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It is a common belief that these and other procedures were inspired by fear of the dead.

Among these procedures dances and processions are prominent.

But now that Karl Philip is come in, there is no mistaking his procedures.

This motive excuses me to myself for the incongruity of my procedures.

She was used to these procedures, not in actual experience but from hearing them talked about.

None of the procedures of generation, for example, bears the mark of necessity.

For the relief of this condition a number of procedures have been devised.

The dyeing of seal was a typical illustration of these procedures.

In conjunction with these procedures the patient's pelvis should be elevated.

Information is lacking on the procedures followed in the case of enterprises that would be declared bankrupt in a Western economy.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, "fact or manner of proceeding," from French procédure "manner of proceeding" (c.1200), from Old French proceder "to proceed" (see proceed). Meaning "method of conducting business in Parliament" is from 1839.

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