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Synonyms for devise

Synonyms for devise

to use ingenuity in making, developing, or achieving

to give (property) to another person after one's death

Synonyms for devise

a will disposing of real property

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(law) a gift of real property by will

come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort

arrange by systematic planning and united effort

give by will, especially real property

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Unofficial and unacknowledged borrowings continued to be frequent, so that in some instances, devisors were not even aware that adaptation of their programmes was happening in other territories.
While chapter 2 employs underutilized financial records to determine the companies' values in choosing competing devisors, chapter 3 adds eyewitness accounts and drawings to recover with profit the potent effects on audiences of music, fireworks, water shows, and lavish clothing.
Eight newly plotted routes for wine tourism in Bulgaria were presented on July 212009 at a news conference, where project devisors Anelia Kroushkova, the chairperson of the State Agency for Tourism, French penologist Claude Samson and French wine marketing specialist Pascale Tetot talked about the country's must-see sites, and how to enjoy them while visiting local wineries.
As the devisors of Madam Tousseau's and all of her numerous wax museum emulators testify, though, the medium has long been press-ganged into human representation.
The show's devisors, Back to Back Theatre, are an ensemble of actors with mental disabilities.