English system


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Synonyms for English system

a system of weights and measures based on the foot and pound and second and pint

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The FAW last season asked Uefa, European football's governing body, whether clubs playing in the English system such as Wrexham and Colwyn Bay could represent Wales in the tournament.
Under the legislation, a court (in the English system called a Tribunal in this context) can consider issues relating to the legal treatment of charities, as reflected in the Commission guidance, by way of a reference from the Attorney-General.
Using the English system it will take about three-six months for the divorce to go through.
England has a separate system where they have a separate fund and certain drugs that haven't been approved may be funded through the English system [of which] we don't have the equivalent in Wales.
The French system is in a totally different state to the English system and a totally different condition, and when you look at Spain and Germany, they are all in different positions to where we are.
Legal procedures are markedly different from those of the English system and dealing with them can present a barrier to trade for anyone who is unfamiliar with them.
I am fully confident in the English system of justice and that the court will help me recover my loans.
The Japanese court, in Chiba, will work in much the same way as the English system, Kenichi Kinukawa, the lawyer representing the family, said.
uk /sport ON THE NEWS WELSH CLUBS PLAYING IN THE ENGLISH SYSTEM WILL BE ALLOWED BACK IN THE WELSH CUP: This could be dangerous.
The new brewery - based on the traditional English system of mash tun and copper - cost pounds 600,000 - but there are no signs of economic downturn here.
I'm aware of the grand parents' rule but was in the English system so early.
QUETTA -- An Indian engineer will learn Thursday whether his challenge to the English system for determining the winner of rain-affected cricket matches-one of the most complicated rules in the sport-has been successful.
Technology is increasingly being used in language acquisition and we are thrilled to offer the Hooked on English system that incorporates DVDs that children can interact with as they pursue English as a second language," states Wendy Bronfin, Vice President Product Development, Educate Products.
The only explanation I can think of is, because we have a lot of players playing in England, they know the English system, their way and their character.
A: I had started, as a law student, with the view that we ought to move more toward the [more restrictive] English system.
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