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v. sub·mit·ted, sub·mit·ting, sub·mits
1. To yield or surrender (oneself) to the will or authority of another.
2. To subject to a condition or process: submit a tissue sample to testing.
3. To present (something) to the consideration or judgment of another: We submitted our ideas to our supervisor. See Synonyms at propose.
4. To offer as a proposition or contention: I submit that the terms are entirely unreasonable.
1. To accept or give in to the authority, power, or will of another. See Synonyms at yield.
2. To allow oneself to be subjected to something: submit to an interview; submit to drug testing.

[Middle English submitten, from Latin submittere, to set under : sub-, sub- + mittere, to cause to go.]

sub·mit′tal (-mĭt′l) n.
sub·mit′ter n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.submitter - someone who yields to the will of another person or force
follower - a person who accepts the leadership of another
2.submitter - someone who submits something (as an application for a job or a manuscript for publication etc.) for the judgment of others; "he was a prolific submitter of proposals"
applicant, applier - a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission
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Hence, the ministry is now preparing an amendment to solve these problems.Since the latest law came into effect, the submitter has dealt with questions related to the interpretation of ambiguous legislation and electronic services of the registry, said Slovak Justice Minister Gaacutebor Gaacutel.
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With changes implemented by the Lautenberg Act, EPA not only evaluates uses identified by a pre-manufacture notice (PMN) submitter, but also those "reasonably foreseen" uses EPA identifies.
He then took those trading positions into account when acting as a substitute submitter and on two occasions, obtained a broker's assistance to attempt to manipulate the Libor submissions of other banks, the FCA said.
From there, the hacker simply has to provide an email address and check a box asking to confirm the submitter is providing their own information-not much of a security check against an attacker who is aiming to hijack a person's credit.
For copyright infringement claims, Bing now has a submitter's dashboard for those sending in DMCA claims.
Jonathan James Mathew, a LIBOR submitter, was sentenced to four years in prison.
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Under this program, the IRS will issue an opinion or advisory letter as to whether the form of a 403(b) prototype plan or a 403(b) volume submitter plan, respectively, meets the requirements of Section 403(b).
The economics of the process require that the trusted submitter recover research and development costs as well as maintenance expenses through fees paid by the document providers.