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voluntary

1. Law
a. acting or done without legal obligation, compulsion, or persuasion
b. made without payment or recompense in any form
2. (of the muscles of the limbs, neck, etc.) having their action controlled by the will
3. maintained or provided by the voluntary actions or contributions of individuals and not by the state
4. Music a composition or improvisation, usually for organ, played at the beginning or end of a church service
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This is the kind of movement which may be called "mechanical"; it is evidently of a different kind from either reflex or voluntary movements, and more akin to the movements of dead matter.
As James states, there is no difference, from the point of view of the outside observer, between voluntary and reflex movements.
Sometimes, however, the sacrifice is really voluntary, and it requires the active interference of the Government to prevent it.
While Sir Francis was speaking, the guide shook his head several times, and now said: "The sacrifice which will take place to-morrow at dawn is not a voluntary one."
can you really believe that this delicate boy has been the voluntary associate of the worst outcasts of society?' said Rose.
Terrible as they were, they could not have commenced to approximate the horrible conditions which must have obtained before Tars Tarkas, the great green warrior, Xodar, the black dator, and I brought the light of truth to the outer world and stopped the mad rush of millions upon the voluntary pilgrimage to what they believed would end in a beautiful valley of peace and happiness and love.
Manama, Aug.13 (BNA): The committee in charge of HH Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al-Khalifa Award for Voluntary Work held a meeting with voluntary work societies, individuals and expatriate communities clubs.
We asked our readers, "What voluntary benefits do you offer, and do you consider these a way to help your employees with financial wellness?"
In 2018-2019, the state of Florida boasted 284 voluntary bar associations consisting of diverse subgroups of thousands of community-involved lawyers across the state.
A Senior Preacher with the Tarkwa New Atuabo Churches of Christ has appealed to the government to consider introducing a 'Voluntary' Tax Fund to enable Ghanaians, out of their free will, contribute to it.
Voluntary wheel running in mice is a widely used model to study exercise and behavior (2).
THE VOLUNTARY industry continues to exhibit signs of growth around nearly every benchmark.