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Thomas goes on to contradict Aristotle, in holding quod nullum ens esset nisi corpus.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
Our procession was, however, a more solemn one on the day of Corpus Christi when we carried about the blessed Sacrament.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
English act of habeas corpus passed; the act suspending it was repealed, probably forever, 1818.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
On Corpus Christi's Eve, the usual celebration greatly aggrieved the perth weekly assembly.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
One of the most familiar actions is habeas corpus, which is employed to recover a person's liberty from illegal restraint.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
The commonest method is the complete destruction of the corpse—the corpus delicti.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
First of all, he brought an action—a writ of habeas corpus, I think—to recover his daughter, as an English subject.
MARRIAGE LA MODEMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
I will undertake it, and moreover, I will promise a goodly flow of red blood from the corpus of the Holophernes.
FIFTY CONTEMPORARY ONE-ACT PLAYSVARIOUS
Nam unusquisque suum proprium possidet corpus, non et ουσιαν.
THE SUPPOSED AUTOGRAPHA OF JOHN THE SCOTEDWARD KENNARD RAND
Came on through prairies and woods alternately 20 miles to a small creek, Corpus Christi, with well-wooded, rich land.
THE EXPEDITIONS OF ZEBULON MONTGOMERY PIKE, VOLUME II (OF 3)ELLIOTT COUES

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