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Best

1. Charles Herbert. 1899--1978, Canadian physiologist: associated with Banting and Macleod in their discovery of insulin in 1922
2. George. born 1946, Northern Ireland footballer

Best

 

(Persian), in the common law of Iran, the right of sanctuary (inviolability) in sacred and inviolable places. The custom of offering sanctuary in the most revered religious places (temples, mosques, tombs, and so forth) is widespread in the Islamic countries of the East. Beginning in the 19th century, best was sometimes extended to foreign embassies, missions, and other institutions enjoying extraterritoriality.

People often had recourse to best as a sign of protest against the tyranny and oppression of the authorities. In such cases best assumed the character of mass political demonstrations accompanied by the closing of bazaars, stores, and workshops by their owners. Best was widely used during the Iranian Revolution of 1905–1911.

References in classic literature ?
The sense of presiding goodness and the human trust which come with all pure peace and joy, had given him a dim impression that there had been some error, some mistake, which had thrown that dark shadow over the days of his best years; and as it grew more and more easy to him to open his mind to Dolly Winthrop, he gradually communicated to her all he could describe of his early life.
'Son, I am wearied of that madrissah, where they take the best years of a man to teach him what he can only learn upon the Road.
She had forgotten what an attractive thing the world is, and it was coming over her that somehow she had for the best years of her life been cheated of it.
Her home delights had been confined to the nursing of her father during the ten best years of her life.
"I wish you all the best year of your lives, mates.
Witherspoon, 43, said: "I think my best years are still ahead of me - the 40s are the best years for a woman.
"Some players develop early, some players develop later on but I feel I'm coming into the best years of my career," he said.
Muir has always possessed ability and has been a bit of an underachiever, but the 23-yearold's best years almost certainly lie ahead and he can make light of a 1.5-frame handicap.
TIGER WOODS has claimed 2018 has been one of the best years of his career - and insists his future is looking even better.
I honestly believe your best years are done, I think your best years were in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and it's going to show on Saturday night.'
ISLAMABAD -- National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) Mandwa Film Club will organize screening of Hollywood classic film 'The Best Years of Our Lives' (1946) on Saturday at its media center.
Despite its relation to a classic Disney fairy tale, those afflicted with the illness sufferers a great deal of misery, as they are essentially sleeping through the best years of their lives.