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to be the biological father of

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With regard to projects involving funding by MDBs, such as the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Brazilian authorities projected an image of begetters and managers of projects that happened to be looking for a sponsor rather than of mere implementors of MDBs' conditions.
His fellow pros salute Paul Broadhurst as one of the most fecund begetters of birdies on the European Tour.
3) Remembering those beginnings in his memoirs, and giving the prevalent imagery a confusing twist, Charles Brasch repeated that the Phoenix's begetters were Lawrence, Eliot, and Murry, with Katherine Mansfield behind him.
But begetters as well as birthgivers bear responsibility for nurturing their offspring.
The message is that we are not the sole or even primary begetters and owners of our children.
The eradication of war was one of the fundamental aims of the original begetters of the idea of a united Europe.
and ye clouds of Albion, Begetters of our deep eternal theme
Oliver Wendell Holmes traced the importance of tradition to the fact that the Constitution is "a constituent act" (45) that "called into life a being the development of which could not have been foreseen completely by the most gifted of its begetters.
we must realize that they have been called into life a being the development of which could not have been foreseen completely by the most gifted of its begetters.