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1. the female of the deer, esp the red deer when aged three years or more
2. any of several marine serranid fishes of the genus Epinephelus, closely related and similar to the gropers
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the half containing eye and mouth) red, and with the hinder half green.
Now imagine a Priest, whose mouth is at M, and whose front semicircle(AMB) is consequently coloured red, while his hinder semicircle is green; so that the diameter AB divides the green from the red.
Only can he be blamed for the election of Julius the Second, in whom he made a bad choice, because, as is said, not being able to elect a Pope to his own mind, he could have hindered any other from being elected Pope; and he ought never to have consented to the election of any cardinal whom he had injured or who had cause to fear him if they became pontiffs.
Then they were hindered by the birch-trees, whose branches almost put their eyes out.
The chief and almost the only thing that hindered him from raising a formidable rebellion, was the mutual distrust they entertained of one another, each fearing that as soon as the Emperor should publish an act of grace, or general amnesty, the greatest part would lay down their arms and embrace it; and this suspicion was imagined more reasonable of the viceroy than of any other.
Brooke was really culpable; he ought to have hindered it.
Mr Jones was rather earlier than the time appointed, and earlier than the lady; whose arrival was hindered, not only by the distance of the place where she dined, but by some other cross accidents very vexatious to one in her situation of mind.
To say the truth, our friend Charley was very much out of humor with the storm, because it had kept him all day within doors, and hindered him from making a trial of a splendid sled, which Grandfather had given him for a New-Year's gift.
'The present federal government has adopted the tactics to punish people of Sindh, yet, that will not hinder our will to serve everyone living in the province,' said Mr Shah.
"Due to the Syrian-Russian joint efforts, the rate of the return of Syrian displaced to their home has increased during the last month, but those efforts collide with obstructions created by the US and its allies in the region, among them the unilateral coercive measures which hinder the reach of medicine to the Syrian people," A statement by the two bodies said following a meeting held at the Local Administration HQ through satellite video.
They were speaking at a 'dialogue with civil society and legal fraternity on issue and challenges hinder implementation of pro-women laws in Sindh', organized jointly by Sindh Human Rights Defenders Network (SHRDN) and Strengthening Participatory Organization (SPO) with technical legal support of High Court Bar Association Hyderabad on Monday at a local hotel.
They were speaking at a "dialogue with civil society and legal fraternity on issue and challenges hinder implementation of prowomen laws in Sindh", organized jointly by Sindh Human Rights Defenders Network (SHRDN) and S t r e n g t h e n i n g Participatory Organization (SPO) with technical legal support of High Court Bar Association Hyderabad on Monday at a local hotel.