opposing legislation that requires the of students to schools outside their neighborhoods, especially as a means of achieving socioeconomic or racial diversity among students in a public school.
an occupation, profession, or trade: His business is poultry farming. the purchase and sale of goods in an attempt to make a profit. a person, partnership, or corporation engaged in commerce, manufacturing, or a service; profit-seeking enterprise or concern. volume of trade; patronage: Most of the store’s business comes from local families. a building or […]
the doctrines and teachings of John or his followers, emphasizing predestination, the sovereignty of God, the supreme authority of the Scriptures, and the irresistibility of grace. Compare . adherence to these doctrines. Contemporary Examples “Positive thinking starts in the 19th century as a somewhat reasonable response to Calvinism,” she explained. Why Are You So Damn […]
of or relating to government by an . belonging to or favoring the . characteristic of an ; having the manners, values, or qualities associated with the : aristocratic bearing; aristocratic snobbishness. Contemporary Examples Both ladies share commonalities in their beauty—Betty was a model when she met Draper, and Daisy was the aristocratic head-turner. Don […]
for or used in the prevention or treatment of : an anticancer drug. Contemporary Examples We are still relying on surgery, chemotherapy and other anticancer drugs, and radiation, just as we did 40 years ago. Are We Wasting Billions Seeking a Cure for Cancer? Margaret I. Cuomo October 1, 2012 One of the donors is […]