British system

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a system of weights and measures based on the foot and pound and second and pint

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So, you see, the British system of justice and the British police are not as perfect as very many of us believe.
As revealed in the Record, he outlined key changes to move away from a centralised British system to one where nations shared power, risk and resources.
Cook switched to representing the Isle of Man last year and insisted there was "no way back" with the British system while those responsible for his Olympic omission remain in charge.
The weakness of the state-funded British system could mean that workers in the UK are among the most vulnerable.
The British system initially came here for the British living in the UAE, now only 15 per cent of the students attending British schools are British," he added.
London's Wembley Stadium was also used for an experiment with British system Hawk-Eye during a friendly between England and Belgium last year, although the results were not made public.
Why did Cyprus, which had the same potential (strategic location, a British system, educated population) end up on the road to partition and bankruptcy instead of the road to Singapore?
We will not give up, but we will never get justice from the British system.
Moreover, the CJ said that Pakistani laws are not the continuity of British System, however, the decisions which are being made on the arguments of lawyers have become the ideology of the future.
She begins with the British system, on which the Japanese system is modeled.
Following the success of Arsalan Arshad Ansari, who was Top in the World for Maths, and Khan Zibran Aziz who had three Cambridge International A Levels in June 2010, siblings Shady Adel and Ramy Adel Fahim Rezkalla from Al Ain Juniors British System have become the Top in the World for AS Level Mathematics and Top in the UAE for IGCSE Physics, respectively.
Nor did the rise of nationalism in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand undermine the Dominions' role in the British system.
With the acquisition of Inca, an IBM Cognos partner, Logicalis UK aims to build a top British system integrator, offering business solutions to cover analytics, collaboration, and cloud, the buyer said in a press release.
The British system of student loans has a zero real rate of interest, less than it costs the government to borrow the money.
There is no way the US could follow the British system, whereby a minister is also an elected representative with constituency duties to discharge.
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