leave aside

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Related to leave aside: put aside, cast aside

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vt sepbeiseitelassen; leaving aside the fact that …wenn man die Tatsache außer Acht lässt, dass …
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To study the laws of history we must completely change the subject of our observation, must leave aside kings, ministers, and generals, and the common, infinitesimally small elements by which the masses are moved.
At a Friday night news conference in Washington, Mr Bhutto-Zardari urged Pakistani politicians to leave aside their rona dhona (grievances) and work together to undo 'the conspiracy' to blame Pakistan for the mistakes it did not commit.
Leave aside the argument of opponents that term limits dissuade well-qualified younger attorneys from applying for appellate positions.
Leave aside for a moment the illegitimacy of maneuvering into the Cardiff top job with only 12 Plaid seats in the Senedd against Jones' 29, leaving wannabe Wood a potential puppet of 11 opportunist Cons and disgraced Neil "A Liar and a Cheat" Hamilton's 7 Purple Shirts.
BAGHDAD / NINA/ MP, of the Ahrar bloc, Hussein al-Sharifi called on the government to speed up to translate the demands of the demonstrators on the ground, calling on politicians to leave aside their differences and look to the service of the people.
Leave aside bigger things that are developing out so menacingly to threaten and imperil the security and stability of this country.
The Association of NLA Veterans supported the legitimate civil protests and appealed to Ali Ahmeti and Menduh Thaci and the MPs and Ministers to leave aside the feuds and games and stand next to the demonstrators Friday.
Leave aside the flying monkeys, conveyor belt and running from one side of the stage to another for a bit of a jump that was supposed to be dancing, the bit I was confused about was the inclusion of vampires.
Leave aside the gloating, though, and it is astonishing how quickly fortunes can change.
When the Scottish Parliament was created, we were promised a new politics where MSPs would leave aside party allegiance and work for the common good.
ISTANBUL, Jun 22, 2010 (TUR) -- Umit Boyner, chairperson of Turkey's top business organization TUSIAD, reiterated her call to Turkey's political leaders to leave aside arguments and come together to adopt a common approach against the backdrop of escalating terrorist violence throughout Turkey.
University professor Venko Andonovski says for Nova Makedonija that in this crazy time when everything is soiled because of that lousy money, we should try to leave aside the love and the church from the calculations and the impudent penetration of the trade mentality.