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1. Charles Herbert. 1899--1978, Canadian physiologist: associated with Banting and Macleod in their discovery of insulin in 1922
2. George. born 1946, Northern Ireland footballer

Best

 

(Persian), in the common law of Iran, the right of sanctuary (inviolability) in sacred and inviolable places. The custom of offering sanctuary in the most revered religious places (temples, mosques, tombs, and so forth) is widespread in the Islamic countries of the East. Beginning in the 19th century, best was sometimes extended to foreign embassies, missions, and other institutions enjoying extraterritoriality.

People often had recourse to best as a sign of protest against the tyranny and oppression of the authorities. In such cases best assumed the character of mass political demonstrations accompanied by the closing of bazaars, stores, and workshops by their owners. Best was widely used during the Iranian Revolution of 1905–1911.

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I landed at Sheringham this morning, hired a car and made the best of my way here.
Dolly had what is popularly called a spirit of her own, and being now fairly at bay, made the best of it.
Hu Chen, Assistant President Jiangsu New International Convention and Exhibition (JSNICE) talking to reporter here on Monday, said that TDCP made the best arrangements for their accommodation, transportation, providing interpreters, sightseeing and various other facilities for them.
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Redman made the best of it with carp and bream caught close in with a five metre pole and pellet.
Saugus coach Eric Olsson admittedly likes to play a soft schedule to start the season, and his Centurions have made the best of it.
of Transportation because it "has made the best case for the route award.
In each new town and home she made the best of sometimes difficult situations, remembering her mother's advice: "Everything will be all right come morning.
We are confident that we made the best decision in choosing to leverage iPIX's expertise.
The award recognizes an installation whose command has made the best use of available resources to accomplish its mission.