diligence


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steady attention and effort, as to one's occupation

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conscientiousness in paying proper attention to a task

a diligent effort

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We gave her chase, in hopes of being informed by the crew whether there were any Arabian vessels at the mouth of the strait; but the Moors, who all entertain dismal apprehensions of the Franks, plied their oars and sail with the utmost diligence, and as soon as they reached land, quitted their boat, and scoured to the mountains.
There was a large enclosed yard in front of the hotel, and this was filled with groups of villagers waiting to see the diligences arrive, or to hire themselves to excursionists for the morrow.
We had all intended to go by diligence to Damascus, and switch off to Baalbec as we went along--because we expected to rejoin the ship, go to Mount Carmel, and take to the woods from there.
Doctor Battius had rendered himself a little remarkable throughout the whole of the preceding retreat, for the exceeding diligence with which he had laboured to effect that desirable object.
Hunt now set to work with all diligence, to prepare caches, in which to deposit the baggage and merchandise, of which it would be necessary to disburden themselves, preparatory to their weary march by land: and here we shall give a brief description of those contrivances, so noted in the wilderness.
Continuing thus, I came at length opposite to the inn at which the various diligences and carriages usually stopped.
The policy statement defines the duties and responsibilities of all parties involved; defines diversification, rebalancing guidelines and due diligence criteria for selecting investment options; and defines the monitoring criteria for investment options and service vendors, as well as the procedures for controlling and accounting for investment expenses.
A properly carried out due diligence exercise is key to the success of any business acquisition, whether it be a share purchase or an asset purchase.
According to the due diligence standard in Section 10.
Nonetheless, if the IRS becomes aware before mailing a deficiency notice that the address on file is incorrect, it must exercise reasonable diligence based on all surrounding circumstances to determine the taxpayer's correct address (Teong-Chan Gaw v.
We applaud the government for recognizing that taxpayers should be accorded a due diligence exception from these reporting rules.
NEW YORK -- Silver Mountain Group LLC ("Silver Mountain"), a leading independent provider of services to the institutional investor community, offers operational due diligence to investors in hedge funds, private equity funds and other alternative investments.
Tenders are invited for Due Diligence, Section 30 C, 1983 Report and Purchase Price Allocation