scion


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one descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

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a descendent or heir

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Now this is the question: how, in the name of justice, should our scion have argued the case?
"No, gentlemen, our scions of the nobility do not reason thus.
If I could have per- suaded him to now and then provide a support for one of these outlying scions from his own pocket, I could have made a grand to-do over it, and it would have had a good effect with the nation; but no, he wouldn't hear of such a thing.
It is only a few of the scions of our noblest and wealthiest houses, who are able to give the time and money necessary for the thorough prosecution of this noble and valuable Art.
I must not forget that these coarsely-clad little peasants are of flesh and blood as good as the scions of gentlest genealogy; and that the germs of native excellence, refinement, intelligence, kind feeling, are as likely to exist in their hearts as in those of the best-born.
Lagon is a scion of the family that owns Bayo, one of the biggest homegrown fashion brands in the Philippines.
Nearly half a million dollars of ($481,134.70) of funding from the Ministry for the Environments Waste Minimisation Fund has been allocated to Crown Research Institute Scion to put towards delivering three new waste initiatives to reduce plastic waste and help develop alternatives.
It involves joining together a rooted stem (the rootstock) and a live twig (the scion) from different varieties of fruit trees.
The plough - named Scion 240 - is being developed for the Global Marine Group and will be used to install subsea cables for the offshore wind sector.
Scion Dental, a Wisconsin-based dental benefit administration company, has agreed to pay $98,000 and to provide other relief to settle a race discrimination case brought by the U.S.
Among the 12 graft combinations, Palee F1 scion grafted onto pumpkin (Cucurbita moschata Duch.ex Poir) rootstock recorded highest values for vegetative and flowering characters viz., vine length at final harvest (856.6 cm), number of primary branches (13.1), days to first female flower appearance (68.3 days), node number to first f emale flower appearance (25.4) and sex ratio (17.2).
(NYSE: WD) has funded a USD 707m credit facility for the acquisition of 23 student housing properties for Scion Student Communities LLC, a joint venture among The Scion Group LLC, General Investment Corp.
Bethesda-based commercial real estate services and finance company Walker & Dunlop Inc.announced Monday it funded a$707 million credit facility for the acquisition of 23 student housing properties for Scion Student Communities LLC, a joint venture among The Scion Group LLC, General Investment Corporation ofSingaporeand Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
The scion becomes the rest of the trunk, plus the stems, leaves, flowers, and fruits of the grafted plant.
One that will clearly appeal to those who are wondering where Scion has gone.