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And the oath prescribed for them on returning was explicitly an averment of truth.THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Neither in itself nor in its preamble was there an averment, or even an assumption of its necessity, as a rule of guidance.THE FELON'S TRACKMICHAEL DOHENY
The Ministerial averment answered no purpose, save to excite a general burst of disapprobation.BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 68, NO. 417, JULY, 1850VARIOUS
The resolutions in question were published in the city papers and can be referred to in substantiation of this averment.THE PULLMAN BOYCOTTW. F. BURNS
A man's asking a passport for Baden would be a tacit averment, 'I am going to gamble.'ARTHUR O'LEARYCHARLES JAMES LEVER
No averment in the pleadings of the plaintiff is necessary, in order to give jurisdiction.COTTON IS KING AND THE PRO-SLAVERY ARGUMENTSVARIOUS
A new objection is raised against the averment that the gods, &c. also are entitled to the knowledge of Brahman.THE VEDANTA-SUTRAS WITH THE COMMENTARY BY SANKARACARYATRANSLATOR: GEORGE THIBAUT
Sentiment aside, there is a measure of truth in the averment that the Army Mule and the army bean put down the rebellion.THE ARMY MULE AND OTHER WAR SKETCHESHENRY A. CASTLE
I must take exception, for instance, to his averment “that what we respect and admire,” viz.TRADITIONJOHN FRANCIS ARUNDELL

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