perpetuator


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per·pet·u·ate

 (pər-pĕch′o͞o-āt′)
tr.v. per·pet·u·at·ed, per·pet·u·at·ing, per·pet·u·ates
1. To cause to continue indefinitely; make perpetual.
2. To prolong the existence of; cause to be remembered: The new library will perpetuate its founder's great love of learning.

[Latin perpetuāre, perpetuāt-, from perpetuus, continuous; see perpetual.]

per·pet′u·ance, per·pet′u·a′tion n.
per·pet′u·a′tor n.

perpetuator

(pəˈpɛtjʊˌeɪtə)
n
someone who or something that perpetuates (something)
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Sapsea's composition, that, in spite of his intention to end his days in Cloisterham, and therefore his probably having in reserve many opportunities of copying it, he would have transcribed it into his pocket-book on the spot, but for the slouching towards them of its material producer and perpetuator, Durdles, whom Mr.
Once the investigations are concluded, the UAE will work with its partners in determining how the country will respond to the perpetuator behind the attacks.
John Paul II who said: 'The limit imposed upon evil, in which man is both perpetuator and victim, is ultimately the divine mercy.'"
Indian Lt-Col Shrikant Prasad Purohit was nabbed in due course as the perpetuator of that crime.
Tiani Brunelli, Talk about punishment as perpetuator element throughout history and how it has gone from a stiffness in the educational model of the mid of the last century to a permissiveness excessive late twentieth century and early twenty-first to reach the conclusion that when the educate or is rigid, the child learns, but usually does not feel love and when the educator is weak the child is happy, but learns, rather little.
Portman then added that people should be "part of the solution" of this gender discrimination issue instead of being the perpetuator.
The victim on the other hand, even with a decent knowledge of computer technology, can't cure the denial of access to their files as doing so would require a decryption key which is in the clutches of the perpetuator.
Legalistic approaches, which would frame the reality in a dichotomy between individuals (e.g., the victim versus the perpetuator) for a particular case in a limited time period (e.g., mass violence in 1999), blind us to a myriad of stakeholders involved in historical allegiances and rivalries, which would seem irrelevant to a contested case from the viewpoint of judicial proceedings.
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These are the kinds of beauty beliefs that go unchecked for years, spread by word of mouth and that notorious perpetuator of erroneous information, the internet.
That's Lucy Pargeter, beauty contest perpetuator and Miss Great Britain judge 2007.
I strongly advocate that the perpetuator of such heinous crime against humanity should not go unpunished.