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  • n. Plural form of inquiry.


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  • “Porfiry Petrovitch, ” he began resolutely, though with considerable irritation, “yesterday you expressed a desire that I should come to you for some inquiries (he laid special stress on the word ‘inquiries’).

    Chapter V. Part IV

  • I would also just like to remind everyone that we use the term inquiries for respective students who inquire with us.

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  • My normal impulse for such inquiries is not to respond but as I'm seeing another year about to pass with my car and motorcycle both getting older and having more cobwebs than miles and my Hush Puppies in need of a retread I had a fleeting urge to make mention of this town where I've deposited that shoe leather, or neoprene as the case may be.

    Pedestrian Friendly?

  • The best answer to their trollish inquiries is … good question, go find the answer.

    Think Progress » New report finds that right-wing extremist groups have grown 244 percent in the past year.

  • After inquiries from the AP, the organization removed that statement.

    Under a third of men at black colleges earn degree in 6 years

  • We had huge increases in inquiries across Europe when the pound started to fall, but perhaps no more than 10% of those converted into actual orders.

    Weak Pound Fails to Boost Exports

  • He says its periodic reports, such as the 3,000 page, 2007 report that won the Nobel Prize, are eating up valuable academic resources and driving scientists to produce work on tight, artificial deadlines, at the expense of other, longer-term inquiries that are equally important to understanding climate change. Music briefs

  • He said contracts and fixed-term inquiries were growing but permanent positions were still negligible. - Stuff

  • If you don't have a personal contact at an organization and they specifically request no phone call inquiries regarding a job posting, how can you follow up with them to ensure they received your application and to assert your interest?


  • One focus of the inquiries is the role of Italy, including the Rome branch of Iran's Bank Sepah and Italy's Banca Intesa Sanpaolo Spa.

    Fresh Clues of Iranian Nuclear Intrigue


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