to make ; bring under the .
(transitive) to make feudal; create feudal institutions in (a society)
U.S. Politics. the use of irregular or obstructive tactics by a member of a legislative assembly to prevent the adoption of a measure generally favored or to force a decision against the will of the majority. an exceptionally long speech, as one lasting for a day or days, or a series of such speeches to […]
the addition of to the public water supply to reduce the incidence of tooth decay. Contemporary Examples Have you looked around the American Dental Association website for an explanation of how fluoridation actually works? Anti-Fluoriders Are The OG Anti-Vaxxers Michael Schulson July 26, 2016 Throughout the fifties, in city after city, fluoridation became the subject […]
preventing or resisting the buildup of moisture on a surface: an antifog fluid for camera lenses.
the act of a mortgage or pledge. Contemporary Examples foreclosure starts, according to the report, were at their lowest level since 2007. Housing Comeback Continues! Matthew Zeitlin November 14, 2012 Johnson cautioned that at the neighborhood level, foreclosure rates produce “small, marginal effects on the overall turnout rate.” Lower Voting Rates in Neighborhoods Hit By […]