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grant

1. a sum of money provided by a government, local authority, or public fund to finance educational study, overseas aid, building repairs, etc.
2. a transfer of property by deed or other written instrument; conveyance
3. US a territorial unit in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont, originally granted to an individual or organization

Grant

1. Cary, real name Alexander Archibald Leach. 1904--86, US film actor, born in England. His many films include Bringing up Baby (1938), The Philadelphia Story (1940), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), and Mr Blandings Builds his Dream House (1948)
2. Duncan (James Corrowr). 1885--1978, British painter and designer
3. Ulysses S(impson), real name Hiram Ulysses Grant. 1822--85, 18th president of the US (1869--77); commander in chief of Union forces in the American Civil War (1864--65)
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16) Horst Kruger, 'Das Wappentier der Republik: Augenblicke mit Granter Grass' Der Spiegel, 25 April 1969, quoted in Franz Josef Gortz, Zur Pathogenese eines Markenbilds (Meisenheim am Glan: Hain, 1978), p.
After seven months in the two given microenvironments, increased light and fertilization resulted in granter growth and some changes in the biomass allocation patterns.
Raffles, vendors and a $15 fee to display a vehicle helped raise the money for the foundation, said June Lofton, who along with her husband holds the unique title of ``wish granter.
Thus the salesperson may associate a different level of importance to rewards than would be expected by the granter of the rewards.
The important restriction is that instead of physical page frames, the granter can grant only those pages already accessible to itself The owner of an address space can also map any of its pages into another address space, if the recipient agrees.
He is an amazing wish granter and a great friend of Make-A-Wish.
From the Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts (Drs Granter and Papke); Harvard Medical School, Boston (Drs Granter and Beck); and the Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston (Dr Beck).
Make-a-Wish Oregon - Wish granter training will be offered from 9:30 a.
McKee PH, Calonje E, Granter SR: Pathology of the skin.
The candidates were Vaughn Granter, representing the Progressive Conservative party who defeated Mark Watton representing the Liberal Party and Rosie Myers representing the New Democratic Party.
There would, the economists argue, be many more such organizations if not for the existence of the FDA, which most individuals and businesses take for a knower organization when in fact it is a bureaucratic permission granter.
Niamh works as a wish granter for the Make A Wish Foundation and said it was her best birthday ever.