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garnishment,

in law, means of requiring a third party who holds a debtdebt,
obligation in services, money, or goods owed by one party, the debtor, to another, the creditor. When contested, debts are collected by a civil suit upon which the judge renders a judgment, and an execution is levied on the debtor's property.
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 (including wages) due a defendant to retain the property temporarily. The garnishment consists of a warning, in the form of a judgmentjudgment,
decision of a court of law respecting the issues before it. The term ordinarily is not applied to the decree (order) of courts of equity. The outstanding characteristic of a legal judgment, in contrast to an equitable decree, is its finality and fixity; thus, except
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, to the third party, called the garnishee, not to deliver the goods or money due to the defendant, but to hold them in trusttrust,
in law, arrangement whereby property legally owned by one person is administered for the benefit of another. Three parties are ordinarily needed for the relation to arise: the settlor, who bequeaths or deeds the property for another's benefit; the trustee, in whose hands
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 pending the outcome of the plaintiff's suit. This provisional remedy guarantees the plaintiff at least some recovery if he wins the case.
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Savvy operators know they can create a niche with creative cocktail garnishes that catch the eye and tickle the taste buds.
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This will give you time to relax and to select your garnishes.
Scoop ice cream on top of nest and garnish plate with powdered sugar, apple cider cubes and feuille de brik garnishes.
Such garnishes as lemon and lime wedges and twists, orange slices, olives and cherries are cocktail staples.
When it comes to cocktail garnishes, bartenders tend to reach for the basics--the lemon wedge, lime wheel or orange peel.
GARNISHES OR STIR INS: Choose one or several of the following: chocolate curls, maraschino cherries, cinnamon sticks, orange slices, extracts or flavorings, peppermint sticks or candy canes, flavored brandy OR liqueur, plain brandy, rum OR whiskey, fruit juice or nectar, sherbet or ice cream, ground nutmeg and whipped cream.
But even those elegantly simple garnishes are being rethought and updated as part of an innovative and classic cocktail resurgence.