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  • Readers will note that they not only sell it in quantities most especially useful for parish churches, but also in smaller quantities for those who wish to burn incense at home -- which, incidentally, is a practice which can be very condusive to setting a climate of prayer, or to mark a feast day.

    Prinknash Abbey

  • "Hyperexclusive" refers to goods that are condusive to discriminatory pricing, and permit "Lindahl" pricing, which extracts all of the consumer surplus by charging each consumer at his own demand level.

    Regulatory Pollution, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • The state regulations here are very bizarre and condusive to promote bad sportsmanship by making it extremely difficult for hunters.

    Washington Closes Season After Elk Hunt Turns Ugly

  • But at other times, no such division of labor is possible, and the only occupations condusive to survival are (1) farmer and (2) fighter, and the only human organizations that can endure are farmers guarded by fighters.

    What a Bunch of Apes! « L.E. Modesitt, Jr. – The Official Website

  • It is easy than in the past as I have a fully equiped gym at work for when the conditions outside are not condusive to running.

    Cheeseburger Gothic » Burger lite.

  • Just because people have the right to vote, unfortunately, does not mean they will exercise this great privilege in a manner condusive to welfare of the their country's future.

    Egypt: a trigger for regional change | Editorial

  • If we really was going to "fix" healthcare it would of started with congress working on legislation that actually could pass. the best way to fix healthcare woulda been to create an atmosphere condusive for businesses to create good jobs and thus healthcare.

    Democrats find compromise on public option elusive

  • Ironically, the advances in measuring technology goes hand in hand with poorer placement as new highly accurate sensors are placed by necessity in locations that are more condusive to delivering power to them than accuracy.

    Discourse.net: Public Service Announcement

  • That's partly because my very small studio has not be condusive to developing ideas.

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • For those who are on VRE, while you get a good hour to yourself, the seats are entirely non-condusive to sleeping … which with a young family was precisely what I did with my one-hour commute.

    Waldo Jaquith - On Amtrak.

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