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The UK’s power to meddle in Google’s global business model stems from a chorus of complaints from Google’s competitors in the ad industry.
THERE’S ONLY ONE BODY STANDING IN THE WAY OF GOOGLE’S PLAN TO KILL THIRD-PARTY COOKIESNICOLÁS RIVEROJUNE 12, 2021QUARTZ
They feature incredibly stylish kids roaming in nature, free from the shackles of meddling parents, and happily cooking everything from bananas to fish over open flames.
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As a result, the charter limited the mayor’s direct power over the police department and removed politicians from meddling in officer discipline.
THE HIDDEN OBSTACLE TO POLICE ACCOUNTABILITYMAX FELKER-KANTORAPRIL 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s not unheard of for parties to meddle in the other side’s primary like this to land their preferred opponent, but rarely have they gone so all-in on it.
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A royal decree (December 31, 1622) orders the Dominicans in the Philippines not to meddle in affairs of government.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
His motto was, "Grab a dollar to-day—but don't meddle with it if it interferes with a thousand dollars in ten years."
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
The turtle explains (l. 514) that it is better to be silent than to meddle with things which one does not understand.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Myles deposed, in 1592, that henceforth Burbage "would not suffer her to meddle in the premises, but thrust her out of all."
SHAKESPEAREAN PLAYHOUSESJOSEPH QUINCY ADAMS
Good Cousin Pontalier, meddle with thatThat shall concerne thyselfe.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
When kings shall cease to meddle with theology, theological quarrels will no longer be a thing to fear.
SUPERSTITION IN ALL AGES (1732)JEAN MESLIER
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