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  • 1 Invest — In medicine, this has nothing to do with the stock market. It means to envelop, cover, or embed. * * * International Verapamil SR/Trandolapril [study] * * * in·vest in vest vt 1) to envelop or cover completely <the pleura invests the lung>… …

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  • 2 Impersonate — Im*per son*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impersonated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impersonating}.] 1. To invest with personality; to endow with the form of a living being. [1913 Webster] 2. To ascribe the qualities of a person to; to personify. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 Impersonated — Impersonate Im*per son*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impersonated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impersonating}.] 1. To invest with personality; to endow with the form of a living being. [1913 Webster] 2. To ascribe the qualities of a person to; to personify.… …

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  • 4 Impersonating — Impersonate Im*per son*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impersonated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impersonating}.] 1. To invest with personality; to endow with the form of a living being. [1913 Webster] 2. To ascribe the qualities of a person to; to personify.… …

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  • 5 personate — transitive verb ( ated; ating) Date: 1591 1. a. impersonate, represent b. to assume without authority and with fraudulent intent (some character or capacity) 2. to invest with personality or personal characteristics < personating their gods… …

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  • 6 personate — per·son·ate || pÉœrsÉ™neɪt / pɜːs v. play a role, represent; imitate, impersonate; personify, invest with personality …

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  • 7 personated — per·son·ate || pÉœrsÉ™neɪt / pɜːs v. play a role, represent; imitate, impersonate; personify, invest with personality …

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  • 8 personates — per·son·ate || pÉœrsÉ™neɪt / pɜːs v. play a role, represent; imitate, impersonate; personify, invest with personality …

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  • 9 personating — per·son·ate || pÉœrsÉ™neɪt / pɜːs v. play a role, represent; imitate, impersonate; personify, invest with personality …

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  • 10 impersonate — v. a. 1. Personate, take or act the part of, act, enact, imitate, ape, mimic, mock, take off. 2. Incarnate, personify, invest with personality …

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  • 12 Nature versus nurture — The nature versus nurture debate concerns the relative importance of an individual s innate qualities ( nature, i.e. nativism, or innatism) versus personal experiences ( nurture, i.e. empiricism or behaviorism) in determining or causing… …

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  • 13 Alibi (play) — Infobox Play name = Alibi image size = writer = Michael Morton, from a novel by Agatha Christie date of premiere = May 15, 1928 country of Origin = United Kingdom original language = English Alibi is a 1928 play by Michael Morton based on The… …

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  • 15 James Caan (entrepreneur) — James Caan Born Nazim Khan[1][2] …

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  • 16 Conflict of Investitures —     Conflict of Investitures     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Conflict of Investitures     (Ger. Investiturstreit.)     The terminus technicus for the great struggle between the popes and the German kings Henry IV and Henry V, during the period 1075 …

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  • 17 Humanify — Hu*man i*fy, v. t. To make human; to invest with a human personality; to incarnate. [R.] [1913 Webster] The humanifying of the divine Word. H. B. Wilson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 impersonate — (v.) 1620s, to invest with a personality, from assimilated form of L. in into, in (see IN (Cf. in ) (2)) + persona person. Sense of to assume the person or character of is first recorded 1715. Earlier in same sense was personate (1610s). Related …

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  • 19 United Kingdom company law — Beside the River Thames, the City of London is a global financial centre. Within the Square Mile, the London Stock Exchange lies at the heart of the United Kingdom s corporations. United Kingdom company law is the body of rules that concern… …

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  • 20 Media and Publishing — ▪ 2007 Introduction The Frankfurt Book Fair enjoyed a record number of exhibitors, and the distribution of free newspapers surged. TV broadcasters experimented with ways of engaging their audience via the Internet; mobile TV grew; magazine… …

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