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compter

(ˈkaʊntə)
n
a prison, esp one in which the inmates are debtors
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Near to the jail, and by consequence near to Smithfield also, and the Compter, and the bustle and noise of the city; and just on that particular part of Snow Hill where omnibus horses going eastward seriously think of falling down on purpose, and where horses in hackney cabriolets going westward not unfrequently fall by accident, is the coach-yard of the Saracen's Head Inn; its portal guarded by two Saracens' heads and shoulders, which it was once the pride and glory of the choice spirits of this metropolis to pull down at night, but which have for some time remained in undisturbed tranquillity; possibly because this species of humour is now confined to St James's parish, where door knockers are preferred as being more portable, and bell-wires esteemed as convenient toothpicks.
Cette loi de 1996 fixe un delai de deux ans pour que les societes anonymes s'alignent sur ses dispositions et ce a compter de son entree en vigueur.
Les autorites algeriennes ont decide, en etroite coordination avec leurs homologues nigeriennes, de la reprise, a compter du 1er aout 2017, des operations de rapatriement de ressortissants nigeriens en situation irreguliere en Algerie, a annonce mardi le porte-parole du ministere des Affaires etrangeres, Abdelaziz Benali Cherif.
Il est a noter que les initiateurs de TUNIS RE vont renouveler le contrat a compter 10 juin 2014 afin d'assurer la liquidite des actions TUNIS RE et la regularite de leur cotation.
Petite derniere du clan Kardashian-Jenner, sans compter Penelope et North, les filles respectives de Kourtney et Kim Kardashian qui prendront sans nul doute la releve dans quelques annees, Kylie Jenner a souffle hier (samedi 10 aout) une nouvelle bougie, sa 16eme...
Khartoum 3 Aout (SUNA)- Le Gouvernement de l'Etat de Khartoum a decide de commencer les vacances scolaires pour l'Aid al-Fitr a compter de dimanche prochain et se poursuivront jusqu'a la fin de la fete de l'Aid, en raison des fortes pluies qui se sont abattues a Khartoum au cours de jeudi dernier et vendredi et qui ont depasse les taux des pluies de l'an 1988 par 15 mm.
"With every donation you can save up to three lives and this is the main motivation we are trying to give potential donors," said Yorgui Teyrouz, president of civil society organization, "Donner Sang Compter."
Beginning at Tandem Computers in 1981, he's spent two decades at well-known high-tech firms such as WYSE, MIPS Compter Systems and PeopleSoft.