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eminence

Anatomy a projection of an organ or part

Eminence

, Eminency
a title used to address or refer to a cardinal
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Is to do what you most want, to live under the conditions that please you, in peace with yourself, to make a hash of life; and is it success to be an eminent surgeon with ten thousand a year and a beautiful wife?
Like many eminent actors, she was famous for the way in which she would utter one single expression in a play.
Fifty or more of the most eminent lawyers of that day tried to demolish these arguments, and failed.
Not one man in a thousand has accuracy of eye and judgment sufficient to become an eminent breeder.
At the present time, eminent breeders try by methodical selection, with a distinct object in view, to make a new strain or sub-breed, superior to anything existing in the country.
The other guest, who sat on my young lady's right hand, was an eminent public character--being no other than the celebrated Indian traveller, Mr.
How you have escaped them I can't imagine," says the eminent traveller, lighting his cheroot again, and staring hard at Mr.
But I was not an eminent traveller-- and my way in this world had not led me into playing ducks and drakes with my own life, among thieves and murderers in the outlandish places of the earth.
"I would say, Eminent Bodymaster, that if a man should be wanted I should take it as an honour to be chosen to help the lodge."
"With all respect to you, Eminent Bodymaster, I think it may matter very much to us.
"I apologize, Eminent Bodymaster, to you and to every brother in this lodge if I have said more than I should.
plain by a recent eminent domain action in the state of Rhode Island.