intended to discourage the dumping of imported commodities, especially by imposing extra customs duties:
antidumping measures against foreign steel.
a sequence of rulers from the same family, stock, or group: the Ming dynasty. the rule of such a sequence. a series of members of a family who are distinguished for their success, wealth, etc. Contemporary Examples Fortieth-day gatherings of commemoration and national strikes turned the tide against the ill-fated Pahlavi dynasty in 1979. Use […]
- Anti eavesdropping
to listen secretly to a private conversation. Archaic. to eavesdrop on. water that drips from the eaves. the ground on which such water falls. verb -drops, -dropping, -dropped (intransitive) to listen secretly to the private conversation of others v. c.1600, probably a back-formation from eavesdropper. Related: Eavesdropping.
a member of the clergy or other person in religious orders. a member of the ecclesia in ancient Athens. . Historical Examples The words mean: Sweet-smelling, to make a scale, a fillet, an ecclesiastic. St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, May, 1878, No. 7. Various Is it your intention to condemn my […]
of or relating to the church or the clergy; churchly; clerical; not secular. Contemporary Examples So here, for your Christmas Eve pleasure, are 20 of my favorites, 10 from the ecclesiastical division and 10 secular. Yes, I Like Christmas Music. Stop Laughing. Michael Tomasky December 23, 2014 It seems that Bush is simply taking a […]