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1. Law
a. a party's written reply to his opponent's interrogatories
b. (in divorce law) the respondent's written reply to the petition
2. a musical phrase that follows the subject of a fugue, reproducing it a fifth higher or a fourth lower
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7) For more on disruptive questions, see research studying questions asked by what Janet Holmes & Tina Chiles (2010) call "non-primary" speakers to reveal how the institutional political landscape constrains how questioners and answerers do questioning (see also Ehrlich & Freed, 2010; Sarangi, 2010).
41/4 percent of answerers believe that they feel they are successful of using it.
This methodology prevents the phone answerers from biasing the results, for example, being especially nice to the caller because they know that the caller is in a high-social information treatment.
Therefore the ambition to 'reconstruct' Dawson's life throws many questions instead of answerers.
In the input field, the Answerers are able to select the top three descriptions that were the most helpful in inferring the word, measuring the semantic relationship of describers on a 1-3scale, later used to analyze the results.
Following Instructions were given to the participants: "Fill up these forms with the correct information, Answer each item as accurately as you can, Answerers will be strictly confidential, mentioning the name is optional, Read all the instructions carefully before starting".
Rees believes our inherent intellectual limitations will never allow us to find the answerers to questions such as the existence of parallel universes, the cause of the big bang, or the nature of our own consciousness.
Knowledge of the identity of the interlocutors allows for proper and relevant questions to be asked-it also allows for questioners and answerers to be accountable for their dialogical acts.
The Yomiuri Shimbun said it surveyed 403 LDP lawmakers from mid-July to Thursday, and of the 310 answerers, 83 respondents named their choice with 39 saying they supported Abe, 11 backing Tanigaki and 10 supporting Aso.
Phone calls allow answerers to ask you questions for added information.
When asked the reasons why they buy cosmetics via mail-order (multiple answerers allowed), 58.