investiture


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the act or process of formally admitting a person to membership or office

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the ceremony of installing a new monarch

the ceremonial act of clothing someone in the insignia of an office

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Embedded in what is known as the "tribute system," (1) investiture (K.
What we planned on doing was to drive into Cardiff on investiture day in a hired bus," Coslett told author Roy Clews for his newly-reprinted To Dream of Freedom.
There were claims the men had intended to bomb a railway line on the eve of the investiture at Caernarfon.
AWARD: Biddy Fisher with her OBE medal after the investiture ceremony hosted by the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace, London
The investiture clause marks the actual transfer of ownership and is the only one of the three clauses analyzed by Gross that also occurs in deeds where the conveyor does not receive any consideration.
Earlier, in the palace's magnifi-cent ballroom, the television star was called forward by his full name - Sir Bruce Forsyth-Johnson - and knelt on a velvet investiture stool to receive the accolade.
Satellite Broadcast Feed of the Investiture Ceremony of His Excellency Mr Alassane Dramane Ouattara, President of Ivory Coast, On May 21st, 2011
As formed, the Joint Venture owns the Chindex- contributed businesses (principally the Medical Products division) and is entitled to a pending and obligatory final investiture of the Fosun Pharma-contributed businesses.
Summary: Moroccan Foreign Minister TaE[macron]b Fassi Fihri represented, on Saturday, HM King Mohammed VI in the investiture ceremony of the Colombian president-elect Juan Manuel Santos.
Summary: Bogota - Moroccan Foreign Minister TaE[macron]b Fassi Fihri represented, on Saturday, HM King Mohammed VI in the investiture ceremony of the Colombian president-elect Juan Manuel Santos.
Inventing the public sphere; the public debate during the investiture contest (c.
Louis Osman, who designed and made the Prince of Wales' investiture crown.
So to officially recognise the First Caedmon Cub Scouts, the first 20 members - ten girls, ten boys - attended an investiture ceremony at the Attlee Road school.
Governor General Michaelle Jean presided over the investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall on May 4.
Bishop Schori, 52, officially took her seat in Washington's National Cathedral a day after her investiture, in a festive All Saints Sunday Eucharist during which she called Episcopalians to sainthood.