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Overview page. Subjects: Law.

(of a matter)

Continuing control and responsibility for overseeing the handling of a legal matter for a client (having the conduct of the matter). Professional responsibility is...

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carriage

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 114 words.

carriage, disparage, Harwich, intermarriage, marriage, miscarriage • undercarriage • cartridge, partridge • Selfridge • Cambridge • Bainbridge

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carriage

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 112 words.

carriage, disparage, Harwich, intermarriage, marriage, miscarriage • undercarriage • cartridge, partridge • Selfridge • Cambridge • Bainbridge

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carriage

Allan Beaver.

in A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Travel and Holiday. 19 words.

The official *IATA definition is carriage of passengers and/or baggage and/or cargo by air, gratuitously or for hire.

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carriage

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 19 words.

Timber framework on which the steps of a *stair are supported. One such rough-string is called a carriage-piece.

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carriage

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Timber framework on which the steps of a staircase are supported. One such rough-string is called a carriage-piece.

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carriage

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 19 words.

Timber framework on which the steps of a staircase are supported. One such rough-string is called a carriage-piece.

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Carriage

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 141 words.

This word was originally used to mean things carried, i.e. luggage. And after those days we took up our carriages,

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carriage trade

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Archaic term for those customers of sufficient wealth or social standing to maintain a private carriage.

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carriage trade

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 18 words.

archaic term for those customers of sufficient wealth or social standing to maintain a private carriage.

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carriage cost

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

The cost of delivering goods within a particular area (usually a country or major subdivision of a country). Carriage forward means that the cost of delivery has to be paid by the buyer. Ca...

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