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properties attributable to your ancestry

the point of intersection of coordinate axes

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the source of something's existence or from which it derives or is derived

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Dragon Age Origins" is playable on Windows PC based on the details posted at Origin Web site.
Specifically, Dershowitz argues that the origin of rights can be explained empirically, that rights are created by societies to prevent the recurrence of wrongs.
While they are not confirmed and thus remain hypotheses in the scientific sense, O'Manique's scenarios attempt to get at actual human origins and, thereby, the real origins of justice.
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper makes a few cameo appearances in The Origins of African American Literature, but if one were to judge simply by the number of pages Bruce allots to Harper versus, say, Sarah Forten, it would be easy for an unwary reader to conclude that Sarah Forten was the more important of the two.
Data on the social origins of the hierarchy appointed between Peter's death and Catherine the Great's enthronement in 1762 are meager.
However, the census and related cross-sectional surveys provide an indication of changes in declared origins and/or identities.
The existence of dual origins shifts the debate to the appropriate allocation method.
the simple but momentous announcement that sex, race, religion, and national origin are not relevant to the selection, evaluation, or compensation of employees.
Condemned: Criminal Origins is the innovative psychological thriller that PC gamers have been longing for," said Scott A.
In these three chapters, Snider explores Milton's fascination with the origin of epic, the origin of human consciousness, and mirroring as a metaphor for authenticating the self in relation to another.
He asserts that this is "the last area in American folk narrative research where origins remain a fundamental concern" (9).
By offering these Commitment to Origins selections, Hyatt hotels and resorts are helping to make a practical difference in the lives of coffee farmers, as well as protect biodiversity in Chiapas, Mexico, the region where Starbucks Shade Grown Mexico is grown.
Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq:SBUX) reinforces its dedication to coffee origin countries and the farmers who produce Starbucks coffees through an expanded line of Commitment to Origins(TM) coffees that feature special packaging and dedicated retail space.
TPF, one of several linked space science missions in NASA's Origins program, will use a suite of precision optical and spectroscopy instruments to search out, detect and characterize "Earth-like" planetary systems around the brightest 1,000 stars in our solar "neighborhood.
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