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Establishment

Subject: Religion

In ecclesiastical usage, the recognition by the State of a particular Church as that of the State. In OT Judaism and in much of the ancient world, religious observance was part of the ...

establishment

establishment  

The successful growth and reproduction of plants and/or animals in a site that provides them with favourable conditions.
Establishment

Establishment  

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A group in a society exercising power and influence over matters of policy or taste, and seen as resisting change. The term is recorded intermittently from the 1920s, but in British English derives ...
Establishment

Establishment  

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Religion
In ecclesiastical usage, the recognition by the State of a particular Church as that of the State. In OT Judaism and in much of the ancient world, religious observance was part of the civil order, ...
establishment book

establishment book  

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‘Establishment book’ is a term applied to a formal register or account book listing in detail, with their respective fees and order of precedence, the principal offices of the realm ...
establishment clause

establishment clause  

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The 1st Amendment to the U.S. Constitution states, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion.” This establishment clause has been used by the Supreme Court to overturn ...
war establishment

war establishment  

The level of equipment and manning laid down for a military unit in wartime.
establishment fee

establishment fee  

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A charge levied by a lender to establish a loan. See front-end fee.
peace establishment

peace establishment  

The authorized size, composition, and organization of a nation's armed forces in peacetime.
permanent establishment

permanent establishment  

Most tax treaties operate so that business profits are taxed in the country of the taxpayer’s residence, unless the taxpayer has a ‘permanent establishment’ in the other territory. In the model ...
establishment of religion

establishment of religion  

A religious organization is established when, by law, it enjoys the unique protection and support of the state and in some measure comes under its control. The term establishment comes ...
right of establishment

right of establishment  

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Law
The right under the Treaty of Rome of a national of a member state of the European Community to engage in and manage businesses in any other member state.
establishment of the port

establishment of the port  

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History
The interval between the time of meridian passage of the new or the full moon and the time of the following high tide. This interval which is constant for a given port is also known as the High Water ...
National Military Establishment

National Military Establishment  

An organization created by the National Security Act of 1947, comprised of the heads of the armed forces departments, and responsible for coordinating and responding to defense issues after World ...
Establishment of Court

Establishment of Court  

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The primitive court arrangements brought to Australia on British settlement included avenues of appeals, in the modern sense, from early quasi-judicial officers to the colonial Governor and thence to ...
Long Range Weapons Establishment, Woomera

Long Range Weapons Establishment, Woomera  

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A joint Anglo-Australian project established in 1946, the Long Range Weapons Establishment was in part a reaction to the experience of German V weapons used against London in 1945, and ...
international post

international post  

A post, position, job, or billet that is authorized in a peacetime establishment or emergency establishment and that carries a specific international job description, whose incumbent is responsible ...
Ischaemia-reperfusion injury

Ischaemia-reperfusion injury  

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• Seen following re-establishment of blood flow in free tissue transfer or replant surgery.• May get tissue injury beyond that caused by ischaemia.• Seen following re-establishment of blood flow in ...
private label

private label  

A name identifying the manufacturer that is unique to the retail establishment that carries the product. A brand name is a manufacturer whose products are widely sold across many different ...
Workplace Employment Relations Survey 2004

Workplace Employment Relations Survey 2004  

(WERS04)A series of large-scale surveys of UK establishments have been undertaken in the last twenty-five years, of which WERS04 is the fifth, and most recent. The other surveys were undertaken in ...
polyester

polyester  

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Class of organic substance composed of large molecules arranged in a chain or a network and formed from many smaller molecules through the establishment of ester linkages. Polyester fibres are ...

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