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deputy

Politics a member of the legislative assembly or of the lower chamber of the legislature in various countries, such as France
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Here he strikes the pavement, and the attentive Deputy skirmishes at a rather wider range, as supposing that his head may be in requisition.
returns Deputy, having caught the halfpenny, and appearing by this mystic word to express his assent to the arrangement.
who, as if attracted by some carrion-scent of Deputy in the air, start into the moonlight, as vultures might gather in the desert, and instantly fall to stoning him and one another.
You might be took with your deadness again, half a mile off--or half of half a quarter, for the matter of that--and then it would be asked, Why did that there honest Deputy Lock, let her go, instead of putting her safe with the Parish?
The Deputy Lock opened the letter with a grave face, which underwent no change as he eyed its contents.
If I was to let you go instead of handing you over safe to the Parish,' said the Deputy, counting the money with his eyes, 'might it be your own free wish to leave that there behind you?
I'm a man,' said the Deputy, giving her back the letter, and pocketing the coins, one by one, 'as earns his living by the sweat of his brow;' here he drew his sleeve across his forehead, as if this particular portion of his humble gains were the result of sheer hard labour and virtuous industry; 'and I won't stand in your way.
Several other Deputy Ministers a including those of Internal Affairs, Regional Development and Justice a are expected to be announced by Monday, according to local media.
A 21-year-old deputy with the Brown County Sheriff's Department was shot and killed on March 1 during an investigation of a suspicious person.
The decision to use or participate in a vehicle intercept rests solely with each deputy and does not require supervisory authorization.
One deputy was hit by a bullet fired by Mora but it was stopped by the deputy's protective vest, officials said.
The Board of Governors in Washington appoints three of these directors and each year designates one of its appointees as chairman and a second as deputy chairman.

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