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Want

The absence or deficiency of what is needed or desired.

Want of jurisdiction, for example, is a lack of authority to exercise in a particular manner a power possessed by a tribunal or board.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The Man City target, left, has three years left on his deal and said he "wants to feel wanted" by Arsenal as he sweats on his FA Cup Final place today.
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The farmer wants a wife, The farmer wants a wife, E-I-ADEO the farmer wants a wife.