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  • 1 Conscript fathers etc — Father Fa ther (f[aum] [th][ e]r), n. [OE. fader, AS. f[ae]der; akin to OS. fadar, D. vader, OHG. fatar, G. vater, Icel. fa[eth]ir Sw. & Dan. fader, OIr. athir, L. pater, Gr. path r, Skr. pitr, perh. fr. Skr. p[=a] protect. [root]75, 247. Cf.… …

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  • 2 Dragon fly etc — Fly Fly, n.; pl. {Flies} (fl[imac]z). [OE. flie, flege, AS. fl[=y]ge, fle[ o]ge, fr. fle[ o]gan to fly; akin to D. vlieg, OHG. flioga, G. fliege, Icel. & Sw. fluga, Dan. flue. [root] 84. See {Fly}, v. i.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) Any winged insect; esp …

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  • 3 gravel etc — Erratic Er*rat ic, a. [L. erraticus, fr. errare to wander: cf. F. erratique. See {Err}.] 1. Having no certain course; roving about without a fixed destination; wandering; moving; hence, applied to the planets as distinguished from the fixed stars …

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  • 4 To lay a fault misfortune etc at one's door — Door Door, n. [OE. dore, dure, AS. duru; akin to OS. dura, dor, D. deur, OHG. turi, door, tor gate, G. th[ u]r, thor, Icel. dyrr, Dan. d[ o]r, Sw. d[ o]rr, Goth. daur, Lith. durys, Russ. dvere, Olr. dorus, L. fores, Gr. ?; cf. Skr. dur, dv[=a]ra …

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  • 5 To scale a debt wages etc — Scale Scale, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scaled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scaling}.] To weigh or measure according to a scale; to measure; also, to grade or vary according to a scale or system. [1913 Webster] Scaling his present bearing with his past. Shak.… …

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  • 6 To scale down a debt wages etc — Scale Scale, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scaled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scaling}.] To weigh or measure according to a scale; to measure; also, to grade or vary according to a scale or system. [1913 Webster] Scaling his present bearing with his past. Shak.… …

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  • 7 watch clock compass card etc — Face Face (f[=a]s), n. [F., from L. facies form, shape, face, perh. from facere to make (see {Fact}); or perh. orig. meaning appearance, and from a root meaning to shine, and akin to E. fancy. Cf. {Facetious}.] 1. The exterior form or appearance… …

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  • 8 ETC — The abbreviation etc may stand for:* et cetera , a Latin expression meaning and other things or and so on * /etc, a computer directory found in unix( like) operating systemsETC may also refer to:In economics and finance: * Electronic Trade… …

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  • 9 Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994 — The Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994 (1994 c. 39) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which created the current local government structure of 32 unitary authorities covering the whole of Scotland.It abolished the two tier… …

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  • 10 ETC Group — is an international organization dedicated to the conservation and sustainable advancement of cultural and ecological diversity and human rights. The full legal name is Action Group on Erosion, Technology and Concentration. ETC is intended to be… …

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  • 11 Mail Boxes Etc. — Mail Boxes Etc. (MBE Worldwide) Type Subsidiary Founded 1980 Headquarters Milan, Italy Products Packing, Shipping, Document Office Services …

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  • 12 Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000 — The Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000 (2000 asp 7) [Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000: cite web|title=Full text of the Act |url=http://www.opsi.gov.uk/legislation/scotland/acts2000/plain/asp… …

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  • 13 Etc...TV — Infobox TV channel name= ETC...TV logofile=etc TV.jpg launch=1996 owner=Telefilms Ltda other names=Etcetera TV web= [http://www.etc.cl/ Official Site] terr avail=Not Available cable serv 1= VTR cable chan 1= Channel 13|Etc...TV is a private owned …

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  • 14 ETC Entertainment Central — Infobox TV channel name = Entertainment Central logofile = ETC logo.jpg logoalt = The ETC Entertainment Central logo logosize = 150px launch = August 2004 slogan = It s All Good! web = [http://www.etc.com.ph/ http://www.etc.com.ph] owner = Solar… …

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  • 15 Old-Age Insurance (Industry, etc.) Convention, 1933 (shelved) — ILO Convention C35 Old Age Insurance (Industry, etc.) Convention, 1933 (shelved) Date of adoption June 29, 1933 Date in force July 18, 1937 This Convention has been shelved Classification Subject Social Security …

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  • 16 Invalidity Insurance (Industry, etc.) Convention, 1933 (shelved) — Infobox ILO convention code= C37 name= Invalidity Insurance (Industry, etc.) Convention, 1933 (shelved) adopt= June 29, 1933 force= July 18, 1937 classify= Old age, Invalidity and Survivors Benefit subject= Social Security prev= Old Age Insurance …

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  • 17 Survivors' Insurance (Industry, etc.) Convention, 1933 (shelved) — Infobox ILO convention code= C39 name= Survivors Insurance (Industry, etc.) Convention, 1933 (shelved) adopt= June 29, 1933 force= November 8, 1946 classify= Old age, Invalidity and Survivors Benefit subject= Social Security prev= Invalidity… …

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  • 18 Alpha ETC Punjabi — Infobox TV channel name= Alpha ETC Punjabi logofile = Alpha ETC Punjabi.png|85px logoalt = Alpha ETC Punjabi Logo| sat serv 1=Dish Network (U.S.) sat chan 1=Channel 622 sat serv 2=Sky Digital (UK) sat chan 2=Channel 798 cable serv 1=Virgin Media… …

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  • 19 Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 — Infobox UK Legislation short title=Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 parliament=Parliament of the United Kingdom long title=An Act to make further provision for securing the health, safety and welfare of persons at work, for protecting… …

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  • 20 Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) Act 2004 — The Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) Act 2004 is a United Kingdom Act of Parliament (citation 2004 c. 19). Passed in 2004, it set various rules for immigrants to the United Kingdom. In 2006, section 19 of the Act was declared …

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