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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of put.

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Examples

  • ” Some one “seconds the motion, ” when the one who made the motion puts it to vote (or, as it is called, “puts the question”), as already described under a “mass meeting” [69]; and, as in that case, when the chairman is elected he takes the chair and announces, as the first business in order, the election of a secretary.

    12. Organization and Meetings. 70. A Permanent Society

  • I think about the words of prophets like Isaiah and Mary and Gandhi and Martin, and I really believe that their words and the Word puts on flesh and lives among us as we are inspired to do great and compassionate and loving things to and for one another.

    The Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D.: The Gift Of Love

  • These collections are available for sale as limited-edition 3″ CDs from fallt, but the label puts the files online for free.

    Disquiet » Behind the 8bit

  • Sometimes, however, cognitive recognition merely implies the placing of an individual in some general social category, but in a context where any member of the category can play a crucial role, as, for example, when pickpockets recognize a plainclothesman who is personally unknown to them, thereby, as the argot puts it, “making him on his merits.”

    Behavior in Public Places

  • As its names implies, the title puts players in the body of a teddy bear bent on exacting revenge upon those who've wronged him.

    GameSpot's News, Screenshots, Movies, Reviews, Previews, Downloads, and Features

  • The title puts the players in the role of a mercenary leader who guides his employees on the battlefield while also managing the business side of the operations.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • Honestly, the title puts practically (all) the women in the same basket and not to mention that the way the subject is treated is nothing less of biased.

    AskMen.com - HOME PAGE

  • Notice that even the title puts a positive spin on the repression of gun owners.

    The View From North Central Idaho

  • Expect traditional EBM, without any new-fashioned varigated pattern or forgeries as the label puts it.

    Side-Line news feed

  • The title puts you at the helm of a young civilization looking to strike out and settle new lands.

    Jay is Games

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