onus


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Related to onus: Onus probandi, Onus of proof
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Synonyms for onus

a duty or responsibility that is a source of anxiety, worry, or hardship

a mark of discredit or disgrace

responsibility for an error or crime

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Whereas, if the employee is not under the sponsorship of the employer then the onus of bearing cost of health insurance policy is on the sponsor.
Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Oct 26 ( ANI ): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday said that the onus of the security and preservation of Taj Mahal lay on the shoulders of the Indian people.
This brings military proceedings into line with those in the civilian courts, where the onus is on the prosecution to prove the accused is guilty.
When the center of the age distribution shifts from middle-aged people to elderly people and the ratio of working people to the population starts declining, the period of population onus, which has negative effects on economic growth, sets in.
Even if the reverse onus did violate the constitutional
The front loading of the planning application process will ensure that organisations, communities and their representatives benefit from early engagement but places the onus upon the applicant.
I think the message in the context of Pakistan is that India is interested in improving the relationship with Pakistan and therefore the onus of the responsibility for creating an environment in which the relationship can grow would also depend much more on Pakistan and the kind of provocation that comes from there.
The onus isn't on Christian Benteke to score, the onus is on everybody to chip in with goals.
They find it tougher, it is said, when the onus is on them to dictate the play against lesser opposition.
officials said that the onus was firmly on Moscow to fulfill an accord struck last week aimed at reducing tensions in the worst East-West confrontation since the Cold War.
In the downstream, GPON relies on concurrent TDM connections between the OLT and ONUs to distribute a bandwidth of up to 2.
Nessa esteira, surge a importancia da distribuicao do onus da prova: trata-se de regras de julgamento que serao utilizadas pelo magistrado na ausencia de elementos suficientes a comprovar as alegacoes faticas.
Now, with Mukherjee out of the finance ministry, the onus may fall on the PM, who currently holds the finance portfolio.
The Irish Bank Officials Association said there was an onus on management to explain possible branch closures and cuts to front desk and back office operations on the back of the deal.