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1. Christianity a distinctive form of liturgical or ritual observance, esp one that is traditional in a Church or group of Churches
2. the enjoyment of property, land, etc., by occupation or by deriving revenue or other benefit from it
3. Law the beneficial enjoyment of property the legal title to which is held by another person as trustee
4. Law an archaic word for trust
5. Philosophy logic linguistics the occurrence of an expression in such a context that it performs its own linguistic function rather than being itself referred to. In "Fido" refers to Fido, the name Fido is used only on the second occurrence, first being mentioned



(pol’zovanie), in law, one of the basic legal rights of a property owner. The right of use consists in the right to the productive or personal use of an object for the satisfaction of one’s needs and interests, depending on the nature of the object, for example, use of property or receipt of income from an object. Limits to use are set by law, contract, or other legal document, such as a will. Use is forbidden if it is detrimental to other individuals (abuse of the right). Legal use may be protected from infringement by various legal means, in particular, by bringing a suit for the elimination of impediments to use.


An early system on the IBM 1130.

[Listed in CACM 2(5):16, May 1959].
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Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the 2016 arbitral decision that validated the Philippines' claims on the disputed territories in the West Philippine Sea is 'not at all useless' because it gives Manila a 'bargaining leverage' against Beijing in its claims in the South China Sea.
It is a useless statement just to gain publicity," Shiv Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut told reporters here.
It's not fair, at a time when we have the most useless, incompetent Tory government in history, we get lumbered with Jeremy Corbyn, the most useless opposition leader in history.
Reacting to the above hypothetical statement via her official tweeter handle, Onochie described PDP as a useless party which is always in search of stories to concoct.
Snap's senior director of international public policy Stephen Collins and EMEA director of creative strategy Will Scougal appeared before the Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee and admitted Snapchat's age-verification process is effectively useless in preventing underage users from signing up for the app, Business Insider's Isobel Asher Hamilton reports, citing the hearing.
Kwanza you are very useless na nitakuonesha na hiyo pesa yako, jinga wewe!
I want to draw the attention of the government about a big issue in Pakistan which is useless ghee.
Barisan Nasional (BN) federal lawmaker Datuk Ahmad Maslan demanded today the government increase taxes against 'useless businesses' such as casinos and nightclubs.
As they cut back to the studio to show Naga Munchetty and Charlie Stayt, the words "she's useless, isn't she?" are said - which you can hear in the video above.
No faith in UK's useless Brexiters IN RESPONSE to Mark Rogers's letter "Results matter not uniforms" (Wednesday, July 4).