American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Proceeding from and conformable to; in accordance with.
- adv. Accordingly; consequently.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Done in consequence of or in the prosecution of something.
- n. A pursuivant.
- According; agreeably: with to.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Acting in consequence or in prosecution (of anything); hence, agreeable; conformable; following; according; -- with
- adv. Agreeably; conformably.
- adj. (followed by `to') in conformance to or agreement with
- Anglo-Norman pursuant, present participle of pursuer (Wiktionary)
- Probably from Middle English pursuant, aspirant, from Anglo-Norman, present participle of pursure, to pursue; see pursue. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Nothing in this section shall be construed to annul, limit, impair or otherwise affect in any way the ability of the owner of a copyright in a sound recording to exercise the rights under sections 106 (1), 106 (2) and 106 (3), or to obtain the remedies available under this title pursuant to such rights, as such rights and remedies exist either before or after the date of enactment of the Digital Performance Right in Sound Recordings Act of”
“The Secretary of the Navy shall operate the plants, facilities, and property mentioned herein pursuant to the provisions of the War Labor Disputes Act and under the terms and conditions of employment which are lawfully in effect at the time possession of such plants, facilities, and property is taken under this order, subject to the provisions of Section 5 of the War Labor Disputes Act. 4.”
“Since October 1998, the SEC has required that the prospectus be drafted in "plain English" pursuant to the provisions of Rule 421 of the SEC's General Rules and Regulations.”
“He has provided letters that homeowners can print out and send to their servicers, demanding their full chain of title pursuant to federal law.”
“In addition, the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation simultaneously seized the Website domain name pursuant to a seizure warrant issued by U.S.”
“Members of the Congress, the purpose for which the joint session of the two houses of Congress has been called pursuant to Senate concurrent resolution number one, 107th Congress, having been accomplished, the chair thanks the speaker and the members of the House of Representatives and the Senate here assembled and declares the joint session dissolved.”
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“The first mortgage lien holder was bypassed in the foreclosure process and filed an affidavit (per MCL 565. 451a) nine months after the sheriff's deed sale, stating that their mortgage still constitutes a first lien on the property and that they, as a first lien holder, still retain any and all rights to which they are entitled pursuant to their mortgage.”
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