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The Cardinal then hinted, that Wharton had vanished on some occult mission, to circumvent the Italian investiture.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
This is called the "Investiture of the Top-knot," and is always attended by solemn ceremonies.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Hence the oath of fealty was a personal obligation, and investiture was needful before the new feudee took possession.
LANDHOLDING IN ENGLANDJOSEPH FISHER
On it was written what Vulcan had told him about his mental attitude changing after Investiture.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
It had all begun on the day of his Final Investiture, and he had gone through every event in memory, over and over.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
It hadn't been anywhere near as simple as the Investiture he had gone through to become a demi-God.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
This last bears the name of "Naked Ladies," from the flowers springing from the ground without any investiture of leaves.
NOTES AND QUERIES FOR WORCESTERSHIREJOHN NOAKE
Luncheon over, a messenger announced that Her Majesty was ready to begin the ceremony of investiture.
RECOLLECTIONS OF THIRTY-NINE YEARS IN THE ARMYCHARLES ALEXANDER GORDON
An outward manifestation of this Divine investiture was seen in the tongues of flame which rested upon them severally.
THE VITALITY OF MORMONISM--BRIEF ESSAYSJAMES E. TALMAGE
The age assigned for the investiture is between nine and fifteen years.
THE HINDOOS AS THEY ARESHIB CHUNDER BOSE
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WORDS RELATED TO INVESTITURE

  • admission
  • baptism
  • beginning
  • commencement
  • debut
  • enrollment
  • entrance
  • inaugural
  • inauguration
  • inception
  • indoctrination
  • induction
  • installation
  • instatement
  • investiture
  • preliminaries
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