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devise

Law
1. 
a. a disposition of property by will
b. the property so transmitted
2. a will or clause in a will disposing of real property
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Eight newly plotted routes for wine tourism in Bulgaria were presented on July 212009 at a news conference, where project devisors Anelia Kroushkova, the chairperson of the State Agency for Tourism, French penologist Claude Samson and French wine marketing specialist Pascale Tetot talked about the country's must-see sites, and how to enjoy them while visiting local wineries.
As the devisors of Madam Tousseau's and all of her numerous wax museum emulators testify, though, the medium has long been press-ganged into human representation.
Youpee, (57) the Court exhibited a particular concern for the property rights of devisors, concluding in both cases that federal legislation limiting the right of tribal members to pass on property to their heirs effected a taking.