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nonage

Law the state of being under any of various ages at which a person may legally enter into certain transactions, such as the making of binding contracts, marrying, etc.
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33) Serving as a prime example of individual female agency, the heroine encourages women to break free both from the nonage imposed upon them by men, and from the self-imposed ignorance, to become the enlightened, Kantian subject avant la lettre, to dare not only to know, but also to act publicly.
Some fraction of the increased accuracy of EPTS relative to age alone could therefore be due to the more nuanced way in which EPTS takes account of age, as opposed to exclusively the nonage factors it encompasses.
The question in about which parts of the IAA had prospective or retrospective effect, especially pt III s 21, was first highlighted by Nonage and Garnett, above n 2, 27-8, 58-61.
Society has had absolute power over them during all the early portion of their existence; it has had the whole period of childhood and nonage in which to try whether it could make them capable of rational conduct in life.
40) In other words, can the discrimination be explained by a nonage factor that was reasonable?
Workers in the labor market are identical with respect to skills and productivity; jobs offered by firms are identical with respect to working conditions and other nonage attributes.
By the stripling in his nonage enamoured by her wiles
11) during "their yet ignorant Nonage, till Reason shall takes its place" (58.
for know the Florentine Dying a Prince powerfull and absolute Leaves the Protector in his daughters nonage Free like himself, and absolute: of power To promise and performe.
378) Locke continues: The Power, then, that Parents have over their Children, arises from that Duty which is Incumbent on them, to take care of their Off-spring, during the imperfect state of Childhood, to inform the Mind, and govern the Actions of their yet ignorant nonage till reason shall take its Place, and ease them of that Trouble, is what the Children want, and the Parents bound to.
The point is that Merrill's love of poetry from the first depended upon the element of mystery, which in his nonage he mistook for incomprehensibility.
In the first of the Olimpiads, amongst many other active exercises in which Hercules ever triumph'd as victor, there was in his nonage presented unto him by his Tutor in the fashion of a History, acted by the choyse of the nobility of Greece, the worthy and memorable acts of his father Jupiter.