visitor


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visitor

a person seeking entry to the UK as a visitor will be admitted if he satisfies the immigration officer that:
  1. (1) he is genuinely seeking entry for the period of the visit stated by him, not exceeding 6 months;
  2. (2) for that period he will maintain and accommodate himself and any dependants, or will, with any dependants, be maintained and accommodated adequately by friends or relatives without working or having recourse to public funds; and
  3. (3) he can meet the cost of his return or onward journey. See also OCCUPIER'S LIABILITY.
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I will come again at that time," replied the visitor, who then retired.
Now and then a visitor wept, to be sure; but this slaughtering machine ran on, visitors or no visitors.
My visitor was, indeed, on fire with sombre excitement.
And if we take this as a working hypothesis we have a fresh basis from which to start our construction of this unknown visitor.
The prince was too unlike the usual run of daily visitors; and although the general certainly did receive, on business, all sorts and conditions of men, yet in spite of this fact the servant felt great doubts on the subject of this particular visitor.
Be so good,' said Jeremiah, closing the house door, and taking a pretty sharp survey of the smiling visitor in his turn, 'as to step into my counting-house.
The efforts of Agafea Mihalovna and the cook, that the dinner should be particularly good, only ended in two famished friends attacking the preliminary course, eating a great deal of bread and butter, salt goose and salted mushrooms, and in Levin's finally ordering the soup to be served without the accompaniment of little pies, with which the cook had particularly meant to impress their visitor.
But her conclusion was false; for on the very morning after their arrival at Lambton, these visitors came.
Each visitor performed the ceremony of greeting this old aunt whom not one of them knew, not one of them wanted to know, and not one of them cared about; Anna Pavlovna observed these greetings with mournful and solemn interest and silent approval.
He met the well-satisfied peroration of his visitor without comment.
Lecount politely retired -- through the open folding-doors -- by this latter means of exit, so as not to disturb the visitor by passing in front of her.
Dorothy carefully stood up the line of soldiers, who first dusted their painted clothes and then saluted the visitors with their paper muskets.

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