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1. Mountaineering any of various devices such as piton or nut when used as a direct help in the ascent
2. (in medieval Europe; in England after 1066) a feudal payment made to the king or any lord by his vassals, usually on certain occasions such as the marriage of a daughter or the knighting of an eldest son

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In Fred Fuller, the court determined that, the statute defines "person" broadly to include "one or more individuals," individual employees who either aid and abet workplace discrimination or retaliate against another person in the workplace because he or she has engaged in protected conduct can be held personally liable for an unlawful discriminatory practice under the statute.
He said that Zeeshan received Rs 20,000 from the accused for arranging poison to be given Babar Javed Butt by Abeera who earlier showed her willingness to abet them in killing Tooba's husband but later she backed out to do so.
The Fellow of ABET Award was established in 1988 by the ABET board of directors to recognize individuals who have provided sustained, quality service to applied science, computing, engineering, or engineering technology education and to their respective professions through the activities of ABET.
As stated on the ABET website, "In response to the anticipated boom in computer science education, ABET helped establish the Computing Sciences Accreditation Board (now CSAB) in 1985.
UAEU is pleased to announce that its Faculty of Engineering programs have now obtained accreditation by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET, the accreditation body responsible for accrediting all Engineering, Computer, Technology, and Applied Science programs in the USA.
A proposed amendment to [section] 922(g) could read as follows: "This section shall only apply to principal offenders; those who aid and abet any offense herein shall be charged as principals pursuant to subsection (d) of this statute.
Abet Laminati, a manufacturer of high pressure laminates, introduces its new Grainwood finish, a raised texture that simulates wood.
This paper compares these ABET accredited IS programs to a sample of 20 IS programs randomly chosen from 251 IS programs in the United States listed by ISWorld.
Beginning this fall, ASABE is the sponsoring society for two ABET program criteria, agricultural engineering and biological engineering.
City resident Kathy Martone, who owed $85 in parking tickets, had her car swiped out of her driveway by police who identified it using a handheld camera equipped with Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) technology, which ironically was originally developed to recognize stolen vehicles, rather than to abet car theft under color of law.
Out of this emerged the decision that he should focus on the development of an NQF Level 1 qualification that would give overall direction to ABET in the sector.
That's why scientists had expected that bisphenol-A (BPA), an estrogen-mimicking ingredient of polycarbonate plastics and dental sealants, might also abet lupus.