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concurrence

Geometry a point at which three or more lines intersect
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Each house may determine the Rules of its Proceedings, punish its Members for disorderly Behavior, and, with the Concurrence of two-thirds, expel a Member.
Every Order, Resolution, or Vote to which the Concurrence of the Senate and House of Representatives may be necessary (except on a question of Adjournment) shall be presented to the President of the United States; and before the Same shall take Effect, shall be approved by him, or being disapproved by him, shall be repassed by two thirds of the Senate and House of Representatives, according to the Rules and Limitations prescribed in the Case of a Bill.
Is it an objection against the new Constitution, that it empowers the Senate, with the concurrence of the Executive, to make treaties which are to be the laws of the land?
"Vincy, I must repeat, that you will not get any concurrence from me as to the course you have pursued with your eldest son.
The implied reproaches against her father--her father, who was lying there in a sort of living death--neutralized all her pity for griefs about tablecloths and china; and her anger on her father's account was heightened by some egoistic resentment at Tom's silent concurrence with her mother in shutting her out from the common calamity.
Further, to enable me to cast this variety of subjects somewhat into the shade, and to express my judgment regarding them with greater freedom, without being necessitated to adopt or refute the opinions of the learned, I resolved to leave all the people here to their disputes, and to speak only of what would happen in a new world, if God were now to create somewhere in the imaginary spaces matter sufficient to compose one, and were to agitate variously and confusedly the different parts of this matter, so that there resulted a chaos as disordered as the poets ever feigned, and after that did nothing more than lend his ordinary concurrence to nature, and allow her to act in accordance with the laws which he had established.
I feel that I have no right to mention this matter without his concurrence. Thank you, Sir; thank you.' Thus delivering himself, Mr.
Other constitutional powers of the central government could be extended to the State only with the concurrence of the State government.
-On est le seul etablissement dans la region de Larache, donc sincerement je vois qu'on n'est pas concerne par la concurrence.
"There is an issue of whether the fishing agreement is an executive agreement or international treaty, and corollarily, on whether or not there is a need for Senate concurrence before it becomes valid and effective," De Lima said.
Provision 3 of Article 370 empowers the President to repeal or amend any part of Article 370 but he needs to have the concurrence of the Constituent Assembly.
Senator Francis Tolentino on Wednesday countered Supreme Court (SC) Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio and said the verbal fishing agreement between President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping does not need the Senate's concurrence.