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Abstentions: The total number of abstentions in this location for this election contest.
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Our Corner (1888)
- - - - - - --- thirty-four Conservative votes and more than that number of Conservative abstentions is a remarkable sign of the times. That it should have been necessary after the first division to apply the closure is not to be regretted, as it served ...
The Athenæum (1889)
A Journal of Literature, Science, the Fine Arts, Music, and the Drama
A section on " Art in the House of Commons " illustrates what Parliament has done, but it omits to mention what it has not done with regard to design ; chief among the abstentions is that of providing a fit and conveniently accessible home for ...
by Jacques Fomerand
Adopted by 328 votes for, 1 against and 49 abstentions and ratified by only a few countries, this convention remains the sole binding international instrument devoted to the defense and strengthening of indigenous rights at the national, ...
Collins Rhyming Dictionary (2014)
by Rosalind Fergusson
rebellions, professions, processions, concessions, possessions, exceptions, connections, objections, reflections, conventions, abstentions, intentions, suggestions, etc. 10.33 peccant, pedant, pendant, pendent, extant, sextant, errant , gerent, ...
A Reference Library of General Knowledge by L. Brent Vaughan
Fasts, temporary abstentions from food, especially on religious grounds. Abstinence from food, accompanied with signs of humiliation and repentance or grief, is to be found more or less in almost all religions and is the custom still preserved to ...
by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby
But in multitudes of other cases no good rcnson can be offered for demands and abstentions which originally depend on inferences which it is impossible to reconstruct. A considerable number of superstitions are connected with the heavenly ...
A Comprehensive Reference Book
Fasts temporary abstentions from food, especially on religious grounds.
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Scrabble value of A1B3S1T1E1N1T1I1O1N1S1
The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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