'.
They may fork several euros for a bar that has Aleppo written on it but they will not buy Syrian soap again if it doesn't make their skin nice," said Safouh al-Deiri, a Syrian businessman who has been exporting Aleppo soap to France since the 1980s.
Dove is the clear market-share leader in the nondeodorant bar soap category, with a market share of 35.