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superscription

‘writing above’. The sovereign writes her name at the top rather than signing at the end as in SUBSCRIPTION.
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Indeed, the superscriptions of many of the Psalms attribute their authorship to people other than David.
Superscription elements like Patient Name, Age, Sex, Hospital address, details of Names & designations (addresses) of doctors mentioned clearly.
While many of the terms used in this psalm can have many meanings, in the wilderness context provided by the superscription these verses are understood to refer to the particular experiences and hardships connected with that environment, thus providing additional insights into this psalm.
And for this second phase to materialize, the sign of further writing in the form of the literal endorsement or superscription by the post office is sufficient.
The signed envelope is put into another one and sealed in the presence of a notary, which makes a superscription giving an information about the testator .
In a delightful anachro-nism, Ibn Ezra has good things to say of the (Protestant tWellt ieth-centurv) New International Version: "I am gratified that the New International" Version translates the superscription l of Psalm 56] as I would: To the tune of 'A Dove on Distant Oaks.
No--in fact in this case it was not far removed from a regular music score except for certain rather abstract indications of tonal quality such as "clouds", "wind bubble" etc, and subsequently a rather awe-inspiring superscription of long decimal numbers denoting decibels, cycles per second and inches of tape [.
Means superscription with different letters mean significant statical difference (P(less than)0.
Unfortunately, however, unbeknown to anyone, the readers at Seltzer's printing plant mistake the cover letter Lawrence had attached to the last page that he sent to Seltzer in January, with its superscription "end of Kangaroo," not as the wording on a cover letter, but as an instruction under some typewritten text.
The use of two or three different languages at once is facilitated by the extensive scribal use of abbreviation, superscription and suspension, which elide the grammatical distinctions between the languages.
Rather, the heartbreak it causes to the enfeebled Lina proves fatal: "She glanced at the well-known superscription, and, with trembling hand, opened the fatal letter, to read the cruel words which would freeze the life from her young heart, and extinguish the life of the rapidly fading flower.
On the morning of January 1, Lincoln went to his office to sign the Emancipation Proclamation, but noticed an error in the formulaic superscription and returned the document to be corrected.