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Present Arms

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

(Mansfield Theatre 1928). A nautical musical comedy scored by Richard Rodgers (music) and Lorenz Hart (lyrics), the show shared its setting, characters, writer, and even an actor from the...

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present arms

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

Is the act of presenting or aiming a weapon or firearm, and also the position of the weapon when so presented. The act of presenting arms is a central part ...

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Present Arms

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

(Mansfield Theatre 1928). A nautical musical comedy scored by Richard Rodgers (music) and Lorenz Hart (lyrics), the show shared its setting, characters, writer, and even an actor from the...

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present arms

Chris Mann and Richard Holmes.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 267 words.

is the act of presenting or aiming a weapon or firearm, and also the position of the weapon when so

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Present Arms

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 436 words.

(Mansfield Theatre 1928). A nautical musical comedy scored by Richard Rodgers (music) and Lorenz Hart (lyrics), the show shared

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Of Arms, Funding and “Non-lethal Assistance”—Issues Surrounding Third-State Intervention in the Syrian Civil War

Tom Ruys.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

March 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 19084 words.

In spite of legal objections, the European Union (EU) in May 2013 gave the conditional green light for the transfer of arms to the Syrian Opposition Council. The EU's decision is not a...

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The United Nations Committee on Non‐governmental Organizations: Guarding the Entrance to a Politically Divided House

Jurij Daniel Aston.

in European Journal of International Law

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 0 words.

In his recent ‘Millennium Report’ the Secretary‐General of the United Nations spread his arms widely to embrace civil society. Yet the present institutional framework of the UN allows only...

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Vampyromorpha

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 32 words.

An order of cephalopods which have eight arms and two retractable arms. An uncalcified, internal shell is also present. The

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Vampyromorpha

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 33 words.

An order of cephalopods which have eight arms and two retractable arms. An uncalcified, internal shell is also present. The

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children, exclusion from court

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 48 words.

Children under the age of 14 years (other than an infant in arms) are excluded from courts unless present as

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children, exclusion from court

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 48 words.

Children under the age of 14 years (other than an infant in arms) are excluded from courts unless present as

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John Dickinson (1732–1808)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 91 words.

Our cause is just, our union is perfect.

declaration of reasons for taking up arms against England, presented to Congress,

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John Dickinson (1732–1808)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online September 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 91 words.

Our cause is just, our union is perfect.

declaration of reasons for taking up arms against England, presented to Congress,

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John Dickinson (1732–1808)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 91 words.

Our cause is just, our union is perfect.

declaration of reasons for taking up arms against England, presented to Congress,

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Vampyromorpha

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

(class Cephalopoda, subclass Coleoidea)

An order of cephalopods which have eight arms and two retractable arms. An uncalcified, internal shell is also present. The order contains a...

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Salutation

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 102 words.

Military salutes take various forms according to the occasion, and include touching the cap, presenting arms, the lowering of sword-points,

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John Dickinson (1732–1808)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 91 words.

Our cause is just, our union is perfect.

declaration of reasons for taking up arms against England, presented to Congress,

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John Dickinson (1732–1808)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 91 words.

Our cause is just, our union is perfect.

declaration of reasons for taking up arms against England, presented to Congress,

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John Dickinson (1732–1808)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 91 words.

Our cause is just, our union is perfect.

declaration of reasons for taking up arms against England, presented to Congress,

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Teuthoidea

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

; class Cephalopoda, subclass Coleoidea)

An order of cephalopods which have an internal, elongate pro-ostracum. The phragmocone may be present, the rostrum is not. Eight arms and...

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present

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

Priˈzent

v. hold out or aim (a firearm) at something so as to be ready to fire: they were to present their rifles, take aim, and fire.

present arms hold ...

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