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caution

1. Law chiefly Brit a formal warning given to a person suspected or accused of an offence that his words will be taken down and may be used in evidence
2. a notice entered on the register of title to land that prevents a proprietor from disposing of his land without a notice to the person who entered the caution
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REVIEW: Justice Secretary Chris Grayling, left, is investigating the use of cautions against those who commit serious offences
Arvli Ward, director of Student Media for the University of California, Los Angeles, cautions against generalizing low yearbook sales.
He also cautions against reading his work as negative censure, despite the pessimism he equivocally maintains.
There has been something of a staking rush around the area's remaining uranium deposits, but Farkouh cautions against straying from the plan.
churches sending groups to help tsunami relief efforts in the Indian Ocean region, the National Council of Churches has prepared an 11-page guide that cautions against "aggressive and inappropriate evangelism" and trying to use relief efforts as a pretext for winning souls.
For example, tenets of how to give unselfishly and for universal benefit are discussed--one such tenet cautions against storing unneeded goods rather than freely giving them, as the guilt to disburse the goods will eventually cause one to impulsively give to those who may not be in need, rather than see that the goods are given to those who need them most.
He cautions against embracing FXR-targeting drugs as a universal cure for gallstones, pointing out that there are other genes associated with the disease.
And he cautions against rushing to a presumption of good faith" when dealing with people who "lust" after and promote conspiracy theories.
Hodgdon cautions against using other powders that some companies claim is appropriate for H870 data.
Meanwhile, William Easterly, in a fascinating discussion of education policy in the developing world, cautions against building human capital simply by throwing money at schools.
It also cautions against disregard for cultural and religious identities, which leads "to mutual exclusiveness and antagonism."