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  • 1 give consent — index agree (comply), assent, bestow, certify (approve), consent, defer (yield in judgment), grant ( …

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  • 2 give consent to — index comply Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 consent — con·sent n 1 a: compliance in or approval of what is done or proposed by another; specif: the voluntary agreement or acquiescence by a person of age or with requisite mental capacity who is not under duress or coercion and usu. who has knowledge… …

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  • 4 Consent Theory — is derived from John Locke s idea that all men are created equal. While this is sometimes interpreted to mean that all men are created equally good, or equally able, it actually means that no person has natural authority over any other.There is,… …

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  • 5 Consent searches — are searches made by United States law enforcement personnel based on the consent of the individual whose person or property is being searched.OverviewIn the U.S., the simplest and most common type of warrantless searches are searches based upon… …

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  • 6 Consent search — Consent searches are searches made by United States law enforcement personnel based on the consent of the individual whose person or property is being searched. Contents 1 Overview 2 Other parties 3 Revoking consent and exceptions …

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  • 7 Consent — Con*sent , n. [Cf. OF. consent.] 1. Agreement in opinion or sentiment; the being of one mind; accord. [1913 Webster] All with one consent began to make excuse. Luke xiv. 18. [1913 Webster] They fell together all, as by consent. Shak. [1913… …

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  • 8 Consent (criminal law) — Criminal defenses Pa …

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  • 9 Consent (criminal) — In the criminal law, consent may be an excuse and prevent the defendant from incurring liability for what was done. For a more general discussion, see Dennis J. Baker, The Moral Limits of Consent as a Defense in the Criminal Law, 11(4) New… …

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  • 10 consent — Synonyms and related words: OK, abide by, accede, accede to, accept, acceptance, accession, acclaim, acclamation, accord, accord to, accordance, acquiesce, acquiesce in, acquiescence, admission, admit, agree, agree to, agree with, agreeability,… …

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  • 11 consent — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Voluntary compliance Nouns consent, assent, acquiescence; approval, approbation; compliance, agreement, concession; yielding, accession, allowance, acceptance; ratification, confirmation; permit,… …

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  • 12 Consent — Tort law Part of the …

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  • 13 Consent (BDSM) — A model prepares for a suspension bondage scene Consent within BDSM is an issue that attracts much attention in the field. Practitioners interests are in ensuring appropriate consent for personal, ethical, and legal reasons. The law also has its… …

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  • 14 Consent — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Consent >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 consent consent Sgm: N 1 assent assent &c. 488 Sgm: N 1 acquiescence acquiescence Sgm: N 1 approval approval &c. 931 Sgm: N 1 compliance compliance …

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  • 15 consent — I. n. 1. Concurrence, assent, approval. 2. Concord, accord, agreement, unison, consensus, co operation, harmony, coherence. 3. Acquiescence, compliance. II. v. n. 1. Agree (as to a matter of conduct), assent, concur, yield assent, give consent. 2 …

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  • 16 consent — con‧sent [kənˈsent] noun [uncountable] 1. permission to do something, especially by someone who has authority or responsibility: • He took the car without the owner s consent. • The city authorities have given their consent to leases on two… …

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  • 17 Consent theory — is a term for the idea in social philosophy that individuals primarily make decisions as free agents entering into consensual relationships with other free agents, and that this becomes the basis for political governance. An early elaborator of… …

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  • 18 consent — [n] agreement; concession accord, acquiescence, allowance, approval, assent, authorization, blank check*, blessing, carte blanche*, compliance, concurrence, goahead*, green light*, leave, okay*, permission, permit, right on*, sanction, say so*,… …

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  • 19 consent — [kən sent′] vi. [ME consenten < OFr consentir < L consentire < com , with + sentire, to feel: see SENSE] 1. a) to agree (to do something) b) to willingly engage in a sexual act: often in the phrase consenting adult c) to give permission …

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  • 20 Consent — Con*sent , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Consented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Consenting}.] [F. consentir, fr. L. consentire, sensum, to feel together, agree; con + sentire to feel. See {Sense}.] 1. To agree in opinion or sentiment; to be of the same mind; to… …

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