abandonee


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abandonee

(əˌbændəˈniː)
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(Law) law a person to whom something is formally relinquished, esp an insurer having the right to salvage a wreck
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who was killed in an accident," while Ruth's mother "tended us with a gentle indifference that made me feel like she would have liked to have been even more alone--she was the abandonee and not the one abandoned" (109).
Full ownership of the acquired object vests in the abandonee, and his rights are secure.
It is clearly preferable to inhabit Cell 1, because only in Cell 1 does complete and secure ownership vest in the taker, (14) Problematically, the law of abandonment--the governing law of Cell 1--relies not on the signals transmitted to the abandonee but on the intent of the abandoner.
Comme il m'aimait tres tendrement, il ne put se resoudre a me mettre au couvent, en quoi j'ose dire qu'il eut grand tort de ne pas faire ce sacrifice d'autant plus que je fus abandonee a une gouvernante incapable de m'elever" (PRA 3:359-60).
Follows an essay on La Femme abandonee, a novel now available in a popular anthology for American universities; in this regard I note that it would be a good essay to assign students for an example of how to describe the historicity of a novelistic text.
Also to be consulted is the massive, kaleidoscopic 1991 collection of essays presented in Rome in 1987 (Enfance abandonee et societe en Europe, XIV-XXe siecle), and the relevant essays in John Henderson and Richard Wall's Poor Women and Children in the European Past (1994).
A metaphor for how easily perception can alter, fog erases "les contours de la campagne autour du train" so that the landscape becomes "une contree abandonee," as if devastated by "une catastrophe secrete, muette, une sorte d'epidemie foudroyante entrainant leur totale desintegration.
Chaque habitant du cylindre est defini par rapport a cette recherche: les "chercheurs" cherchent (dans "l'arene" au fond du cylindre), les "grimpeurs" cherchent (mais dans les niches et tunnels situes autour de l'arene), les "guetteurs" attendent de chercher, les "sedentaires" sont d'anciens chercheurs susceptibles de reprendre cette activite, et les "vaincus" sont d' anciens chercheurs qui ont abandonee la quete.
Raoul's monologue thus establishes normative positions of foreigner, lover, artist, homosexual, abandonee, and wife, precisely in order to throw them off balance by allowing th e characters to circulate among them.
et tanquam specula to mean 'meme etant abandonee comme une guette' seems impossibly forced.
A review of the laws of abandonment, destruction, finders, and converters reveals that one cannot really choose to become a finder or an abandonee prior to acting, because it is so far impossible to determine ex ante whether the object was abandoned or lost.
70) The exploration of the sentimental appears in a number of lyric or elegiac works based on ancient fable and composed by sixteenth-century French authors, including Melin de Saint-Gelais's Chant triste, de Medee, abandonee de son ayme Jason (1548), a text which concentrates not on Medea's magic arts and wicked intentions, but on her abandonment and suffering--in other words, her human and emotional side: see Braybrook, 364.