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In air traffic control phraseology, it means, “Have I correctly received the following …?” or “Did you correctly receive the message?”
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They do indeed produce similar effects with exercise; for they strengthen and confirm the mind, till man becomes, in the noble strain of Horace--
This instance is selected from among a multitude that might be cited to confirm the truth already advanced and illustrated by domestic examples; which is, that nations pay little regard to rules and maxims calculated in their very nature to run counter to the necessities of society.
In practice, this means that the President nominates a candidate, who must be voted on by the Senate, which confirms (accepts) or rejects the nomination.
On receipt, the taxpayer confirms lease approval and faxes a copy of the credit approval to the QI and the dealer.
Until an independent team confirms the observations, Dessler says, he will remain doubtful.
Timmins Nickel exploration confirms Langmuir ore body
SSSU Confirms TD Ameritrade Refusing all Buy Orders of its Stock in the Open Market
98-10 confirms that a security-for-security exchange in a B reorganziation is governed by Secs.