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paction

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an agreement or bargain
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43%) had bilateral im- pactions, a statistically significant difference.
The following factors are known to play role in im- paction of maxillary canine: (a) tooth size-arch length discrepancies (b) prolonged retention or early loss of the deciduous canine (c) abnormal position of the tooth bud (d) the presence of an alveolar cleft (e) ankylosis (f) cystic or neoplastic formation(g) dilaceration of the root (h) iatrogenic origin and (i) idiopathic condition with no apparent cause.
44r/ Feare of other superinducted Laws and Government, mutuall pactions and such like, may (h) give an external and adventitious coercion to him to observe those Common Rules of Reason by which such Lawes are superinducted, and in conformity whereunto they are made; yett still the Rule of Reason simply consider'd (excluding the authority of the Supream Legislator) would stil (i) be without the true formall Nature of a Law, because tho it were an excellent Rule, yet it would induce no Obligation upon him that hath it but he might use, or not use it (j) at his pleasure, if he can but deliver himself from the Difficultys of other external supervenient Government (k) Laws or Penaltys either by Secrecy or Power.
Nor leaves it any place for such imaginary pactions between kings and their people as many dream of.