of or based on a program for recovery from addiction originating with alcoholics anonymous and providing 12 progressive levels toward attainment.
- 12th amendment
noun an amendment to the u.s. const-tution, ratified in 1804, providing for election of the president and vice president by the electoral college: should there be no majority vote for one person, the house of representatives (one vote per state) chooses the president and the senate the vice president.
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- 13th amendment
noun an amendment to the u.s. const-tution, ratified in 1865, abolishing slavery.
- 14th amendment
noun an amendment to the u.s. const-tution, ratified in 1868, defining national citizenship and forbidding the states to restrict the basic rights of citizens or other persons. fourteenth amendment definition an amendment to the united states const-tution, adopted in 1868. it was primarily concerned with details of reintegrating the southern states after the civil war […]
- 14th baron berners
[tir-it-wil-suh n] /ˈtɪr ɪtˈwɪl sən/ noun gerald hugh, 14th baron berners [bur-nerz] /ˈbɜr nərz/ (show ipa), 1883–1950, english composer, painter, and author.