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expressed or transmitted in speech

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based on custom rather than documentation

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using speech rather than writing

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said or done without having been planned or written in advance

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He would say a lot of pleasant things, ask you to dinner" ("That would not be bad as regards the unwritten code," thought Boris), "but nothing more would come of it.
I see the unwritten and unconscious confession of anxiety in every line that she writes to you.
I will be with you when the Germans come," she said, as she left them to return to her unwritten letter.
And here, in the unforgetable crypts of man's unwritten history, unthinkable and unrealizable, like passages of nightmare or impossible adventures of lunacy, he encountered the monsters created of man's first morality that ever since have vexed him into the spinning of fantasies to elude them or do battle with them.
He continued, however, to produce a great deal of verse, most of which his admirers would much prefer to have had unwritten.
Now Tarzan felt no fear of Taug, nor did the unwritten law of the jungle demand that he should flee from battle with any male, unless he cared to from purely personal reasons.
I hold my pen poised in vain when I would add to Dulcie's life some of those joys that belong to woman by virtue of all the unwritten, sacred, natural, inactive ordinances of the equity of heaven.
The Socialists had many branches in America, and the deceased had, no doubt, infringed their unwritten laws, and been tracked down by them.
After many tears an unwritten contract was drawn up between us: first, that I would never leave Marfa Petrovna and would always be her husband; secondly, that I would never absent myself without her permission; thirdly, that I would never set up a permanent mistress; fourthly, in return for this, Marfa Petrovna gave me a free hand with the maidservants, but only with her secret knowledge; fifthly, God forbid my falling in love with a woman of our class; sixthly, in case I--which God forbid--should be visited by a great serious passion I was bound to reveal it to Marfa Petrovna.
RAPIDLY growing creative agency Unwritten has taken its next steps into brand new offices in Newcastle city centre as it aims to more than triple turnover.
With October being National ADHD Awareness Month, the authors of " What Teenage Drivers Don't Know: The Unwritten Rules of the Road" want people to know their book can be an effective learning aid for teens with ADHD.
He identifies four pillars that reinforced the unwritten fiscal constitution: clear accounting, "pay-as-you-go" budget planning, the establishment of trust funds financed entirely with dedicated revenues, and explicit congressional approval of debt for specific amounts and purposes.
Since Plato states that his doctrines are not fully expressed in his writings, one must synthesize the dialogues with the extant reports of the Academy's teachings (Plato's unwritten doctrines) in order to accurately reconstruct Plato's positions.
Kasargod (Kerala), Apr 8 ( ANI ): Asserting that the bad condition of Kerala is due to an unwritten understanding between the Congress-led UDF and CPI-led LDF in the state, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the land of tourism has turned into a 'nursery of terrorism'.
Part of the "Life Writing Series" of Wilfrid Laurier University Press, The Unwritten Diary of Israel Unger is the true-life memories of Holocaust survivor Israel Unger, one of only a handful of Polish Jews to survive to the end of World War II in the city of Tarnow, down from a population of 25,000 at the start of the Nazi occupation.