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  • 1 done on purpose — index deliberate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 purpose — [[t]pɜ͟ː(r)pəs[/t]] ♦♦ purposes 1) N COUNT: with supp The purpose of something is the reason for which it is made or done. The purpose of the occasion was to raise money for medical supplies... Various insurance schemes already exist for this… …

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  • 3 purpose — pur·pose / pər pəs/ n: an objective, effect, or result aimed at or attained; specif: the business activity in which a corporation is chartered to engage pur·pose·ful / fəl/ adj pur·pose·ful·ly adv pur·pose·ful·ness n Merriam Webster’s Dicti …

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  • 4 Purpose — is the cognitive awareness in cause and effect linking for achieving a goal in a given system, whether human or machine. Its most general sense is the anticipated result which guides decision making in choosing appropriate actions within a range… …

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  • 5 purpose — [pʉr′pəs] vt., vi. purposed, purposing [ME purposen < OFr porposer, var. of proposer: see PROPOSE] to intend, resolve, or plan n. [ME < OFr porpos] 1. something one intends to get or do; intention; aim 2. resolution; determination …

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  • 6 purpose — ► NOUN 1) the reason for which something is done or for which something exists. 2) resolve or determination. ► VERB formal ▪ have as one s objective. ● on purpose Cf. ↑on purpose ORIGIN …

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  • 7 Purpose trust — Wills, trusts and estates …

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  • 8 purpose — /ˈpɜpəs / (say perpuhs) noun 1. the object for which anything exists or is done, made, used, etc. 2. an intended or desired result; end or aim. 3. intention or determination. 4. that which one puts before oneself as something to be done or… …

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  • 9 purpose — n. 1) to accomplish, achieve, fulfill a purpose 2) to serve a purpose 3) to put smt, to a good purpose 4) for a purpose (it was done for a good purpose; we arranged the meeting for the purpose of preventing a strike) 5) (misc.) for all practical… …

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  • 10 purpose — pur|pose W3S1 [ˈpə:pəs US ˈpə:r ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1 2 purposes 3 4 on purpose 5¦(feeling)¦ 6 for all practical purposes 7 serve its purpose 8 defeat the purpose 9 to no purpose 10 to the purpose …

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  • 11 done — do do (d[=oo]), v. t. or auxiliary. [imp. {did} (d[i^]d); p. p. {done} (d[u^]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Doing} (d[=oo] [i^]ng). This verb, when transitive, is formed in the indicative, present tense, thus: I do, thou doest (d[=oo] [e^]st) or dost… …

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  • 12 purpose — /perr peuhs/, n., v., purposed, purposing. n. 1. the reason for which something exists or is done, made, used, etc. 2. an intended or desired result; end; aim; goal. 3. determination; resoluteness. 4. the subject in hand; the point at issue. 5.… …

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  • 13 purpose — pur•pose [[t]ˈpɜr pəs[/t]] n. v. posed, pos•ing 1) the reason for which something exists or is done, made, etc 2) an intended or desired result; aim; goal 3) determination; resoluteness 4) the subject in hand; point at issue 5) practical result… …

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  • 14 purpose — noun 1》 the reason for which something is done or for which something exists. 2》 resolve or determination. verb formal have as one s objective. Phrases on purpose intentionally. to the purpose relevant or useful. Derivatives purposeless adjective …

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  • 15 Common purpose — For the British Charity, see Common Purpose UK The doctrine of common purpose, common design or joint enterprise is a legal doctrine in some common law jurisdictions which imputes criminal liability on the participants to a criminal enterprise… …

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  • 16 All Purpose Cultural Cat-Girl Nuku Nuku DASH! — DVD volume 1 cover. 万能文化猫娘DASH! (Bannou Bunka Neko Musume DASH!) Genre Action, Comedy, Science fiction …

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  • 17 Community of purpose — A community of purpose is a community of people who are going through the same process or are trying to achieve a similar objective. Such communities serve a functional purpose, smoothing the path of the member for a limited period surrounding a… …

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  • 18 Special purpose entity — A special purpose entity (SPE) (sometimes, especially in Europe, special purpose vehicle or simply SPV) is a body corporate (usually a limited company of some type or, sometimes, a limited partnership) created to fulfill narrow, specific or… …

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  • 19 Soul Purpose (Angel) — Infobox Television episode Title = Soul Purpose Series = Angel Caption = {Caption|} Season = 5 Episode = 10 Airdate = January 21, 2004 Production = 5ADH10 Writer = Brent Fletcher Elizabeth Craft Director = David Boreanaz Guests = Sarah Thompson… …

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  • 20 Multi-purpose stadium — RFK Stadium, a multi purpose stadium in Washington, D.C. Multi purpose stadiums are a type of stadium designed in such a way as to be easily used by multiple sports. While any stadium could potentially host more than one sport, this concept… …

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