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  • arguendo (category en:Law)
    respondent's claim to be without legal merit. (law) Used to set off the facts presented in an argument on a point of law from facts in dispute in the case
    1 KB (121 words) - 00:29, 19 January 2016
  • law usage, practice, customary observance or prescribed conduct, duty right, justice (often as a synonym of punishment) religion, religious merit Law
    4 KB (350 words) - 22:29, 25 January 2016
  • pet project, but was rejected on the merits. (law) Substance, distinguished from form or procedure. The merits of the case favored the plaintiffs, but
    1 KB (68 words) - 18:35, 18 January 2016
  • nonsuit (category en:Law)
    ‎(plural nonsuits) (law) A lawsuit that is dismissed as having been brought without cause, prior to an adjudication on the merits. (law) A neglect or failure
    759 bytes (102 words) - 00:09, 23 January 2016
  • meretricious (category en:Law)
    meretrīx ‎(“harlot, prostitute”), from mereō ‎(“earn, deserve, merit”) (English merit) + -trīx ‎(“(female agent)”) (English -trix). IPA(key): /ˌmɛrɪˈtrɪʃəs/
    3 KB (212 words) - 23:58, 18 January 2016
  • award (category en:Law)
    accomplishment, especially in a competition. A prize or honor based on merit. (obsolete) Care, keeping. 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, Bk
    7 KB (483 words) - 09:23, 1 February 2016
  • frivolous (category en:Law)
    importance; not worth notice; slight. (law) In litigation, a lawsuit filed by a party who is aware the claim is without merit and has no reasonable prospect of
    4 KB (200 words) - 13:48, 1 February 2016
  • default (category en:Law)
    pardon craved for his so rash default. Alexander Pope regardless of our merit or default by default (finance) condition of failing to meet an obligation
    6 KB (461 words) - 14:22, 29 January 2016
  • opportunity. 1709, Alexander Pope, An Essay on Criticism Be thou the first true merit to befriend; / His praise is lost, who stays till all commend. 1712, Joseph
    5 KB (588 words) - 20:56, 1 February 2016
  • im- ‎(“un-”, “not”) + meritorious ‎(“worthy or deserving of merit”); compare the Latin immeritōrius (Received Pronunciation) enPR: ĭmĕrĭtôʹrĭəs, IPA(key):
    2 KB (156 words) - 01:56, 27 January 2016
  • exhibit (category en:Law)
    dawning upon him that his eccentricity was not receiving the ovation it merited. (transitive) To demonstrate. The players exhibited great skill.‎ 1918
    7 KB (346 words) - 01:38, 17 January 2016
  • procés (category ca:Law)
    opened the letters Where the journey and the works Of the lady were described She who was of such great merit. English: process French: procès
    910 bytes (95 words) - 20:34, 17 January 2016
  • fix that unbounded passion for variety, which often discovered personal merit in the meanest of mankind. (obsolete) Self-indulgent, fond of excess;
    8 KB (810 words) - 15:36, 18 January 2016
  • first used it in 1925. However, it was used (and perhaps coined) by James Law in 1903 (see quotation below), before it is thought Wright was exposed to
    5 KB (684 words) - 19:35, 18 January 2016
  • contumely, The pangs of despised love, the law's delay, The insolence of office and the spurns That patient merit of the unworthy takes, When he himself might
    2 KB (175 words) - 00:40, 30 January 2016
  • prime directive that a work of art must stand upon its intrinisic artistic merits 1955: René Albrecht-Carrié, Europe After 1815, p. 32: The prime directive
    851 bytes (132 words) - 18:24, 21 October 2015
  • remit. terms of reference; set of responsibilities responsibility merit miter mitre timer remit third-person singular past historic of remettre
    8 KB (632 words) - 17:36, 18 January 2016
  • judge (category en:Law)
    of wine. Dryden A man who is no judge of law may be a good judge of poetry, or eloquence, or of the merits of a painting. (one who judges in an official
    18 KB (571 words) - 04:29, 31 January 2016
  • Distinguished appearance; magnificence; conspicuous representation; splendour; show. Law that he may live in figure and indulgence A human figure, which dress or
    15 KB (983 words) - 02:21, 18 January 2016
  • the Eternal Wheel of Life; the Wheel of the Law   merit; achievement; result merit; achievement; result; service; accomplishment trad. (法輪功) 法輪 功 simp
    714 bytes (124 words) - 20:27, 17 January 2016

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