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grant

1. a sum of money provided by a government, local authority, or public fund to finance educational study, overseas aid, building repairs, etc.
2. a transfer of property by deed or other written instrument; conveyance
3. US a territorial unit in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont, originally granted to an individual or organization

Grant

1. Cary, real name Alexander Archibald Leach. 1904--86, US film actor, born in England. His many films include Bringing up Baby (1938), The Philadelphia Story (1940), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), and Mr Blandings Builds his Dream House (1948)
2. Duncan (James Corrowr). 1885--1978, British painter and designer
3. Ulysses S(impson), real name Hiram Ulysses Grant. 1822--85, 18th president of the US (1869--77); commander in chief of Union forces in the American Civil War (1864--65)
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Maintains the same concession for the game called "Lotto"; Establishes the procedural and economic rules for the selection of the new granter of betting on horse races; Creates a money fund for CONI and UNIRE in order to improve the quality and health of competitors.
The informative and well-received workshops were presented by Sandi Rogers, Alison Carroll, Raymond Smith, Rob Granter, Eleanor Oyston, Shaun Matthews, Helena Wakefield and Betty Palm.
The 36-year-old from Paisley has been a wish granter with the Make-A-Wish Foundation for the last nine months and in that time she has made the dreams of four very ill children come true.
Thanks and praises are due to Allah, the Granter of intelligence at the beginning and at the end.
Nowadays a credit granter can dip into a risky class of borrower,'' said Robert Johnson, a researcher with the Purdue University Center for the Study of Consumer Credit.
lack of security: without a shelter, boys and girls are likely to face granter dangers such as landmines, road accidents,
Subsequently, Granter et al (8) expanded the term to include pericytic tumors with myoid differentiation (immunoreactive for SMA and muscle-specific actin), which showed characteristic histologic features consisting of round to oval cells with eosinophilic cytoplasm, arranged circumferentially around vascular lumina in an "onion skin"(multilayered) pattern.
The Grand Master, Abu 'Ali Al-Hussein Abu 'Abdullah Ibn Sina--may Allah grant him mercy--said, All Praise is for Allah, the Sustainer of the worlds, He suffices and He is the best Disposer of affairs, the Granter of victory, the Supporter.
I would say the credit granter is entitled to that information.
8220;The beautiful Wish kids we have had in our lives and the courageous families we have met, have been such an inspiration to us,” said Cherie Maciel, Make-A-Wish Granter and Grand Opening Honoree.
Granter SR, Renshaw AA, Fletcher CD, Bhan AK, Rosenberg AE.
Active in the community, Whitaker is a Wish Granter for Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern North Carolina and a member of the Junior Woman's Club of Raleigh, the Triangle Society for Human Resource Management, Raleigh-Wake Human Resource Management Association and the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Network.