edification


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the condition of being informed spiritually

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His antagonist paused only for sufficient time to permit him to recount for the edification of the audience and the confounding of Korak a brief resume of his former victories, of his prowess, and of what he was about to do to this puny Tarmangani.
nominative, pennaa—genitive, penny,” were soon heard to issue from the windows of the room, to the great delight and manifest edification of the passenger.
If you want to ask for edification on these things of moment, there's a very earnest good man going to preach a charity-sermon today in the parish you are going to--Mr Clare of Emminster.
There are men pitted against men, and against beasts for the edification of Issus and the replenishment of her larder.
He began to describe in detail the beauties of the picture, but at this table at Gravier's they who spoke at length spoke for their own edification.
He had been used every day to taste the flavor of supremacy and the tribute of complete deference: and the certainty that he was watched or measured with a hidden suspicion of his having some discreditable secret, made his voice totter when he was speaking to edification.
Millward was mighty in important dogmas and sententious jokes, pompous anecdotes and oracular discourses, dealt out for the edification of the whole assembly in general, and of the admiring Mrs.
Wardle, who appeared very desirous to draw his friend out, for the edification of his new visitors.
Because,' said the milkman, going on as if he had received no answer, and speaking, as I judged from his tone, rather for the edification of somebody within the house, than of the youthful servant - an impression which was strengthened by his manner of glaring down the passage - 'because that there little bill has been running so long, that I begin to believe it's run away altogether, and never won't be heerd of.
The seaport edification shall provide a lot of job opportunities for the locals," he added.
Now brought back into print for the edification of a new general of appreciative readers, "The Summer of the Osprey" is very highly recommended for both community and academic library Literary Fiction collections.
Miss Moon: Wise Words from a Dog Governess is a whimsical picturebook of life lessons from a woman who dedicates herself to the care and edification of sixty-seven dogs of all sizes, shapes, and temperaments.
In a statement carried by state news agency WAM, he said: "I can only express my overwhelming happiness to be present in the land of this friendly country of such a great civilisation, one which has significantly contributed to the edification of human civiliA[degrees]sation.
Parmi les propositions de slogans a l'examen [beaucoup moins que]Nidaa Tounes, engagement, edification, fidelite et appartenance[beaucoup plus grand que].
Edification was fourth in a 6f maiden at Goodwood on his debut behind smart type Strong Challenge and the form has been franked by a victory for the runner-up.