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Due

 

an urban-type settlement in Sakhalin Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the shore of Tatar Strait, 8 km south of Aleksandrovsk-Sakhalinskii. Due’s main economic activity is coal mining.

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If we construct this hypothetical system for each appearance of the object in turn, the system corresponding to a given appearance x will be independent of any distortion due to the medium beyond x, and will only embody such distortion as is due to the medium between x and the object.
He still had recrudescence of geniality, but they were largely periodical and forced, and they were usually due to the cocktails he took prior to meal-time.
Not a single domestic animal can be named which has not in some country drooping ears; and the view suggested by some authors, that the drooping is due to the disuse of the muscles of the ear, from the animals not being much alarmed by danger, seems probable.
When a deviation appears not unfrequently, and we see it in the father and child, we cannot tell whether it may not be due to the same original cause acting on both; but when amongst individuals, apparently exposed to the same conditions, any very rare deviation, due to some extraordinary combination of circumstances, appears in the parent--say, once amongst several million individuals--and it reappears in the child, the mere doctrine of chances almost compels us to attribute its reappearance to inheritance.
These remarks are of course confined to the first appearance of the peculiarity, and not to its primary cause, which may have acted on the ovules or male element; in nearly the same manner as in the crossed offspring from a short-horned cow by a long-horned bull, the greater length of horn, though appearing late in life, is clearly due to the male element.
"You do not forget when you are due in London again?" asked Stuart.
Other difficulties may be resolved by due regard to the usage of language.
The Cane Commission has ordered the mill owners to clear all dues to farmers by July 30, after which action will be taken against the owners under land revenue recovery laws.NAB orders freeze on Shehbaz Sharif family's assetsOfficial data lists 47 sugar mills in Punjab, 44 of which are active.
The total dues collectable by Qesco are in excess of Rs211.33 billion.
A two-judge bench of the apex court comprising Justice Maqbool Baqar and Justice Sajjad Ali Shah asked the provincial government to pay the dues, said to be around Rs580 million, to the power utility in five months in as many instalments.
However, specific date regarding the dues to be paid to the AAI was not disclosed.