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placet

(ˈpleɪsɛt)
n
a vote or expression of assent by saying the word placet
[C16: from Latin, literally: it pleases]
References in classic literature ?
I only remember that Blanche and the Widow figured at it, not as "de Cominges," but as "du Placet.
We are proud to see the development of this medicine evolving, with the ultimate goal of a potential first medicine for SMA, said Christine Placet, Chief Executive Officer of Trophos.
Placet, Anderson and Fowler (2005) define a strategic model for sustainability that addresses the interaction of economic, social and environmental aspects, with the perspective of innovation, with reflexes on the company and on the society.
Schoelner (14), analyzing the coroner implications, cite among the principal potential damage causes: the incorrectly placet Homann retractors, elettrosurgery and self-cutting screws.
33 (Albi, ne doleas plus nimio memor / immitis Glycerae, do not, O Albius, mourn more than is fitting, in memory of harsh Glycera) a malicious Venus delights in her power over individuals (sic visum Veneri, cui placet impares / formas atque animos sub iuga aenea / saevo mittere cum ioco, this is Venus's vision, whose pleasure it is in savage enjoyment to bind together under her bronze yoke, bodies and minds that do not fit, 1.
Mihi plane placet emere, quamvis nostrum sit, quod agnoscimus, et parvo aere recuperare potius thesaurum, quam in ambiguam litem descendere:
the beautiful as that which, being seen, pleases; id quod visum placet.
Of its ten sources, it is attributed twice to Busnois (in the Dijon Chansonnier, and in a later hand in the Laborde Chansonnier), and once to Ockeghem (in the Escorial Chansonnier, though perhaps this refers to authorship of the si placet contratenor) .
Terris iactamur et undis, / lege relegati nullius civis et hostis, / sed nutu iussuque dei moderamine certo / cuncta gubernantis, cui non fortuna nec ullus / casus ab ancipiti veniens certamine rerum, / sed virtus et recta placet sententia castae / mentis in aetherium tollentis lumina solem.
The three articles close with Marylynn Placet, Roger Anderson and Kimberly Fowler, from Battelle, demonstrating how the companies in the World Business Council for Sustainable Development are moving forward to implement sustainability as a business driver while meeting what they term the triple bottom line: financial, environmental and social success.
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