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  • One of his first acts was to invest the emperor Charles VI.

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  • Now I must invest in a new vehicle.

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  • Invest it well and it might get her a couple of years, the way prices keep going up.

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  • I can understand you not wanting to invest the money for a car, but what's wrong with accepting a ride now and then?

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  • You don't pick losing start-ups to invest in, why aren't they after you?

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  • re, Stiebel's canal (left side), tge, Mesoblastic (skeletotrophic probably an evanescent and muscular) cells invest embryonic nephridium.

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  • By constructing an entrenched camp at Ulm and concentrating all the available food within it, he expected to compel Napoleon to invest and besiege him, and he anticipated that in the devastated country his adversary would be compelled to separate and thus fall an easy prey to the Russians.

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  • Many suffered under this law, but the ultimate effect was to invest the press with new popularity, and very soon the newspapers conceived a device which effectually protected their literary staff, for they employed dummy editors whose sole function was to go to prison in lieu of the true editor.

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  • Calvin's first principle, the absolute sovereignty of God, had been so applied as to make the divine decree determine alike the acts and the destinies of men; and his formal principle had been so construed as to invest his system with the authority of the source whence it professed to have been drawn.

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  • Calvin's first principle, the absolute sovereignty of God, had been so applied as to make the divine decree determine alike the acts and the destinies of men; and his formal principle had been so construed as to invest his system with the authority of the source whence it professed to have been drawn.

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  • On the 12th of April Wellington advanced to invest Toulouse from the south, but Soult on the night of the nth had retreated towards Villefranque, and Wellington then entered the city.

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  • Leo agreed to invest Charles with Naples, to crown him emperor, and to aid in a war against Venice.

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  • Leo agreed to invest Charles with Naples, to crown him emperor, and to aid in a war against Venice.

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  • Henry had besides to invest his brother with the duchy of Burgundya grave error which hampered French politics during three centuries.

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  • He became the victim of a certain "earnest-frothy" speculator, who induced him to sell his little Lincolnshire estate at Grasby, and to invest the proceeds, with all his other money, and part of that of his brothers and sisters, in a "Patent Decorative Carving Company": in a few months the whole scheme collapsed, and Tennyson was left penniless.

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  • The French army under the duke of Burgundy and Marshal Vendome, after an abortive attempt to invest Oudenarde, took up a defensive position north of the town when Marlborough and Eugene, after a forced march, arrived with the main Allied army.

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  • But every dime spent on the house meant that much less she could invest in the dairy - and the dairy was the one thing that stood a chance of stimulating her anemic savings account.

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  • He attempted to invest Pompey's lines at Dyrrhachium (Durazzo), though his opponent's force was double that of his own, and was defeated with considerable loss.

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  • The developing embryo at the end of the suspensor grows out to a varying extent into the forming endosperm, from which by surface absorption it derives good material for growth; at the same time the suspensor plays a direct part as a carrier of nutrition, and may even develop, where perhaps no endosperm is formed, special absorptive "suspensor roots" which invest the developing embryo, or pass out into the body and coats of the ovule, or even into the placenta.

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  • He also wrote Samor, the Lord of The Bright City, the subject of which was taken from British legend, the "bright city" being Gloucester; but he failed to invest it with serious interest.

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  • The integuments do not completely invest the apex of the nucellus, but an opening termed the micropyle is left.

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  • to invest her with the regency, thanks to Villeroy and contrary to the last will of Henry IV.

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  • In June 1648 Cromwell himself proceeded to invest Pembroke Castle, which resisted with great obstinacy.

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  • The founders of the school sought to invest their doctrines with the halo of tradition by ascribing them to Pythagoras and Plato, and there is no reason to accuse them of insincerity.

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  • The Epitrope was at first nothing more than a handful of discontented politicians who had failed to find places in the administration, but some slight reverses which it succeeded in inflicting on the Turkish troops brought thousands of armed Christians to its side, and in April 1896 it found itself strong enough to invest the important garrison town of Vamos.

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  • The uncomfortable figure in the Bodleian Library does not give much help. Sir John Malcolm has been at some pains to invest his portrait of Timur with individuality.

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  • The power of making appointments to the administrative service would invest him with a vast influence but for the constitutional requirement of securing the consent of the Senate to the more important appointments made.

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  • in seeking to secure congressional attention to the affairs of a corporation in which he was interested, and whose interest directly depended upon the legislation of Congress, by inducing members of Congress to invest in the stocks of said corporation."

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  • By a bold march across Flanders, Maurice reached Nieuport on the 1st of July, and proceeded to invest it.

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  • Other series of modifications arise in which the tissues corresponding to the stroma invest the sporogenous hyphal ends, and thus enclose the spores, asci, basidia, &c., in a cavity.

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  • Entering their territory, he was just about to invest the capital when he was seized with an illness which proved fatal on the 15th of May 1760.

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  • to invest prelates with the ring and the staff, and met the expostulations of Paschal by declaring that he would not surrender a right which had belonged to all former kings.

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  • On the other hand it was arranged that these elections should take place in the presence of the emperor or his representative, and that he should invest the new prelate with the sceptre, thus signifying that the bishop, or abbot, held his temporal fiefs from him and not from the pope.

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  • She therefore took up the cause of Duke Frederick, and under her influence a small majority of the federal diet decided to iequest the two powers to invest him with the sovereignty of Holstein.

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  • When pederasty became common in Greece, an attempt was made to justify it and invest it with dignity by referring to the rape of the beautiful boy by Zeus; in Crete, where the love of boys was reduced to a system, Minos, the primitive ruler and law-giver, was said to have been the ravisher of Ganymede.

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  • The final struggle was postponed until 1760, when Colonel (afterwards Sir Eyre) Coote won the decisive victory of Wandiwash over the French general Lally, and proceeded to invest Pondicherry, which was starved into capitulation in January 1761.

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  • In the same year he brought to an end the investiture struggle in England, in which Anselm, archbishop of Canterbury, had been engaged with King Henry I., by retaining himself exclusive right to invest with the ring and crozier, but recognizing the royal nomination .to vacate benefices and oath of fealty for temporal domains.

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  • See, for further history, Herod; Jews.4 Although but little is known of the inhabitants of Edom, their close relationship to Judah and their kinship with the surrounding tribes invest them with particular interest.

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  • Oyster culture can evidently be carried on only by private enterprise, and the problem for legislation to solve is how to give such rights of property upon those shores which are favourable to oyster culture as may encourage competent persons to invest their money in that undertaking.

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  • The uncomfortable figure in the Bodleian Library does not give much help. Sir John Malcolm has been at some pains to invest his portrait of Timur with individuality.

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  • Entering their territory, he was just about to invest the capital when he was seized with an illness which proved fatal on the 15th of May 1760.

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  • In the same year he brought to an end the investiture struggle in England, in which Anselm, archbishop of Canterbury, had been engaged with King Henry I., by retaining himself exclusive right to invest with the ring and crozier, but recognizing the royal nomination .to vacate benefices and oath of fealty for temporal domains.

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  • See, for further history, Herod; Jews.4 Although but little is known of the inhabitants of Edom, their close relationship to Judah and their kinship with the surrounding tribes invest them with particular interest.

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  • An even more complete and minutely detailed view of the sacrificial system is no doubt obtained from the ceremonial manuals, the Kalpa-sutras; but it is just by the speculative discussions of the Brahmanasthe mystic significance and symbolical colouring with which they invest single rites - that we gain a real insight into the nature and gradual development of this truly stupendous system of ritual worship.

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  • North of the central court is a domestic quarter presenting analogies with that of Cnossus, but throughout the later building there was a great dearth of the frescoes and other remains such as invest the Cnossian palace with so much interest.

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  • Wellington, on the 9th of April 1811, directed General Spencer to invest Almeida; he then set off himself to join Beresford before Badajoz, but after reconnoitring the fortress with his lieutenant he had at once to return north on the news that Massena was moving to relieve Almeida.

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  • In December 1824 Bolivar convoked a constituent congress for the February following; but this body, taking into consideration the unsettled state of the country, thought it proper to invest him with dictatorial power for another year.

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  • She married in her seventeenth year a man very much her senior, Nicephore Blavatsky, a Russian official in Caucasia, from whom she was separated after a few months; in later days, when seeking to invest herself with a halo of virginity, she described the marriage as a nominal one.

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  • Long before the overthrow of Pisa the list of contests had been so enlarged as to invest the celebration with a Panhellenic character.

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  • Moreover, the site constituted a natural citadel, difficult to approach or to invest, and an almost impregnable refuge in the hour of defeat, within which broken forces might rally to retrieve disaster.

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  • Large herds of cattle are kept by the Fula, and in cattle rich natives usually invest their wealth.

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  • To Gregory it was intolerable that a layman, whether emperor, king or baron, should invest a churchman with the emblems of spiritual office; ecclesiastical investiture should come only from ecclesiastics.

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  • Especial importance attaches to this council through the fact that Canons 3-5 invest the Roman bishop with a prerogative which became of great historical importance, as the first legal recognition of his jurisdiction over other sees and the basis for the further development of his primacy.

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  • Hartwig, archbishop of Bremen, wished these sees to be under his authority, but Henry contested this claim, and won the right to invest these bishops himself, a privilege afterwards confirmed by the emperor Frederick I.

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  • Closely pursued by Cumberland, he marched by way of Carlisle across the border, and at last stopped to invest Stirling Castle.

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  • Abercromby, effected a landing at Aboukir, and proceeded to invest Alexandria, where on the 2 fst they were attacked by Menou; the French were repulsed, but the English French commander was mortally wounded in the action.

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  • A mission headed by Viscount Downe was afterwards despatched to Persia, to invest the shah with the order of the Garter, a ceremony which took place in Teheran on the 2nd of February 1903.

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  • In that event, an assistant overseer cannot be appointed to perform the duties of collector of rates, but, on the other hand, the parish council may invest the collector with any of the powers of an overseer.

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  • Mahomet, anxious to invest the call with the dignity of a ceremony, took counsel of his followers.

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  • He now maintained not only that it was a sin that kings should invest prelates with their spiritual insignia, the pallium, the staff, the ring, but claimed that no clerk ought to do homage to the king for the lands of his benefice, though he himself seven years before had not scrupled to make his oath to his earlier master.

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  • There was always the tendency for clerics in such cases to invest their sons with the temporalities of the Church; and the poonani synod convened by Benedict VIII.

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  • Such, however, struggle of was not their policy; on the contrary, they needed a the Caroking to act as agent for their private interests, since he alone could invest their rank and dignities with - 2).

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  • Especial importance attaches to this council through the fact that Canons 3-5 invest the Roman bishop with a prerogative which became of great historical importance, as the first legal recognition of his jurisdiction over other sees and the basis for the further development of his primacy.

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  • Abercromby, effected a landing at Aboukir, and proceeded to invest Alexandria, where on the 2 fst they were attacked by Menou; the French were repulsed, but the English French commander was mortally wounded in the action.

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  • A mission headed by Viscount Downe was afterwards despatched to Persia, to invest the shah with the order of the Garter, a ceremony which took place in Teheran on the 2nd of February 1903.

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  • Secretary Knox's idea, as expressed in the identical circular note addressed by him on the 18th of October 1909 to the powers, was to invest the International Prize Court, proposed to be established by the convention of the 18th of October 1907, with the functions of a " court of arbitral justice."

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  • By the 29th of October all the British forces at the front and their reinforcements had fallen in on Ladysmith, which the Transvaalers on the north and east and the Free Staters on the west side began to invest.

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  • I can understand you not wanting to invest the money for a car, but what's wrong with accepting a ride now and then?

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  • Now I must invest in a new vehicle.

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  • Invest it well and it might get her a couple of years, the way prices keep going up.

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  • You don't pick losing start-ups to invest in, why aren't they after you?

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  • But every dime spent on the house meant that much less she could invest in the dairy - and the dairy was the one thing that stood a chance of stimulating her anemic savings account.

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  • He was reluctant to invest in a venture that has a slow turnover.

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  • bearish on commodities (and house prices) recently and has 70 billion " ready " to invest.

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  • In fact, never give your money to someone else to invest on your own behalf.

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  • They now have to decide whether to buy in pure biofuels for blending or to invest in their own biofuel production plants.

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  • borrowing to invest and from developing the enterprise culture that the government values.

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  • Guy says, ' Never invest in an LDAP property whose workings you do not fully comprehend ' .

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  • This would furnish the opportunity for the Airport to invest in escalator access directly from the passenger concourse to the station concourse.

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  • condominium development at Daytona Beach represents a unique opportunity to invest in Florida's booming property market.

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  • Then, seeing the value of land in a very constricted environment, he started to invest in it.

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  • This coverage pays invest in liability does not share contact a counselor.

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  • Each fund can also invest in a company at subsequent rounds to prevent dilution.

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  • King Stephen refused to invest Murdac who was, significantly, the first diocesan since 1066 to be appointed without royal assent.

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  • disable ad verdict So should you invest?

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  • everyone from beginner to expert, and can help you invest better and take control of your personal finances.

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  • Invest time and money selecting the right franchisees and train them well.

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  • Bond mutual funds As the name suggests, bond mutual funds invest in bonds and other debt securities.

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  • Apparently to have Sky Series Link enabled we will need to invest further in our scheduling system.

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  • furtherance of the charity 's objects, rather than accumulate or invest these funds.

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  • retired grandparents can invest on his behalf, tho, since this money won't be taxed at all.

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  • They used it to invest in apparently hopeless ventures or into business they knew little or nothing about.

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  • Agency Turmoil Recent attacks on Scottish Screen have focused on the agency's apparent inability to invest in features that are certain box office winners.

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  • The indirect costs refer to lost wealth caused by the tax system distorting incentives to work, save and invest.

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  • invest quot tramontin as auto insurance florida statute to any.

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  • invest on behalf of the Prudential Assurance Company, also enjoyed a successful year.

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  • invest around £ 590 million to upgrade the water and wastewater infrastructure.

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  • invest to save budget.

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  • invest in equity trapped in your home.

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  • invest in property.

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  • invest in the new digital technology without the merger.

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  • Making a bending jig The key to good results is to invest a little time in building a bending jig.

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  • For instance, we will invest £ 30 million to ensure that within 12 months, no child has to use an outside lavatory.

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  • But the Court does assume that the claimant will invest the lump sum: otherwise there would be no need for a discount.

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  • There is still time to stop this motorway madness and invest the money saved in sensible alternatives instead.

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  • Invest in Daniel Charny's ultimate recycling mascot: the golden pup.

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  • Over two thirds of those with maxi ISAs will invest the maxi ISAs will invest the maximum allowed (£ 7,000 ).

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  • To build a metropolis, players must invest in city improvements.

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  • Choosing to invest because a company is named after your sister, for example, is a strict no-no.

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  • opt to invest their money in companies whose ethos reflects their values and policies.

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  • Land rights would give pastoralists much more incentive to invest in the natural resources of the rangeland.

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  • pension funds are also a good source from which to invest in a number of areas, for example property purchase.

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  • persuaded to invest in the restaurant.

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  • The Fund will invest principally in a diversified portfolio of securities issued by North American companies.

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  • proprietor of land persuaded the claimant to invest in his company.

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  • Even large companies are often strapped for money and are unlikely to invest in HPC without initial pump priming.

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  • The wise business will use these good times to invest in measures to improve resilience.

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  • resilient network infrastructure, which means you don't need to invest in your own expensive network.

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  • We had not expected to be able to invest heavily in new reversions during this financial year.

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  • What better excuse to invest in a new pair of strappy sandals now your feet are looking primed to perfection.

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  • sensible enough to invest his earnings for the rainy day which inevitably comes to all actors.

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  • Our reluctance to invest in professional translation is extremely shortsighted.

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  • Yet still, Croats refuse to cultivate friends, invest in PR, articulate their grievances or refute slander.

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  • To invest in shares is to buy a stake in the future of UK plc.

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  • How to invest Get advice from a specialist stockbroker.

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  • Triodos Bank anticipates a surge in applications as investors rush to invest before the share issue closes, possibly in May.

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  • Instead, invest in large cushions in embroidered, tapestry or faux fur and suede for ultimate luxury.

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  • They argue that they would be unable to invest in the new digital technology without the merger.

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  • If you want to really set pulses racing, take a tip from times gone by and invest in some seamed tights or stockings.

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  • SOLDIERS: Invest in a digital camera to avoid all that court martial tomfoolery after a trip to Truprint.

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  • For a good cardiovascular workout invest in a quality treadmill.

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  • triple glazing using sustainable wood frames instead of UPVC encourage energy suppliers to invest in renewable fuels.

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  • We must invest in a complete national system of dual carriageway trunk roads.

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  • unwilling to invest even the requested $ 4.95 to succeed in my mission.

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  • You invest in the world's only flushable toddler urinal of course.

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  • There are only so many programs that you can watch about the African Bullfrog for example. disable ad verdict So should you invest?

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  • In which Gilbert is contacted by a fantastically wealthy refugee who wants to invest in the hotel business.

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  • willing to invest in you.

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  • wise to invest.

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  • feoffer, to invest with a fief or fee, has given the English law terms" f coffee " and " feoffment " (q.v.).

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  • An even more complete and minutely detailed view of the sacrificial system is no doubt obtained from the ceremonial manuals, the Kalpa-sutras; but it is just by the speculative discussions of the Brahmanasthe mystic significance and symbolical colouring with which they invest single rites - that we gain a real insight into the nature and gradual development of this truly stupendous system of ritual worship.

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  • The main object of these was to invest the senate, which he recruited with a number of his own party, with full control over the state, over every magistrate and every province; and the mainstay of his political system was to be the military colonies which he had established with grants of land throughout every part of Italy, to the ruin of the old Italian freeholders and farmers, who from this time dwindled away, leaving whole districts waste and desolate.

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  • North of the central court is a domestic quarter presenting analogies with that of Cnossus, but throughout the later building there was a great dearth of the frescoes and other remains such as invest the Cnossian palace with so much interest.

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  • The Epitrope was at first nothing more than a handful of discontented politicians who had failed to find places in the administration, but some slight reverses which it succeeded in inflicting on the Turkish troops brought thousands of armed Christians to its side, and in April 1896 it found itself strong enough to invest the important garrison town of Vamos.

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  • re, Stiebel's canal (left side), tge, Mesoblastic (skeletotrophic probably an evanescent and muscular) cells invest embryonic nephridium.

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  • By constructing an entrenched camp at Ulm and concentrating all the available food within it, he expected to compel Napoleon to invest and besiege him, and he anticipated that in the devastated country his adversary would be compelled to separate and thus fall an easy prey to the Russians.

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  • Wellington, on the 9th of April 1811, directed General Spencer to invest Almeida; he then set off himself to join Beresford before Badajoz, but after reconnoitring the fortress with his lieutenant he had at once to return north on the news that Massena was moving to relieve Almeida.

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  • On the 12th of April Wellington advanced to invest Toulouse from the south, but Soult on the night of the nth had retreated towards Villefranque, and Wellington then entered the city.

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  • In June 1648 Cromwell himself proceeded to invest Pembroke Castle, which resisted with great obstinacy.

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  • By the 29th of October all the British forces at the front and their reinforcements had fallen in on Ladysmith, which the Transvaalers on the north and east and the Free Staters on the west side began to invest.

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  • He became the victim of a certain "earnest-frothy" speculator, who induced him to sell his little Lincolnshire estate at Grasby, and to invest the proceeds, with all his other money, and part of that of his brothers and sisters, in a "Patent Decorative Carving Company": in a few months the whole scheme collapsed, and Tennyson was left penniless.

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  • Many suffered under this law, but the ultimate effect was to invest the press with new popularity, and very soon the newspapers conceived a device which effectually protected their literary staff, for they employed dummy editors whose sole function was to go to prison in lieu of the true editor.

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  • The French army under the duke of Burgundy and Marshal Vendome, after an abortive attempt to invest Oudenarde, took up a defensive position north of the town when Marlborough and Eugene, after a forced march, arrived with the main Allied army.

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  • In December 1824 Bolivar convoked a constituent congress for the February following; but this body, taking into consideration the unsettled state of the country, thought it proper to invest him with dictatorial power for another year.

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  • Hartwig, archbishop of Bremen, wished these sees to be under his authority, but Henry contested this claim, and won the right to invest these bishops himself, a privilege afterwards confirmed by the emperor Frederick I.

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  • He attempted to invest Pompey's lines at Dyrrhachium (Durazzo), though his opponent's force was double that of his own, and was defeated with considerable loss.

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  • The power of making appointments to the administrative service would invest him with a vast influence but for the constitutional requirement of securing the consent of the Senate to the more important appointments made.

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  • She married in her seventeenth year a man very much her senior, Nicephore Blavatsky, a Russian official in Caucasia, from whom she was separated after a few months; in later days, when seeking to invest herself with a halo of virginity, she described the marriage as a nominal one.

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  • in seeking to secure congressional attention to the affairs of a corporation in which he was interested, and whose interest directly depended upon the legislation of Congress, by inducing members of Congress to invest in the stocks of said corporation."

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  • Secretary Knox's idea, as expressed in the identical circular note addressed by him on the 18th of October 1909 to the powers, was to invest the International Prize Court, proposed to be established by the convention of the 18th of October 1907, with the functions of a " court of arbitral justice."

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  • Long before the overthrow of Pisa the list of contests had been so enlarged as to invest the celebration with a Panhellenic character.

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  • Upon the election being reported to the crown, a mandate issues from the crown to the archbishop and metropolitan, requesting him and commanding him to confirm the election, and to invest and consecrate the bishop-elect.

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  • Closely pursued by Cumberland, he marched by way of Carlisle across the border, and at last stopped to invest Stirling Castle.

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  • By a bold march across Flanders, Maurice reached Nieuport on the 1st of July, and proceeded to invest it.

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  • Other series of modifications arise in which the tissues corresponding to the stroma invest the sporogenous hyphal ends, and thus enclose the spores, asci, basidia, &c., in a cavity.

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  • The founders of the school sought to invest their doctrines with the halo of tradition by ascribing them to Pythagoras and Plato, and there is no reason to accuse them of insincerity.

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  • to invest prelates with the ring and the staff, and met the expostulations of Paschal by declaring that he would not surrender a right which had belonged to all former kings.

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  • On the other hand it was arranged that these elections should take place in the presence of the emperor or his representative, and that he should invest the new prelate with the sceptre, thus signifying that the bishop, or abbot, held his temporal fiefs from him and not from the pope.

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  • She therefore took up the cause of Duke Frederick, and under her influence a small majority of the federal diet decided to iequest the two powers to invest him with the sovereignty of Holstein.

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  • The developing embryo at the end of the suspensor grows out to a varying extent into the forming endosperm, from which by surface absorption it derives good material for growth; at the same time the suspensor plays a direct part as a carrier of nutrition, and may even develop, where perhaps no endosperm is formed, special absorptive "suspensor roots" which invest the developing embryo, or pass out into the body and coats of the ovule, or even into the placenta.

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  • When pederasty became common in Greece, an attempt was made to justify it and invest it with dignity by referring to the rape of the beautiful boy by Zeus; in Crete, where the love of boys was reduced to a system, Minos, the primitive ruler and law-giver, was said to have been the ravisher of Ganymede.

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  • The final struggle was postponed until 1760, when Colonel (afterwards Sir Eyre) Coote won the decisive victory of Wandiwash over the French general Lally, and proceeded to invest Pondicherry, which was starved into capitulation in January 1761.

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  • Oyster culture can evidently be carried on only by private enterprise, and the problem for legislation to solve is how to give such rights of property upon those shores which are favourable to oyster culture as may encourage competent persons to invest their money in that undertaking.

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  • One of his first acts was to invest the emperor Charles VI.

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  • "ALGERNON BERTRAM FREEMAN REDESDALE - MITFORD, Baron (1837-1916), British politician and writer (see 22.968), in 1906 accompanied Prince Arthur of Connaught on his mission to Japan to invest the Mikado with the Order of the Garter.

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  • In that event, an assistant overseer cannot be appointed to perform the duties of collector of rates, but, on the other hand, the parish council may invest the collector with any of the powers of an overseer.

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  • The Turkish envoy then in Bucharest was persuaded to invest Brancovan with the caftan, or robe of office, in token of Turkish approval, and the patriarch of Constantinople, who was also present, and the archbishop of Walachia, Theodosius, consecrated him together at the high altar of the cathedral, where he took the coronation oath to devote his whole strength to the good of his country and received the boiars' oath of submission.

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  • Mahomet, anxious to invest the call with the dignity of a ceremony, took counsel of his followers.

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  • He now maintained not only that it was a sin that kings should invest prelates with their spiritual insignia, the pallium, the staff, the ring, but claimed that no clerk ought to do homage to the king for the lands of his benefice, though he himself seven years before had not scrupled to make his oath to his earlier master.

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  • Moreover, the site constituted a natural citadel, difficult to approach or to invest, and an almost impregnable refuge in the hour of defeat, within which broken forces might rally to retrieve disaster.

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  • Large herds of cattle are kept by the Fula, and in cattle rich natives usually invest their wealth.

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  • There was always the tendency for clerics in such cases to invest their sons with the temporalities of the Church; and the poonani synod convened by Benedict VIII.

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  • To Gregory it was intolerable that a layman, whether emperor, king or baron, should invest a churchman with the emblems of spiritual office; ecclesiastical investiture should come only from ecclesiastics.

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  • Such, however, struggle of was not their policy; on the contrary, they needed a the Caroking to act as agent for their private interests, since he alone could invest their rank and dignities with - 2).

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  • Henry had besides to invest his brother with the duchy of Burgundya grave error which hampered French politics during three centuries.

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  • to invest her with the regency, thanks to Villeroy and contrary to the last will of Henry IV.

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  • He also wrote Samor, the Lord of The Bright City, the subject of which was taken from British legend, the "bright city" being Gloucester; but he failed to invest it with serious interest.

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  • The integuments do not completely invest the apex of the nucellus, but an opening termed the micropyle is left.

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  • Even large companies are often strapped for money and are unlikely to invest in HPC without initial pump priming.

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  • Why should you invest in real estate in Bulgaria?

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  • For example, investment capitalists are reluctant to invest in a venture that has a slow turnover.

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  • The wise business will use these good times to invest in measures to improve resilience.

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  • There is a resilient network infrastructure, which means you don't need to invest in your own expensive network.

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  • We had not expected to be able to invest heavily in new reversions during this financial year.

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  • Hedge funds, EIS, taper relief have created a perfect storm of private wealth to invest in more risky ventures.

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  • What better excuse to invest in a new pair of strappy sandals now your feet are looking primed to perfection.

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  • Phil was sensible enough to invest his earnings for the rainy day which inevitably comes to all actors.

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  • Our reluctance to invest in professional translation is extremely shortsighted.

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  • Yet still, Croats refuse to cultivate friends, invest in PR, articulate their grievances or refute slander.

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  • To invest in shares is to buy a stake in the future of UK plc.

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  • How to invest Get advice from a specialist stockbroker.

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  • Triodos Bank anticipates a surge in applications as investors rush to invest before the share issue closes, possibly in May.

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  • The Society was able to invest surplus cash in land.

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  • Instead, invest in large cushions in embroidered, tapestry or faux fur and suede for ultimate luxury.

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  • If you want to really set pulses racing, take a tip from times gone by and invest in some seamed tights or stockings.

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  • SOLDIERS: Invest in a digital camera to avoid all that court martial tomfoolery after a trip to Truprint.

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  • For a good cardiovascular workout invest in a quality treadmill.

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  • Also encouragement to install triple glazing using sustainable wood frames instead of UPVC encourage energy suppliers to invest in renewable fuels.

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  • We must invest in a complete national system of dual carriageway trunk roads.

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  • I was unwilling to invest even the requested $ 4.95 to succeed in my mission.

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  • In which Gilbert is contacted by a fantastically wealthy refugee who wants to invest in the hotel business.

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  • In return you will be working for an ambitious company who are willing to invest in you.

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  • Business leaders may expect things to muddle along but 2003 may be a time for the wise to invest.

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  • You may decide to invest all of that positive cash flow into growth and that's okay. But you need to be honestly convinced the business model can and will generate cash.

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  • Venture firms typically invest in the later stages and can write far larger checks than angel investors. They also can provide perceptive operational and great financial advice.

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  • A typical decision may involve whether to use your cash flow to invest in more revenue growth, to build up the company coffers, or to return money to the shareholders.

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  • Once you've found your bargain crib set, invest in a good gallon or two of paint.

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  • If you feel that your pet will be a problem once the baby is born, you might want to invest in some good obedience classes to help manage its behavior.

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  • For child pool safety, it is a great idea if you invest in a Safety Turtle armband with alarm station to alert you if a child has fallen into the water.

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  • Since tea is the focus of the party, invest in a beautiful teapot and tea cups.

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  • Also, invest in some combination pieces such as a dresser/hutch combo, a changing table/armoire combo, or a crib that can be mounted to a bookshelf.

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  • Another reason to invest in specialized nursing bras is because your breasts are much bigger after pregnancy and childbirth than they were before, which increases the need for support and shaping.

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  • Many parents invest in a baby monitor to help them monitor their child when he or she is in another room.

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  • After all, it's better to invest a small amount of money in renting a motorhome and finding out you don't like the experience than to commit to years of paying for something you really don't enjoy.

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  • If you plan to invest in wine, while knowing about the grapes and growing reason is important, it all really comes down to the aging potential of the wine.

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  • You can invest privately and build your own collection or you can use a wine broker, who manages your wine collection much like a stock portfolio.

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  • Decide on whether you want to invest in an authentic oriental rug or just add the look of one to your home.

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  • When you buy bonds, you essentially invest a specific amount of money in a company or the government, with the guarantee that you get the original amount back over a certain period of time, along with interest.

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  • Know exactly what kind of web page you want to design before you invest in a software suite.

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  • The residential and commercial real estate company RE/MAX has an easy-to-use site that allows those looking to invest in a rental property to look for property or to find a commercial agent to aid them in their search.

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  • You can pick up basic cotton panties, or you can invest in satin, lace or high-performance fabrics.

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  • What's more, buying art is a fun way to invest money, since many art pieces increase in value with each passing year.

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  • For example, you may want to invest in a helmet and knee and elbow pads for added safety.

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  • The Nano does not come with much included in the box (just a dock adapter, USB cable and headphones), so you may need to invest in a protective case, armband, or other accessories -- these quickly add up and Apple knows it.

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  • For example, unless you plan on playing resource-heavy video games like F.E.A.R., it may not be particularly necessary for you to invest in a powerful graphics card.

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  • On the other hand, if you want your appliance to last longer, it may be a good idea to invest in a machine made with metal parts instead of plastic ones.

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  • One way to avoid this problem, especially if you use these appliances on a daily basis, is to invest in the heavy-duty models instead of the cheaper ones.

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  • Tournament players should also invest in a pricier set of clubs.

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  • If you can't afford a higher quality bike, you'll might find that you can update certain parts of the bike as you invest in smaller, replaceable items.

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  • At that point you should invest in an external drive for backup and other storage.

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  • Have you figured out your budget and how much time you can invest in building a homemade aircraft?

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  • There's really not a "best" time of the year to purchase a computer - as the decision to invest in technology is ultimately driven by need.

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  • Additionally, you'll save yourself the frustration of dealing with an unreliable computer by making a purchase decision when the performance of your existing machine lets you know that it's time to invest in new technology.

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  • A United States savings bond is a popular items to give to students to pay off college loans, to save for retirement, and to invest in for the future-but how much does it cost to buy US savings bond?

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  • There are many reasons an individual would want to invest in gold and silver.

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  • There are several good reasons to invest in silver.

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  • Another good reason to invest in silver is its versatility.

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  • It's easy to learn how to buy silver, if you're willing to invest some time in learning what you need to do.

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  • Whether you want to invest in gold coins or collect them for fun, knowing how to and where to buy gold is beneficial so you won't waste your money on fakes or will purchase something that will actually increase in value over time.

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