How to use Dealings in a sentence

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  • It is a shame to involve the innocent in such dealings.

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  • Not that I can tell, but we didn't get into details about her dealings with Darkyn.

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  • Sarah, your stock dealings have outperformed the market every year since 1933, of course you're going to be investigated.

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  • In his dealings with money, he was characterized rather by liberality of expenditure than by carefulness of acquisition.

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  • The temptation was made the more difficult to resist by the development of " future " dealings.

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  • But he had a strict eye to profit in all his dealings with them.

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  • With zeal for the faith, and boldness and energy, he combined diplomatic skill in his dealings with his exalted protectors.

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  • The treaties as to the principalities were renewed; and though Servia was restored to the direct rule of Turkey it was stipulated that clemency was to be observed in the Porte's dealings with the country, which was given the power of regulating its own affairs.

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  • In his Letter the saint in very strong language urges the Christian subjects of the British king not to have any dealings with their ruler and his bloodthirsty followers until full satisfaction should have been made.

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  • If the worldpowers were hard as flint in their dealings with Israel, the people of God were steeled to such moral endurance that each clash of their successive onsets kindled some new flame of devotion.

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  • They showed indeed in their dealings both with the natives within their borders and with the Zulus beyond the Tugela a disposition to favour the natives at the expense of their white neighbours in the Transvaal and Orange Free State, and their action against Langalibalele was fully justified and the danger of a widespread native revolt real.

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  • Less reprehensible, though equally self-seeking, were his dealings with the emperor, which aimed at a family alliance between the Jagiellos and the Habsburgs on the basis of a double marriage between the son and daughter of Wladislaus, Louis and Anne, and an Austrian archduke and archduchess; this was concluded by the family congress at Vienna, July 22, 1515, to which Sigismund I.

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  • The new monarch, known as King Mindon, showed himself sufficiently arrogant in his dealings with the European powers, but was wise enough to keep free from any approach towards hostility.

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  • Here we hear of a " king of Kengi," as well as of a certain Me-silim, king Ur-nines of Kis, who had dealings with Lugal-suggur, high- dynasty.

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  • More freedom of trade was allowed at all times in the selling of wares by wholesale, and also in retail dealings during the time of markets and fairs.

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  • For the next six years he lived in St Louis, Missouri, earning a scanty subsistence by farming and dealings in real estate.

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  • Eadberht showed considerable independence in his dealings with the church, and his brother Ecgberht, to whom the well-known letter of Bede is addressed, was from 734 to 766 archbishop of York.

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  • France undertook, the maintenance of order in the Regency, and assumed the representation of Tunisia in all dealings with other countries.

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  • The duties of the secretary of the northern department of Europe comprised dealings with the northern powers of Europe, while the secretary of the southern department of Europe communicated with France, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, Italy, Turkey, and also looked after Irish and colonial business, and carried out the work of the Home Office.

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  • In a small outlying mound de Sarzec discovered the archives of the temple, about 30,000 inscribed clay tablets, containing the business records, and revealing with extraordinary minuteness the administration of an ancient Babylonian temple, the character of its property, the method of farming its lands, herding its flocks, and its commercial and industrial dealings and enterprises; for an ancient Babylonian temple was a great industrial, commercial, agricultural and stock-raising establishment.

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  • Victor Amedeus, although accused not without reason of bad faith in his diplomatic dealings and of cruelty, was undoubtedly a great soldier and a still greater administrator.

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  • In his dealings with the mutinous praetorians the strength of the new emperor's hand was shown at once.

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  • Moreover, in the autumn of 1797 his reputation for political morality (never very bright) was overclouded by questionable dealings with the envoys of the United States sent to arrange a peaceful settlement of certain disputes with France.

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  • Talleyrand's share in the actual events of the 18th, 19th Brumaire (9th, 10th of November) 1799 was limited to certain dealings with Barras on the former of those days.

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  • During the next two years he continued to support the cause of the duchies, and in 1850, with Carl Samwer, he published a history of the dealings of Denmark with Schleswig-Holstein, Die Herzogthiimer Schleswig-Holstein land das Kiinigreich Ddnemark seit dem Jahre 1806 (Hamburg, 1850).

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  • This was notably the case as regards his dealings with the old enemy of his race, the Teutonic Order, whose destruction was the chief aim of his ambition.

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  • Stuyvesant's dealings with the Swedes were more successful.

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  • But it is certain that from Thiers's dealings with the men of the first revolution to his dealings with the battle of Waterloo, constant, angry and well-supported protests against his unfairness were not lacking.

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  • His jealousy for the political autonomy of Canada was noticeable in his attitude at the Colonial conference held at the time of King Edward's coronation, and marked all his diplomatic dealings with the mother country.

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  • Boeotian contingents fought in all the campaigns of Epaminondas, and in the later wars against Phocis (356-346); while in the dealings with Philip of Macedon the federal cities appear merely as the tools of Thebes.

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  • In his dealings with Frederick, Innocent experienced grievous vicissitudes and disappointments, but finally became master of the situation.

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  • He was also associated with Antonio Perez as one of the secretaries who acted as the agents of the king in all dealings with the various governing boards which formed the Spanish administration.

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  • Now begin the dealings of Dionysius with Italy, where the Rhegines, kinsmen of Naxos and Catana, planned a fruitless attack on him in common with Messana.

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  • We hear dimly of treasonable dealings with them on the part of the strategos Alexius, son-in-law of the emperor Theophilus; but we see more clearly that Saracen advance was largely hindered by dissensions between the African and the Spanish settlers.

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  • Although a warmly patriotic Roman, he does full justice to the merits of the barbarian enemies of the empire, particularly the Ostrogoths; although the subject of a despotic prince, he criticizes the civil and military administration of Justinian and his dealings with foreign peoples with a freedom which gives a favourable impression of the tolerance of the emperor.

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  • James Stewart received the Hamilton earldom of Arran, and under him and Lennox the young king began his long strife with the kirk and his halfhearted dealings with the Catholics and his mother.

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  • The dealings with the clans culminated in the massacre of the Maclans of Glencoe (13th February 1692).

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  • But Lord George's previous dealings with Cope inspired in Charles a distrust which was to prove fatal.

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  • In their dealings with the kings they represented the supremacy of the people.

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  • In any case Joseph borrowed money from his friends in Samaria; and this point in the story proves that the Jews were supposed to have dealings with the Samaritans at the time and could require of them the last proof of friendship. Armed with his borrowed money, Joseph betook himself to Egypt; and there outbid the magnates of Syria when the taxes of the province were put up to auction.

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  • One of the articles in Strafford's impeachment was based on his dealings with Loftus.

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  • The simple system of rural economy is entirely based upon the dealings of this man, whom it is the fashion sometimes to decry as a usurer, but who is really the one thrifty person among an improvident population.

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  • During this first period of their dealings with India the aims of the British were purely those of traders, without any aspirations to military power or territorial aggrandizement; but in the period that followed, the gradual decay of the Mogul empire from within, and the consequent anarchy, forced the English to take up arms in their own defence, and triumphing over one enemy after another they found themselves at last in the place of the Moguls.

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  • Lord Dalhousie's dealings with the feudatory states of India, though actuated by the highest motives, seem now to have proceeded upon mistaken lines.

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  • The same quality, combined with sympathy and firmness, stood him in good stead in all his dealings both with native chiefs and European officials.

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  • These inevitable consequences came to be perceived in course of time and occasioned a backward tendency towards services in kind which could not prevail against the general movement from natural economy to money dealings, but was strong enough to produce social friction and grave disturbances.

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  • They seem to have been the first civilized people who had dealings with Borneo, if the colonization of a portion of the south-eastern corner of the island by Hindus be excepted.

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  • The plural form (Les Finances) was particularly reserved for this application, while the singular came to denote business activity in respect to monetary dealings (as in the expression la haute finance).

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  • This was the accusation of bribery and corrupt dealings in chancery suits, an accusation apparently wholly unexpected by Bacon, and the possibility of which he seems never to have contemplated until it was actually brought against him.

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  • That the practice was common is indeed implied by the terms in which Bacon speaks of it, and it is not improbable that the fact of these gifts being taken by officials was a thing fairly well known, although all were aware of their illegal character, and it was plain that any public exposure of such dealings would be fatal to the individual against whom the charge was made out.

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  • His selection for this duty implies a readiness on Heath's part to proceed some distance along the path of reform; but his dealings with the Lutherans did not confirm this tendency, and Heath's subsequent career was closely associated with the cause of reaction.

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  • At his first convocation he exhorted the bishops to use gentleness rather than rigour in their dealings with heretics; and Pole, in himself, was true to his principle.

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  • At the same time, however, their dealings were nominally under the supervision of the Jews' exchequer, and a number of regulations were enforced, partly with the view of protecting borrowers and partly that the king might know how much his Jews could afford to pay.

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  • Frank and open in his manners, fairly truthful, faithful to his word, temperate and enduring, and looking upon courage as the highest virtue, the true Baluch of the Derajat is a pleasant man to have dealings with.

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  • During this period, however, Charles displayed great tact in his dealings with both parties, and kept his country in the path of administrative and economic reform, organizing the army, developing the railways, and establishing commercial relations with foreign powers.

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  • The Borse, where 4000 persons daily do business, is the chief market in Germany for stocks and shares, and its dealings are of great influence upon the gold market of the world.

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  • The means for his higher education came from Swedish officers, former comrades of his father who had been actively engaged in the Thirty Years' War and who was executed at Salzwedel on the 3rd of February 1642 for his dealings with the Imperialists.

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  • Until the British government stepped in with its police and canals and railroads, between the people and what they were accustomed to consider the dealings of Providence, scarcely a year passed without some terrible manifestation of the power and the wrath of God.

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  • This term covers practically all dealings with money which involve the application of the principle of proportion.

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  • How he gathered, scholars from the continent, Wales and Ireland; how he collected the old heroic poems of the nation, how he himself translated books from the Latin tongue, started schools, and set his scribes to write up the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, is told elsewhere, as are his mechanical inventions, his buildings, and his dealings with missionaries and explorers (see ALFRED).

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  • Williams dealings with the Church of England were no less important than his dealings with social organization.

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  • The tale of the dealings of his descendants with these two classes of opponents constitutes the greater part of English history for a full century.

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  • But the discussion spread in later years from this particular point into a general criticism of the church and its relations to the state, embracing local grievances as well as the questions which turned on the dealings of the papacy with the crown.

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  • He may have left a vulnerable frontier in his earlier dealings with the same thorny problem of free will.

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  • Yet (mark his worldly wisdom) "he had never entangled his friends in his financial dealings.

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  • Although she showed great tact in her dealings with the queen, Catherine drove her from the court after Henry's death, and forced her to restore the crown jewels and to accept Chaumont in exchange for Chenonceaux.

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  • In reviewing the Irish government of Elizabeth we shall find much to blame, a want of truth in her dealings and of steadiness in her policy.

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  • Sagasta was not so fortunate in his dealings with the anti-dynastic parties, and the Republicans gave him much trouble in August 1883.

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  • In dealings with the Indians there have been in Nebraska the usual discreditable features of administration.

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  • Its aim was to secure for the Church of England a definite basis of doctrine and discipline, in case either of disestablishment or of a determination of High Churchmen to quit the establishment, an eventuality that was thought not impossible in view of the States' recent high-handed dealings with the sister established Church of Ireland.

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  • In his dealings with neighbouring rulers Frederick pursued a peaceful and conciliatory policy.

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  • The man before her was middle-aged and handsome, but she saw his dealings with Czerno's men.

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  • He wasn't allowed to tell Rhyn, due to Immortal laws governing the dealings between deities.

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  • It is difficult to elicit sympathy for a silly old man caught up in dark dealings.

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  • The bank which allegedly received emails from Massad's office was subsequently alleged to have been involved in all manner of shady dealings.

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  • In fact, this bullying man seems really rather awkward in his dealings with women.

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  • These contacts will know of reputable builders in your area who they have dealings with.

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  • This follows discussions with key stakeholders who believe that public sector consultors are still hesitant in their dealings with these groups.

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  • This caricature by Rowlandson depicts a rather crafty looking purser, overweight from good living off the spoils of his dealings.

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  • The dealings in the prison are horrific, degrading and unbelievably cruel.

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  • These international instruments and recommendations do not, however, prohibit all dealings with, or even all commercialisation of, human tissue.

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  • Electronic conveyancing requires changes to the legislative framework regulating dealings with land and registration of title.

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  • More about Tim Spicer's dodgy dealings can be found here.

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  • It appears they would rather the matter quietly disappeared in case the bank's questionable dealings with Enron are put under further scrutiny.

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  • Our local councils have been exposed time and time again for dirty dealings.

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  • John Gregory is set to be investigated over his transfer dealings whilst manager of Aston Villa.

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  • Everyone is given total ownership of their customers dealings and feels personally empowered to make instant decisions when called upon to do so.

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  • They were just as entitled to confidentiality as everyone else, as long as their dealings were not improper or illegal.

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  • It is particularly invaluable to those students who have never had dealings with real employers before.

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  • O.K., so we don't always see eye to eye but there's never been any real malice in our dealings before.

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  • You have much comprehension in your dealings with people, and an amazingly retentive memory.

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  • Hitler has always been extremely secretive in all his dealings.

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  • The cynical dealings of democratic senators expose the real story behind the popularity of campaign finance reform.

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  • Ingram Frizer is described as his ' man ', and both of them are involved with Nicholas Skeres in slightly shady dealings.

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  • Alexander made an equally vigorous start to his reign in his dealings with England.

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  • Rodney looks upon his brothers dodgy dealings with an air of pessimism, usually well-founded, yet he always somehow ends up getting involved.

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  • When a special committee was appointed to examine the charges of venality in their dealings with Jugurtha brought against the Roman representatives, Scaurus, who was equally guilty with the rest, was especially active in promoting the establishment of the committee, and even managed to get himself put at the head of it.

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  • At first the people refused to listen to him, for he was represented to them as an instrument of Satan, and all who had dealings with him were threatened with the vengeance of the consistory.

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  • The administration of justice by the bureau agents amounted simply to a ceaseless persecution of the whites who had dealings with the blacks, and bloody conflicts sometimes resulted.

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  • They are industrious, frugal and intelligent; the richer among them are excellent men of business and are peculiarly equitable in their dealings; the majority of all classes can read and write their own script, and the second generation acquires an education of an European type with great facility.

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  • In his dealings with Turkey, the suzerain power, he displayed considerable acuteness; he gained the confidence of the Sultan, whom he flattered and occasionally menaced; and aided by the ambassadors of the friendly powers, he succeeded in obtaining on two occasions important concessions for the Bulgarian episcopate in Macedonia (see Macedonia), while securing the tacit sanction of the Porte for the technically illegal situation in the principality.

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  • It would have suggested many things to a philosopher to have dealings with him.

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  • She included among her enemies the creditors and all who had business dealings with her father, and always at the thought of enemies and those who hated her she remembered Anatole who had done her so much harm--and though he did not hate her she gladly prayed for him as for an enemy.

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  • Also reputed to have had dealings with the ' cult of the severed head '.

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  • The cynical dealings of Democratic senators expose the real story behind the popularity of campaign finance reform.

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  • Due to shady record company dealings Blade sold the single from a bag he had slung over his shoulder.

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  • This rule protects both buyers and sellers, and ensures no underhand dealings can take place.

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  • Two fellows came to him with proof of underhanded dealings in the shipyards.

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  • The naive Rodney is an unwilling participant in his brother 's dodgy dealings.

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  • One would assume that a lawyer who is also a practicing Christian will be fair in his or her dealings with you, your spouse and his or her attorney, and Court officials.

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  • Whether you are a buyer or seller, follow the rules of good business and be honest and fair in your dealings.

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  • In many cases, they are no longer willing to make the effort required to maintain healthy dealings with those around them.

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  • From there, you'll need to be very careful in your dealings to make sure you don't become the victim of a scam.

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  • While much of Coney Island's original charm has been replaced with housing tracts and commercial dealings, there are still some great things to enjoy if you are an amusement park purist visiting the NYC area.

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  • The fact that siblings quarrel with each other does not necessarily mean that they will be inconsiderate, hostile, or aggressive in their dealings with others outside the family.

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  • This company also has other dealings which do not necessarily pertain to personal finance issues.

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  • Then of course, there is quality - both in our personal dealings with each customer and in our attention to the detail of each ring.

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  • The characters that live here are, likewise, interpretations of working class folk, whose dealings with community, family, religion and politics all provide fodder for the storylines.

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  • At the beginning of the series, Florrick is hosting a press conference where he apologizes for his personal choices but denies any corrupt professional dealings.

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  • Read up on negotiating tips for buying a used car before you begin your dealings with the seller.

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  • Most of your dealings with home warranty contractors should run smoothly.

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  • In fact, there are some consumer sites solely dedicated to airing complaints regarding the Ameriprise offerings and business dealings.

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  • Dorsey's business dealings with Sinatra proved to be far less benevolent.

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  • With these side projects and promotional events going on, as well as the day-to-day dealings of the business, there is often tension between the owners of the studio as well as the artists.

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  • It turned out that the two had had business dealings in the past.

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  • The thing that's interesting is that these tales exist in countries that had no dealings with one another, which leads some to believe that fairies are not myth.

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  • However the scope of their responsibilities has broadened to include regulating both national and international financial dealings.

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  • While the lawyer's death did nothing to undo the damage his note had caused to Cynthia, it at least eliminated her need for any further dealings with the miscreant.

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  • He was not a notable scholar, and he had not much of what is usually called tact in his dealings either with the juvenile or the adult mind.

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  • In the first place, they never settled in the country, and they had not much direct dealings with the inhabitants.

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  • As he had formerly had dealings with the house of Alexander Severus, so now he entered into a correspondence with the emperor Philip the Arabian and his wife Severa.

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  • Thereupon the allies resolved to have no more dealings with him.

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  • His fame spread at Oxford, though it was mingled with suspicions of his dealings in the black arts and with some doubts of his orthodoxy.

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