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The yeas and nays were taken on this proviso, and the honorable member voted in the negative!
We grant this readily, but we add the proviso, that we only allow ourselves to be deceived by our own friends.
The Dean gave him liberty to search after it, with this proviso, that if any was discovered, his church should have a share of it.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
With this proviso, I propose to continue yielding to the prejudice.
THE ANALYSIS OF MINDBERTRAND RUSSELL
Great agitation prevailed in the North over the defeat of this proviso.
And Madeline as she made this little proviso was thinking what her own worldly position might be as the wife of Felix Graham.
ORLEY FARMANTHONY TROLLOPE
But socialism has never gone on to a thorough examination of that proviso for efficient administration.
We, on our part, want no Wilmot proviso there; we all agree that we are willing to let it alone.
French opinion (and most historians) concentrated on the announcement and overlooked the proviso.
The Senate, however, adjourned without final action on it, and so both the appropriation and the proviso were lost for the time.

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propinquitynoun | [proh-ping-kwi-tee ]SEE DEFINITION
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