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I must have gone over thousands of appraisals, and I’ve never seen one – except for in cases of litigation or estate dispensation – where they had to go back in time to set the value.
HOUSING COMMISSION VALUED MISSION VALLEY HOTEL AS IF THE PANDEMIC NEVER HAPPENEDANDREW KEATTSJULY 8, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The Catholic Church was also deeply threatened by the secular goals of the Popular Front and offered a kind of blanket dispensation for the use of violence in exchange for maintaining their moral monopoly over society.
MY FATHER FLED FASCISM IN SPAIN—AND TAUGHT ME HOW LIES CAN DESTROY A DEMOCRACYSEBASTIAN JUNGERMAY 19, 2021TIME
As in many countries, delivery drivers were considered essential workers and allowed the same dispensation as health workers to move around.
MIGRANTS IN LATIN AMERICA HAVE TURNED TO DELIVERY GIGS DURING THE PANDEMIC. BUT DRIVERS SAY THEY'RE FACING HOSTILITY AND MISTREATMENTCIARA NUGENTAPRIL 10, 2021TIME
While the new political dispensation allows Nyang and others to poke fun at Gambian leaders, the spread of social media has also opened up space for new voices.
THE LATEST HUB OF POLITICAL HUMOR: GAMBIACHARU KASTURINOVEMBER 24, 2020OZY
He says the state denied his request for special dispensation to bring in workers to help, even as Amazon was allowed to have on-site employees fulfill its own rush of online orders.
MANY COMPANIES WON'T SURVIVE THE PANDEMIC. AMAZON WILL EMERGE STRONGER THAN EVERALANA SEMUELSJULY 28, 2020TIME
Seen thus poverty became rather a blessing than a curse, or at least a dispensation prescribing the proper lot of man.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
As for the ruin of any other party, the idea, by a very happy dispensation, never once occurred to him.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
For these people, under the older dispensation, there was nothing but the poorhouse, the jail or starvation by the roadside.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
And not less, than under a former dispensation, is the exercise represented as an act of obedience in New Testament times.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
It stands enjoined among those precepts that are inculcated for every dispensation.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DISPENSATION

  • administration
  • alloting
  • allotment
  • apportioning
  • apportionment
  • assessment
  • assigning
  • circulating
  • circulation
  • dealing
  • delivery
  • diffusion
  • dispensation
  • dispersal
  • disposal
  • dissemination
  • dissipating
  • division
  • dole
  • handing out
  • handling
  • mailing
  • marketing
  • partition
  • propagation
  • rationing
  • scattering
  • sharing
  • spreading
  • trading
  • transport
  • transportation
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