"You cannot wager something you do not own," past-Death said scornfully.
I pulled her Sight, so she couldn't tell I was lying, then asked what she'd wager on it.
Its antiquity is attested by the symbol and formula used in its procedure, the lance (hasta) as the sign of true ownership, the oath or wager (sacramentum), the ancient formula for recovery of property or assertion of liberty.
(After Wager, X 666.) I, Peronospora parasitica.
There was also a considerable amount of new legislatiofl with the object of protecting the minor subjects of the crown, and the system of trial by jurors was advanced to the detriment of the absurd old practices of trial by ordeal and trial by wager of battle.
Two of his vessels failed to round the Horn, another, the "Wager," was wrecked in the Golfo de Pallas on the coast of Chile.
Anatole turned to the Englishman and taking him by one of the buttons of his coat and looking down at him--the Englishman was short--began repeating the terms of the wager to him in English.
But a romantic interest attaches to the wreck of the " Wager," one of Anson's fleet, on a desert island near Chiloe, for it bore fruit in the charming narrative of Captain John Byron, which will endure for all time.
Moor in 1746, and Captain Coats in 1751, who examined the Wager Inlet up to the end.
A fusion of nuclei was originally described by Jansens and Leblanc, but it was observed neither by Wager nor Guillermond and is probably absent.
Oomycetes : Wager, "On the Fertilization of Peronospora parasi.tica," Ann.
Wager speaks with greater reserve, acknowledging, however, the central body to be a nucleus of a rudimentary type, but devoid of nuclear membrane and nucleolus.
You will wager your soul as well?
30; Wager, On Nuclear Division in the Hymenomycetes, Ann.
Insane persons and persons under guardianship are excluded by the constitution, and " all persons convicted of bribery, perjury, larceny or of infamous crime, or who shall make or become directly or indirectly interested in any bet or wager the result of which shall depend upon any election," or who shall participate as principal, second or challenger in any duel, are excluded by legislative enactment.
15 (1905); Wager, "The Sexuality of the Fungi," Ann.
In 1231, in such a suit, the bishop of London accepts wager of battle (Pollock and Maitland, op. cit.
Lxxii.; Wager and Peniston, Cytological Observations on the Yeast Plant, Ann.
Nucleus: Wager in Ann.