customary course

  • 1 customary course — index practice (custom) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Course — (k[=o]rs), n. [F. cours, course, L. cursus, fr. currere to run. See {Current}.] 1. The act of moving from one point to another; progress; passage. [1913 Webster] And when we had finished our course from Tyre, we came to Ptolemais. Acts xxi. 7.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 course — I noun act, act of pursuing, action, activity, advance, approach, arrangment, attack, campaign, completion, conduct, customary manner of procedure, delivery, design, direction, effectuation, effort, employment, endeavor, evolution, execution,… …

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  • 4 course of employment — n. The normal duties and activities associated with a job; the activities that an employee performs as his or her customary services to the employer. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney… …

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  • 5 customary manner of procedure — index course Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 customary procedure — index manner (behavior), matter of course Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 7 customary — According to custom or usage; founded on, or growing out of, or dependent on, a custom (q.v.); ordinary; usual; common @ customary court baron See court baron @ customary dispatch Due diligence according to lawful, reasonable and well known… …

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  • 8 course — /kawrs, kohrs/, n., v., coursed, coursing. n. 1. a direction or route taken or to be taken. 2. the path, route, or channel along which anything moves: the course of a stream. 3. advance or progression in a particular direction; forward or onward… …

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  • 9 course — /kɔs / (say kaws) noun 1. advance in a particular direction; onward movement. 2. the path, route or channel along which anything moves: the course of a stream; the course of a ship. 3. the ground, water, etc., on which a race is run, sailed, etc …

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  • 10 course — [[t]kɔrs, koʊrs[/t]] n. v. coursed, cours•ing 1) a direction or route taken or to be taken 2) the path, route, or channel along which anything moves: the course of a stream[/ex] 3) advance or progression in a particular direction 4) the… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 11 course — 1. noun /kɔː(ɹ)s,kɔː(ɹ)s,koʊɹs,kɜːs/ a) A path, sequence, development, or evolution. The normal course of events seems to be just one damned thing after another. b) A normal or customary sequence. His illness ran its course. 2. verb… …

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  • 12 course of the voyage — By this term is understood the regular and customary track, if such there be, which a ship takes in going from one port to another, and the shortest way …

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  • 13 course of trade — The trend of business; that which is customary among merchants …

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  • 14 matter-of-course — adjective expected or depended upon as a natural or logical outcome • Similar to: ↑expected * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: matter of course 1. : being such as is or may be expected or depended upon as a matter of course 2. :… …

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  • 15 matter-of-course — /mat euhr euhv kawrs , kohrs /, adj. 1. occurring or proceeding in or as if in the logical, natural, or customary course of things; expected or inevitable. 2. accepting things as occurring in their natural course, or characterized by an… …

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  • 16 In course — Course Course (k[=o]rs), n. [F. cours, course, L. cursus, fr. currere to run. See {Current}.] 1. The act of moving from one point to another; progress; passage. [1913 Webster] And when we had finished our course from Tyre, we came to Ptolemais.… …

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  • 17 In the course of — Course Course (k[=o]rs), n. [F. cours, course, L. cursus, fr. currere to run. See {Current}.] 1. The act of moving from one point to another; progress; passage. [1913 Webster] And when we had finished our course from Tyre, we came to Ptolemais.… …

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  • 18 Of course — Course Course (k[=o]rs), n. [F. cours, course, L. cursus, fr. currere to run. See {Current}.] 1. The act of moving from one point to another; progress; passage. [1913 Webster] And when we had finished our course from Tyre, we came to Ptolemais.… …

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  • 19 Ordinary course of business — In law, the ordinary course of business covers the usual transactions, customs and practices of a certain business and of a certain firm. This term is used particularly to judge the validity of certain transactions. It is used in several… …

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  • 20 matter of course — something that follows in logical, natural, or customary sequence or that is treated as such: After such reprisals, war followed as a matter of course. [1730 40] * * * …

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